Innovation and Inspiration: The Campaign for Kansas University

Data - Geospatial (GIS) Resources


Kansas Access and Support Center's Elevation data

Includes elevation data for the state of Kansas by county including LiDAR and 2 meter elevation mosaics, hillshades, and National Elevation Datasets.


Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Data Center

Access to aerial photographs, digital elevation models, digital raster graphics, satellite imagery, and land cover data.


National Elevation Dataset (USGS)
"The NED serves as the elevation layer of The National Map, and provides basic elevation information for earth science studies and mapping applications in the United States. Scientists and resource managers use NED data for global change research, hydrologic modeling, resource monitoring, mapping and visualization, and many other applications." 


USGS's Earth Explorer

Includes Digital Elevation, Digital Line graphs, and LiDAR options as well as some satellite data.


Geospatial Data Gateway (USDA's Natural Resource Conservation Service)

Environmental and natural resources information available for download through an interactive mapping portal