ArcGIS Living Atlas

Living Atlas of the World Updates Improve the World Topographic Map

The World Topographic Map has been updated with new content!

As part of ArcGIS OnlineEsri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching these amazing resources.

This release incorporates brand new content for the entire State of Victoria, Australia from 1:9k to 1:1k, and select locations in the United States that include the entire State of Nebraska from 1:18k to 1:1k.

Contributor Spotlights

View this tour of the new and updated content in the World Topographic Map.

Let’s welcome our newest contributors:

State of Victoria, Australia, courtesy of VicMap API (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”State of Victoria, Australia” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=4c545fde2c25487abeda84670ee56f82&extent=145.8628,-37.2471,146.0988,-37.1349&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

State of Nebraska (Topo 1:18k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”State of Nebraska, USA” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=d44ad5f268e841988d717b009153a203&extent=-99.6518,41.569,-97.7635,42.4071&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Arlington, WA (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Arlington, WA” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=753de286ebb343b49c649330002089bf&extent=-122.1269,48.1934,-122.1195,48.1963&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Everett Community College (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Everett Community College” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=805ed2f050bd465b852790cee7b28940&extent=-122.2071,48.0046,-122.1997,48.0076&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Larimer County, CO (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Larimer County, CO” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=e233aa48f3ed4759b0a2157d87909678&extent=-105.6952,40.4386,-105.6362,40.4655&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Esri Denver Regional Office (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Esri Denver Regional Office” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=cee5b36b01a343979fe37aca7fc24465&extent=-105.1178,39.9184,-105.1142,39.9201&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Hagerstown, MD (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Hagerstown, MD” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=24bdfed53b0c46b5811256accda1639b&extent=-77.7204,39.6406,-77.713,39.644&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Lee County, FL (Topo 1:9k to 1:1k) New Contributor

[iframe width=”800″ height=”500″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no” marginheight=”0″ marginwidth=”0″ title=”Lee County, FL” src=”http://arcgis-content.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Embed/index.html?webmap=69ceb4a36bf841a489479517263eeec5&extent=-81.96,26.6278,-81.9527,26.6318&zoom=true&scale=true&disable_scroll=true&theme=light”]

Contributors in this Release

Community

Community Newsletter: Stay updated on program news, tips and tricks, user success stories, training events, and participant contributions by subscribing to the Community Maps Newsletter. You can have the newsletter sent right to your inbox by subscribing here.

Share your data: Do you want to join the growing community of Community Maps contributors?  It’s easy; just visit Community Maps for an overview and visit the Community Maps Contribution Process page for more information.

Share your story: How has contributing to the Living Atlas Community benefited your organization? Has your participation helped meet a particular challenge? Email us at communitymaps@esri.com so we can promote your success.

Feedback

For more information visit the Community Maps Program Resource Center.

If you have previously used the World_Topo_Map, you may need to clear your cache in order to see the updates.

If you have feedback on content, try our Topographic Map Feedback web map.

If you have other feedback or comments, please post them to the ArcGIS Online Discussion Group and the Living Atlas Discussion Group on GeoNet.


About the author

Shane is a Cartographic Specialist for Esri's ArcGIS Content Team. He curates and recruits content for the ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World through Esri's Community Maps Program, and explores and implements new and innovative delivery methods of providing geospatial information.

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