Illinois Land Cover Maps

The Illinois Land Cover Database is the most current and comprehensive inventory of the state’s surface cover.

1999-2000 Land Cover Maps
Here is the most recent land cover map based on 1999-2000 satellite imagery.

1991-1995 Land Cover Maps
Land Cover Atlas
Land Cover Map

Illinois Natural Resources Geospatial Data Clearinghouse
This site is a gateway to GIS data and imagery for Illinois. Available data sets include: geology, water resources, nature preserves, wildlife areas, land use, political boundaries, roads, census information, Public Land Survey, and much more.

Contact: Tom Heavisides
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
One Natural Resources Way
Springfield, Illinois 62702

Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Office of Realty and Environmental Planning