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Environmental education maps, graphics and photos provided on this page are free to use for educational purposes, provided credit is given as noted below.

Materials provided on this page may be screen-captured, cropped, overlaid, edited and updated as needed for presentations, reports and other educational uses without the need to request permission.

Maps and photos

144 perspective aerial photos from around King County
Please provide photo credit, "Photo by Eli Brownell, King County Parks"
Perspective aerial photos
iMap - interactive maps of King County
Includes historic and current orthophotos* across King County
Please provide credit, "Map (or Photo) courtesy of King County" and include any other sources that display in the lower right of the map display. 
1936 aerial photo
Base maps icon

In iMap, click the base maps icon to see different map styles and aerial photos.

iMap layers icon

In iMap, click the layers icon to display or hide different map layers.

*An orthophoto is an aerial photo taken straight down at the ground to minimize distortion. Orthophotos can be used for map-making and measuring changes over time.

King County base map with shaded relief
Best edited in Adobe Illustrator - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
King County shaded relief base map
Land use and shaded relief map
Best edited in Adobe Illustrator - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
King County land use and shaded relief map
Snoqualmie watershed shaded relief map
Best edited in Adobe Photoshop - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
Snoqualmie watershed relief map

Infographics and illustrations

What is a watershed
Best edited in Adobe Illustrator - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
What is a watershed educational illustration
Puget Sound wild salmon life cycle
Best edited in Adobe Illustrator - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
Salmon life cycle educational illustration
Hydrologic cycle
Best edited in Adobe Illustrator - saved as pdf with layers and editing features
Hydrologic cycle educational illustration