Image Gallery: Digital and Print Resources

The following print and digital resources are available for public use. Please, note that the images embedded throughout the website may also be downloaded to your computer. Simply right-click on the image and highlight "Save picture as." Then, choose a local storage location and file name. Graphics will be added to this page as they are developed, so check back often.

Satellite Image Maps

Highlands Region:  Landsat Imagery

Highlands Region: Landsat Satellite Imagery

Landsat satellite composite image of the Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut Highlands (1999–2002). The map was originally composed for and exhibited at the USDA-Forest Service Highlands Study Team workshop held at Rutgers University in July 2005.
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Highlands From Space I

The Highlands From Space I

This map was originally composed for and exhibited at many USDA-Forest Service NY-NJ Highlands Regional Assessment Update functions (2002; 2003 revision).
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Highlands From Space II

The Highlands From Space II

This map was originally composed for and exhibited at many USDA-Forest Service NY-NJ Highlands Regional Assessment Update functions (2002; 2004 revision).
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Thematic Maps

NJ Highlands Planning and Preservation Areas


NJ Highlands Planning and Preservation Areas

This map was originally prepared for and exhibited at several Rutgers Agricultural Extension outreach meetings (May 2005). The composition summarizes the provisions of the NJ Water Protection and Planning Act, and illustrates the extent of the planning and preservation areas in each of the effected counties.
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Discovering NJ's Southern Highlands

NJ's Southern Highlands

This map was originally created for the Green Map System (May 2005; October revision). The composition illustrates historic, cultural, and natural features that are unique to the southern portion of the New Jersey Highlands. A combination of descriptive text and globally recognized visual language result in an engaging and educational image.
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NY - NJ Highlands Land Cover Change Animation:
1972, 1984, 1995, 2000

Highlands Land Cover Change

This map was originally composed for and exhibited at many USDA-Forest Service NY-NJ Highlands Regional Assessment Update functions (2001).
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