GIS Resources

General

The following sources have a multitude of data that crosses the categories listed below. Have fun exploring!

Air Quality & Pollution

Basemaps

Energy

  • The Colorado Energy & Carbon Management Commission (ECMC) has many of their data sets available for download as SHP files, which you may also browse online.
  • The US Energy Information Administration has almost 120 different data sets and maps which tend to the more national/generic and are best for large scale visualizations.

Geographic & Political Boundaries

Water

Wildlife

CU Boulder’s GeoLibrary repository has lakes, streams, and more in its wildlife conservation category.