Aerial Photos Index Maps by Decade (ALL FLIGHTS)

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Decade Place Scale Flight Map Digitized status
1970-1979 1970 California coastline from Pismo Beach (San Luis Obispo County) north to Half Moon Bay (San Mateo County)
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Big Sur
Capitola
Carmel Valley
Coastline Only, Monterey County
Coastline Only, San Mateo County
Coastline only, Santa Cruz County
Elkhorn Slough
Greyhound Rock
Half Moon Bay
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Los Padres National Forest
Marina
Monterey City and Peninsula
Natural Bridges
Pajaro River Valley
Pescadero
Pillar Point
San Lorenzo River Mouth
San Luis Obispo County Coastline
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Soquel Point
Waddell Creek Basin
1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1970 No
1970-1979 1971 Color IR Santa Cruz and San Mateo Counties, Monterey County (partial), Santa Clara County (partial), San Benito County (partial), and Alameda County (partial)
ALL of Santa Cruz county
ALL of San Mateo county
Alameda County
Almaden
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Ben Lomond
Big Basin State Park
Boulder Creek
Capitola
Corralitos
Crystal Springs Resevoir
Elkhorn Slough
Felton
Gilroy
Greyhound Rock
Half Moon Bay
Hollister
Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo
La Honda
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Los Gatos
Montara State Beach
Morgan Hill
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
Palo Alto
Pescadero
Pillar Point
Pogonip
San Francisco
San Francisco Airport
San Jose City
San Jose Airport
San Jose State University Campus
San Juan Bautista
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Clara Valley
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Watsonville Airport
Wilder Ranch
1:120,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1971_Color_IR No
1970-1979 1971 Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties Flight ABG ALL of Monterey county 1:20,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 19711 Yes
1970-1979 1972-73 Monterey County,Orthophoto Project with overlap into Santa Cruz, San Benito, Santa Clara, Fresno, Kings, and San Luis Obispo Counties
ALL of Monterey county
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Big Sur
Carmel
Carmel Valley
Corralitos
Elkhorn Slough
Fort Hunter Liggett
Fort Ord
Gonzales
Greenfield
Hollister
Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo
Jolon
King City
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Los Padres National Forest
Marina
Merced County
Monterey Airport
Monterey City and Peninsula
Pajaro River Valley
Pinnacles National Monument
Salinas
San Ardo
San Juan Bautista
Soledad
Watsonville
1:80,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1972-73 No
1970-1979 1972-X Santa Cruz County with Overlap into adjoining counties ALL of Santa Cruz county 1:6,000 + Aerial photo index map flight: 1972x No
1970-1979 1973-74 Santa Cruz Mountains, including part of San Mateo and Santa Clara counties.
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Ben Lomond
Boulder Creek
Capitola
Corralitos
Felton
Greyhound Rock
La Honda
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pogonip
San Lorenzo River Mouth
San Lorenzo River Valley
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Wilder Ranch
1:15,840 Aerial photo index map flight: 1973-74 No
1970-1979 1973-Color San Andreas Fault Zone
Corralitos
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
San Andreas Fault Zone
San Juan Bautista
1:10,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 19731 Yes
1970-1979 1974 Color IR : Santa Cruz County, with overlap into the adjoining counties; coverage includes features such as Ano Nuevo and Elkhorn Slough.
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Capitola
Castroville
Corralitos
Elkhorn Slough
Felton
Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
San Juan Bautista
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Wilder Ranch
1:24,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1974_Color_IR No
1970-1979 1974 Color San Andreas Fault Zone, including Zayante Fault and Vergales Fault ; portions of Santa Cruz County, Santa Clara County, San Benito County, and Monterey County
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Capitola
Castroville
Corralitos
Elkhorn Slough
Felton
Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
San Juan Bautista
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Wilder Ranch
1:36,000 + Aerial photo index map flight: 1974_Color No
1970-1979 1974-X Santa Cruz County ALL of Santa Cruz county 1:12,000 + Aerial photo index map flight: 1974x No
1970-1979 1975 Santa Cruz County Flight SCZCO ALL of Santa Cruz county 1:63,360 Aerial photo index map flight: 1975_sczco_index1-72 Yes
1970-1979 1975-B Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo 1:24,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1975b No
1970-1979 1976 Montara Beach, San Mateo County Montara State Beach 1:6,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1976 No
1970-1979 1976 Oversize Santa Cruz Mountains (partial)
La Honda
Montara State Beach
Nisene Marks State Park
1:32,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1976_Oversized No
1970-1979 1976-77 Color California Coastline
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Big Sur
Capitola
Carmel
Coastline Only, Monterey County
Coastline Only, San Mateo County
Coastline only, Santa Cruz County
Greyhound Rock
Half Moon Bay
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Los Padres National Forest
Marina
Montara State Beach
Monterey City and Peninsula
Natural Bridges
Pajaro River Valley
Pescadero
Pillar Point
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Soquel Point
Waddell Creek Basin
Wilder Ranch
1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1976-77_Color No
1970-1979 1976-X Santa Cruz County
ALL of Santa Cruz county
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Ben Lomond
Boulder Creek
Capitola
Corralitos
Felton
Greyhound Rock
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
Pogonip
San Lorenzo River Mouth
San Lorenzo River Valley
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Watsonville Airport
Wilder Ranch
1:12,000 + Aerial photo index map flight: 1976x No
1970-1979 1977-A Wilder Ranch State Park, Santa Cruz County Wilder Ranch n/a Aerial photo index map flight: 1977a No
1970-1979 1977-B Point Lobos State Reserve Carmel 1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1977b No
1970-1979 1977-X Santa Cruz County ALL of Santa Cruz county 1:6,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1977x No
1970-1979 1978 Color Los Padres National Forest
Big Sur
Fort Hunter Liggett
Los Padres National Forest
San Luis Obispo County Coastline
1:24,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1978_Color No
1970-1979 1978-B Color Central California coastline; Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Mateo Counties
Ano Nuevo
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Big Sur
Capitola
Carmel
Coastline Only, Monterey County
Coastline Only, San Mateo County
Coastline only, Santa Cruz County
Elkhorn Slough
Greyhound Rock
Half Moon Bay
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lighthouse Field
Live Oak
Los Padres National Forest
Marina
Montara State Beach
Monterey City and Peninsula
Natural Bridges
Pajaro River Valley
Pescadero
Pillar Point
San Lorenzo River Mouth
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Soquel Point
Waddell Creek Basin
Wilder Ranch
1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1978b_Color No
1970-1979 1978-C/D California Coastline Flight DPR-AIH
Ano Nuevo
Coastline Only, San Mateo County
Coastline only, Santa Cruz County
Greyhound Rock
Half Moon Bay
Montara State Beach
San Francisco
Waddell Creek Basin
1:2,400 Aerial photo index map flight: 1978-C_Aerial_Photo_Index_1 Yes
1970-1979 1979 Color Central California Coastline
Elkhorn Slough
Pajaro River Valley
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979_Color No
1970-1979 1979-A Marina, Beach Dunes area Marina 1:3,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979a No
1970-1979 1979-B Castle Rock Ridge State Park Santa Clara Valley 1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979b No
1970-1979 1979-C Henry Willard Coe State Park Henry Coe State Park 1:12,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979c No
1970-1979 1979-D Hollister Hills State Vehicular Recreation Area ; Fremont Peak State Park Hollister Hills and Fremont Peak State Park and San Justo 1:6,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979d No
1970-1979 1979-E Little Sur River State Park Big Sur 1:6,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979e No
1970-1979 1979-F Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park Big Sur 1:6,000 Aerial photo index map flight: 1979f No
1970-1979 1979-X Santa Cruz County
ALL of Santa Cruz county
Antonelli Pond
Aptos and La Selva Beach
Ben Lomond
Big Basin State Park
Boulder Creek
Capitola
Corralitos
Felton
Greyhound Rock
La Selva Beach/Aptos
Lick Observatory and Mt. Hamilton
Live Oak
Natural Bridges
Nisene Marks State Park
Pajaro River Valley
Pogonip
San Lorenzo River Mouth
San Lorenzo River Valley
San Luis Obispo County Coastline
Santa Cruz City
Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor
Scotts Valley
Soquel Point
University of California, Santa Cruz Campus
Waddell Creek Basin
Watsonville
Watsonville Airport
Wilder Ranch
1:6,000 + Aerial photo index map flight: 1979x No