Curated Content from ArcGIS Online

The Living Atlas is the foremost collection of authoritative, ready-to-use global geographic information ever assembled. The themed content in the Living Atlas is curated from content available in ArcGIS Online. The Living Atlas enables the exploration of people and places around the world, as well as the natural and man-made influences that impact them. Experience the benefit of on-demand access to valuable maps, data layers, tools, services, and apps to help you achieve your goals. Always changing and evolving, like our world, the Living Atlas contains information that impacts lives.

Categories

The Living Atlas includes maps and data on thousands of topics. Combine this information with your own work to create new maps and apps.

What Can You Do?

Use

Collections are organized by theme to make exploring and discovering ready-to-use maps and layers efficient and straightforward. Use these maps, data layers, tools, services, and apps to enhance your everyday work.
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Contribute

The Living Atlas is a collaborative effort between GIS users and Esri and its partners around the world. Whether it’s contributing data or nominating your maps and apps, there is a way for you to get involved.
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Nominate your maps and apps, or apply to contribute your data.

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Success Stories

Many communities and organizations have benefited from using the Living Atlas of the World. From nominating apps to contributing data, these stories showcase ways to get involved and take advantage of the benefits.

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