Output Product

NT Airborne Imagery


Monitoring active and/or recent fires, floods, storms, and subsidence
•Estimating biomass for carbon accounting, native vegetation mapping, and agriculture;
•Managing conservation areas (land and marine), environmental resources, estuaries and coastal w

Dataset Purpose

Imagery provides an analytical source and contextual background for decision making and supports multiple applications including:
•Emergency Services
•Natural resource management
•Sustainable human and land use development requirement


A panchromatic national coverage exists from 1947 to 1988 based on data held in the National Archives of Australia. From the 1970s to present various jurisdictions have carried out a variety of airborne surveys over regional and urban areas. Generally urban areas have higher resolution data.