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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

Illinois River - Peoria

River Mile 80-158
Updated October 12, 2017
Peoria

Peoria is used to describe the region of the Illinois River that is impounded by the Peoria Lock and Dam. It extends from the Peoria Lock and Dam located near Peoria, Illinois, upstream to the Starved Rock Lock and Dam located near Utica, Illinois.

National Atlas and Seamless data server data have been moved to the National Map.
Image of the Peoria Reach

background information Aerial Photos (UMESC)

Orthoreferenced Color Infrared Images
In 2010, the EMP partnered with the USFWS to fly and acquire CIR digital aerial photography of Pools 1-13, Upper Mississippi River and Pools Alton–Marseilles, Illinois River at 8"/pixel and 16"/pixel respectively using a mapping-grade Applanix DSS439 digital aerial camera . The photography was collected at a minimum accuracy of 5-10 meters. These are the orthorectified photo mosaics for all or portions of the coverage area. The flights occurred during times of peak vegetation biomass, from August 13, 2010 through September 1, 2010. The mosaics are served as orthoreferenced JPEG2000 images.

jpg2000Metadata - 2010 Peoria Pool Orthoreferenced Color Infrared Image (455 MB JPG2000)


background information Aquatic Areas (UMESC)

ArcView Shapefile - z15n83Metadata - 1989 Aquatic Areas (136 KB z15n83 Shape)

background information Digital Lidar Derivatives

Lidar (Light Detection And Ranging) data are remotely sensed, high-resolution elevation data collected by airplane. The Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center processed these data to create Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), 0.5 meter contour lines, and pool-wide hillshade images. These data are a product of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Upper Mississippi River Restoration (UMRR) Program Long Term Resource Monitoring (LTRM) element, as distributed by the U.S. Geological Survey, Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin. Tier 1 products are derived directly from vendor-provided LAS-format (LASer) files that have not been cleaned or edited in order to serve the data as quickly as possible. Tier 1 data have been quality checked by the vendor and obvious errors removed, but some isolated errors often remain.

Quadrangle Name
DEMs
Contour
Chillicothe - 24K quad pz1h4_dem.exe (94 MB) pz1h4_con.exe (113 MB)
Depue - 24K quad ar3c3_dem.exe (92 MB) ar3c3_con.exe (122 MB)
Florid - 24K quad ar3b3_dem.exe (109 MB) ar3b3_con.exe (120 MB)
Germantown Hills - 24K quad pz1g4_dem.exe (24 MB) pz1g4_con.exe (31 MB)
Henry - 24K quad ar3a3_dem.exe (28 MB) ar3a3_con.exe (32 MB)
La Salle - 24K quad ar3c1_dem.exe (41 MB) ar3c1_con.exe (73 MB)
Lacon - 24K quad ar3a4_dem.exe (105 MB) ar3a4_con.exe (121 MB)
Peoria East - 24K quad pz1f5_dem.exe (60 MB) pz1f5_con.exe (88 MB)
Peoria West - 24K quad pz1f6_dem.exe (11 MB) pz1f6_con.exe (23 MB)
Princeton South - 24K quad ar3c4_dem.exe (11 MB) ar3c4_con.exe (18 MB)
Putnam - 24K quad ar3b4_dem.exe (56 MB) ar3b4_con.exe (58 MB)
Rome - 24K quad pz1h5_dem.exe (69 MB) pz1h5_con.exe (69 MB)
Spring Bay - 24K quad pz1g5_dem.exe (117 MB) pz1g5_con.exe (118 MB)
Spring Valley - 24K quad ar3c2_dem.exe (46 MB) ar3c2_con.exe (94 MB)
Starved Rock - 24K quad ar4c8_dem.exe (7 MB) ar4c8_con.exe (10 MB)
Hillshade image
First return
Last return
Peoria Reach 2011_peo_hsf.exe (251 MB) 2011_peo_hsl.exe (164 MB)

background information Digital Orthophoto Quadrangles (DOQ)

Digital orthophoto quadrangles (DOQ) are georeferenced images of aerial photographs that have had camera orientation and terrain displacements removed.

These data are being compressed and redistributed through this Web site as a service for program partners of the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center. If you require data for areas outside the Mississippi River floodplain, data sets made from photographs from a different year, or the uncompressed files, contact the EROS Data Center.

Quadrangle Name
Northwest
Southwest
Northeast
Southeast
Chillicothe - 24K quad
pz1h4nw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
pz1h4sw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
pz1h4ne_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
pz1h4se_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
Depue - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Florid - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
ar3b3se_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
Germantown Hills - 24K quad
pz1g4nw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
pz1g4sw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
N/A
N/A
Henry - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
La Salle - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Lacon - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Peoria East - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Peoria West - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
pz1f6se_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
Princeton South - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Putnam - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Rome - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Spring Bay - 24K quad
pz1g5nw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
pz1g5sw_doq.exe (2.4 MB)
pz1g5ne_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
pz1g5se_doq.exe (2.3 MB)
Spring Valley - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Starved Rock - 24K quad
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Composite Image
DOQ 
Peoria Reach  N/A

background information Digital Raster Graphics (DRG)

Digital raster graphic (DRG) files are scanned and rectified images of USGS quadrangles.

These data are being compressed and redistributed through this Web site as a service for program partners of the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center. If you require data for additional areas, the help button access information on which files are available through this Web site, the USGS National Mapping Center in Rolla, Missouri keeps a listing of sites that distribute DRG files through the Internet, and copies of the data can be ordered from the EROS Data Center (for a duplication and distribution fee).

Quadrangle Name
Original Image
Overlapping Image
Kewanee - 100K quad ar3_drg1.exe (6.4 MB) N/A
Ottawa - 100K quad ar4_drg1.exe (5.0 MB) N/A
Peoria - 100K quad pz1_drg1.exe (7.2 MB) N/A
Chillicothe - 24K quad N/A pz1h4_drg2.exe (4.6 MB)
Depue - 24K quad N/A ar3c3_drg2.exe (3.1 MB)
Florid - 24K quad N/A ar3b3_drg2.exe (3.0 MB)
Germantown Hills - 24K quad N/A pz1g4_drg2.exe (3.2 MB)
Henry - 24K quad N/A ar3a3_drg2.exe (3.4 MB)
La Salle - 24K quad N/A ar3c1_drg2.exe (4.1 MB)
Lacon - 24K quad N/A ar3a4_drg2.exe (3.2 MB)
Peoria East - 24K quad N/A pz1f5_drg2.exe (6.2 MB)
Peoria West - 24K quad N/A pz1f6_drg2.exe (5.3 MB)
Princeton South - 24K quad N/A ar3c4_drg2.exe (3.0 MB)
Putnam - 24K quad N/A ar3b4_drg2.exe (2.6 MB)
Rome - 24K quad N/A pz1h5_drg2.exe (2.7 MB)
Spring Bay - 24K quad N/A pz1g5_drg2.exe (4.6 MB)
Spring Valley - 24K quad N/A ar3c2_drg2.exe (2.9 MB)
Starved Rock - 24K quad N/A ar4c8_drg2.exe (3.2 MB)
Composite Image
100K Color
100K Gray Scale
Peoria Reach
drg_peo_clr100k_z15n83.exe (10.9 MB)
drg_peo_bw100k_z15n83.exe (10.8 MB)


Geodatabases

Since 1989 the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center through its association with the Upper Mississippi River Restoration Programs Long Term Resource Monitoring element, has been creating land cover/use and other riverine datasets for the Upper Mississippi River System. For background information on how these data sets were created and are attributed, see the associated metadata in each geodatabase.

data_peo.gdb.exe



Topobathy 

Separate Lidar and bathymetry data were collected on the Upper Mississippi River System (UMRS) by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Upper Mississippi River Restoration (UMRR) program. While many information needs can be met by using these data separately, in many cases seamless elevation data across the river and its floodplain are needed. This seamless elevation surface was generated by merging the Lidar and bathymetry data.

UMRR Peoria Reach Topobathy


Land Cover/Use

Since 1989 the Upper Midwest Environmental Center through its association with the Long Term Resource Monitoring Program has been creating land cover/use data sets for the Upper Mississippi River System. For background information on how these data sets were created and are attributed, activate the help buttons. A link to a freeware GIS data viewer that can read the Shape files is also available.

XMLKMZbackground informationArcView Shapefile - z15n83MetaData - 2010 Land Cover/Use (4.0 MB z15n83 Shape)
XMLKMZbackground informationArcView Shapefile - z15n83MetaData - 2000 Land Cover/Use (9.6 MB z15n83 Shape)
XMLKMZbackground informationArcView Shapefile - z15n83MetaData - 1989 Land Cover/Use version 1 (10.0 MB z15n83 Shape)
background informationUNIX format ASCII fileNT format ASCII fileArcView Shapefile - Z 15MetaData - 1989 Linear Land Cover/Use (60 KB UNIX) (91 KB NT) (79 KB Shape) The linear file contains data for features too narrow to be mapped as polygons.
background informationUNIX format ASCII fileNT format ASCII fileArcView Shapefile - Z 15ArcView Shapefile - Z16MetaData - 1989 Land Cover/Use - Satellite Data (1.1 MB UNIX) (1.1 MB NT) (767 KB Z15 Shape) (2.6 MB Z16 Shape)

background information Land/Water (UMESC)

Land/water is one of the classification attributes in the land cover/use data sets created by UMESC from aerial photography. These data are redistributed here as shape files with the boundaries of the region's 1:24,000-scale USGS quadrangles added to the data. This has been done because individuals working with ArcView have reported numerous problems if they attempt to perform a dissolve on the land cover/use data to create a land/water only shape file. Most printers cannot process the detailed land/water boundaries unless some form of a break line or lines are added.

ArcView Shapefile - z15n27ArcView Shapefile  - z15n83ArcView Shapefile - z16n27ArcView Shapefile - z16n83MetaData - 2000 Land/Water (2.4 MB z15n27 Shape) (2.4 MB z15n83 Shape) (2.4 MB z16n27 Shape) (1.7 MB z16n83 Shape)
ArcView Shapefile - z15n27ArcView Shapefile  - z15n83ArcView Shapefile - z16n27ArcView Shapefile - z16n83MetaData - 1989 Land/Water (2.4 MB z15n27 Shape) (2.4 MB z15n83 Shape) (2.5 MB z16n27 Shape) (2.5 MB z16n83 Shape)


background information River Miles (UMESC and SAST)

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers use a river mile measuring scheme to locate features on the Mississippi River. Two digital version of these data are available, one created by UMESC from stored on USGS quadrangles, and one created by the SAST project. The SAST data set differs from the UMESC data set in that some of the river mile markers were relocated by UMESC staff so they would fall within the navigation channel.

UNIX format ASCII fileNT format ASCII fileArcView Shapefile - Z 15Metadata - UMESC River Miles (50 KB UNIX) (80 KB NT) (44 KB Shape)
UNIX format ASCII fileNT format ASCII fileArcView Shapefile - Z 15Metadata - SAST River Miles (108 KB UNIX) (146 KB NT) (85 KB Shape)

background information UMRS Basin

UNIX format ASCII fileNT format ASCII fileArcView Shapefile - Z 15Metadata - 1993 Levees (359 KB Shape)


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