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Landmap Kaia - Search, View and Download data

  • Search

    - Discover the Optical & Thermal, Radar, Elevation and UKMap Collections - Search using keywords, date or spatial extent - Browse collections using the data tree (recommended). - Search by placename using the Gazetteer tab.

  • View

    - Preview the data interactively using WMS and view enhanced ISO 19115 XML metadata - Change the opacity to view between overlaid data layers - Use simple interactive tools to explore the data - New basemap layers included such as Bing Maps and Edina OS OpenStream WMS

  • Download - Original File
    Download - Original File

    - Download all the satellite imagery - Use the only download mechanism for accessing UKMap, Modern and Historic Aerial Photography - Get the XML metadata file delivered with the data when clicking Download Original File' option

  • Download - Clip-Zip-Ship
    Download - Clip-Zip-Ship

    - Choose the number of spectral bands to download - Refine the spatial extent - Submit your data request by email and receive a data download link via your inbox

User Manual & Interactive Help Guide

Please read the Kaia User Manual v3.1 PDF (2.7 MB) before using the Landmap Kaia client, which gives step-by-step detail on how to download data from the Data Collections.

For help with specific tools/tabs please refer to the Interactive Kaia Help Guide

Supported Browsers

The following browsers have been tested:

Landmap Kaia works best with Firefox; it also supports Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

Individual Registration

You need to be registered for the Landmap Service and agree to the terms and conditions to use the Landmap Kaia download facility.

Further Assistance

For any further enquiries regarding Landmap Kaia please contact our helpdesk.

Landmap Kaia Screencast Series

The Landmap Kaia Screencast series aims to improve the usability of Landmap Kaia through the provision of short step by step guides on the different ways users can search for, view and download spatial data in Landmap Kaia. The content of the series is as follows:

  • Screencast 1 - Registering for Landmap and Logging into Landmap Kaia
  • Screencast 2 - Changing basemaps, zooming and adjusting the transparency between layers
  • Screencast 3 - Using the Gazateer Tool to Locate Areas of Interest within Landmap Kaia
  • Screencast 4 - Searching for Spatial data using the Search Tools in Landmap Kaia
  • Screencast 5 - Viewing and Explaining Metadata in Landmap Kaia
  • Screencast 6 - Download Options and Downloading Original Files in Landmap Kaia
  • Screencast 7 - Downloading data using the Clip-Zip-Ship Download Method in Landmap Kaia

Please visit our Landmap Kaia Screencast page to watch the series.