- Software: QGIS 3.x
- OS: Any
- Updated: August 2021
The USDA publishes a REST service of their NAIP Program through ArcGIS Server. The NAIP Imagery is mosaic’d into one layer.
Open QGIS and go to the Open Data Manager
Go to the ArcGIS Rest Server Connection (This also works on 3.16 with the ArcGIS Map Server Connection). Click Edit and make a new NAIP Connection.
Paste https://gis.apfo.usda.gov/arcgis/rest/services/NAIP/USDA_CONUS_PRIME/ImageServer into the URL and give it a name. Click OK and then click Connect.
Add the image service to QGIS
You should have a connection to the NAIP Imagery