QGIS – Using Tennessee’s Basemap Imagery

  • QGIS: 3.20
  • OS: Any
  • Updated: August 2021

The State of TN publishes an imgge layer through ArcServer and it’s publicly accessible and can be used with QGIS.

Open QGIS and open the Data Source Manager.

Click on the ArcGIS Rest Server. In Earlier versions this may be called ArcGIS Map Server.

For the URL Use: https://tnmap.tn.gov/arcgis/rest/services/BASEMAPS/IMAGERY/MapServer . Give the Connection a Name

Select your new connection and click the connect button.

Enjoy your new TN Basemap Imagery

QGIS Showing Basemap imagery

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