23 datasets found

  • Siegfried Map

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Topographische Atlas der Schweiz was published over the period from 1870 to 1926, initially under the leadership of Colonel Hermann Siegfried. This was the first complete de...

    • JPG
    • SERVICE
  • Declination Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Geomagnetic maps are the result of measurements of total intensity, declination and inclination. The declination describes the angle formed between magnetic and geographic north...

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • Image strips swisstopo

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In context of the update cycle of the national maps and the production of the orthoimage mosaic SWISSIMAGE, swisstopo records the whole area of Switzerland with aerial image str...

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • Landsat Mosaic of Switzerland

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The mosaic of Landsat satellite images is a composition of 20 individual images taken by the American satellite Landsat 5, in the years 1990 to 1994. It is a unique set of image...

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • UNESCO World cultural heritage

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Geography

    The Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage (World Heritage Convention, SR 0.451.41) was signed at the UNESCO General Conference in 1972....

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • Register of polluted sites in the area of public transport (RPS FOT)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    A publicly available register of the polluted sites in the area of public transport. The register provides information about the polluted sites (in accordance with the Contamina...

    • ZIP
    • PostGIS Layer
    • SERVICE
  • Comparison of discharge and water gauge data with hazard levels

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The map shows the current discharge at all the stations, as compared with flood hazard levels.

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • Generalised background map for the representation of hydrological data

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In addition to the outline of Switzerland, the generalised background map displays a simplified, reduced watercourse network and some selected cities for improved orientation at...

    • ZIP
    • .asc)
    • SERVICE
  • Comparison of discharge and water gauge data of the past 24 hours with hazard...

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The map shows the peak discharge of the past 24 hours at allthe stations, as compared with flood hazard levels.

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE
  • Flow-path map for erosion risk

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The flow-path map shows the new calculated flow paths for surface runoff (L-factor of the universal soil loss equation or of the erosion risk map) on the agriculturally producti...

    • ESRI ArcInfo ASCII GRID
    • SERVICE
  • Waste incineration plants (MWI)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Waste incineration is the burning of combustible waste components to reduce the volume of the waste while using the energy it contains.In 2017, Switzerland had 30 municipal wast...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Nuclear Power Plants

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Nuclear power plants are facilities for the commercial generation of electrical power from controlled nuclear fission. The four Swiss nuclear power plants have a total output of...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories – consultation stage 2

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Wind energy plants

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Wind energy plants utilise the kinetic energy of airflow to rotate turbine blades. The mechanical energy that is produced in this way is then converted by a generator into elect...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Statistics on hydropower plants (WASTA)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The "Statistics on hydropower plants" (WASTA) contain data concerning the Swiss hydropower plants with an output of at least 300 kW. This includes technical data relating to asp...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Compensation for losses due to the use of hydraulic power (CLHPO)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Protected areas under the terms of the Ordinance of 25 October 1995 on Compensation for Losses due to the Use of Hydraulic Power (CLHPO), based on contractual regulations betwee...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan is an overlying federal government planning and co-ordination instrument for the expansion and further development of the high-v...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Cleantech: Pilot, demonstration and flagship projects

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The term cleantech is applied to technology, products, processes and services which are energy efficient and conserve resources. They therefore help reduce pollution of the envi...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Aerial Images swisstopo b / w

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The aerial imagery catalogue of swisstopo comprises around 500’000 analogue aerial photographs (black and white, colour or infrared colour). About 320’00 aerial images are repre...

    • ZIP
    • SERVICE