​​Standard and Custom Important Farmland Maps

Map products include both paper and digital formats! 

Please download the product order form or contact us for more information:

Standard Map Products
Important Farmland Maps

Printed color maps are available at a scale of 1:100,000 or 1:120,000.  Published on a county basis. 

Full size PDF versions of the maps are available.

Digital spatial data (GIS)
Download data directly to GIS systems. For information on FTP site structure, please enter via the
FTP Readme page.  Don't forget the metadata!
​California Important Farmland Finder (CIFF)​An online tool​ for accessing the latest map and statistical data. Search by county, address, zip code, lat/long coordinates, or the geolocate function on your mobile device. Users can place points, digitize areas of interest, and obtain Important Farmland acreages.
Important Farmland in California, 2014

Color map showing current land use within the FMMP survey area, available in four sizes, is available on our FTP site (PDF).​

Regional maps

New! 2014 maps of the San Joaquin Valley and Southern California depicting urban change from 1984-2014 are now available.

Are available on our FTP site (PDF, 6 to 18 MB).  Formatted for 36" plotter or available as paper maps. 
Custom Map Products
Map enlargements* and overlays


Printed color enlargements or digital files (PDF) showing farmland information at the scale of your choice.  Various file formats.  Limited cartographic enhancement.  A few examples can be found on this page.  

The CIFF online tool​ ​(see above) can be used to locate your area of interest and obtain Important Farmland acreages.

The county PDF maps posted on the FTP site can also be used for zooming in and printing your area of interest.

Maps & Graphics on this Site
New! Important Farmland Time Series An online tool​ to view the Important Farmland map data as a time series, from 1984 to the present.
Survey Area Map Indicates extent of FMMP mapping in 49 counties.
Sample map enlargements (PDF) Examples of these digital snapshots are available on this page.
* Please note that publication and/or use of FMMP data at scales greater than 1:100,000 is considered to be an enlargement.