How do I print a map?
  1. Use the Zoom Tool to zoom to the area of interestZoom Tool ButtonNote: The map will clip to the center of what is visible in the web browser, see image below for example.Display area where map clips to
  2. Select the layers you wish to include from the Layer Lists. Use the Draw toolset to create arrows or highlights if desired.Draw Tool Button
  3. Click on the print iconPrint Button
  4. In the print options window, create a Title for your Map or use the default name in the Map Title field
  5. Select common layout sizes using the pulldown optionLayout Drop Down
  6. Select the Format “Image” type you want to use (example - PDF, JPG, etc)Format Drop Down
  7. Click print.  The map will appear in as a clickable file you can save to your computer or device.Clickable File to Print
  8. The map will appear in the browser with title, scale etc.  To save the map, click the download button in the top right corner of the browserDownload Button

Advanced Options: Select Advanced options and put in a mapping scale and other options you can check on/off.  You can also specify units you want to use for your map.

Advanced Button

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1. How can I search for a property by address?
2. How can I zoom to my current location?
3. How can I get back to the map of Whatcom County?
4. How do I adjust layers visibility and drawing order?
5. How do I measure distance or area?
6. How can I add my own text and markup to a map?
7. How do I print a map?
8. Why is the map responding slowly?