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- Version 2.0: August 2014
- Updated and added data layers; reorganized data catalog
- Added data abstracts to Table of Contents
- Added exlusion layers and report
- Added ability to control drawing order and transparency of individual layers
- Updated Help tool to describe new features
- Rebuilt map viewer user open source technologies
- Switched from Flash to more current technology and increased system compatibility
- New architecture allows cost-effective system scalability and addition of advanced geoprocessing
- Version 1.4.4: June 2013
- Added pending Solar ROW Applications mapping layer.
- Added BLM Solar Development Exclusions layers.
- Added USGS Hydrologic Unit Boundary layers. (Hydrography/Watershed Group)
- Version 1.4.3: February 2013
- Added Agua Caliente SEZ to Solar Energy Zones layer.
- Added EPA Re-Powering America’s Land layer (Land Management Group)
- Version 1.4.2: October 2012
- Updated Potential BLM Solar Development Areas layers to match Solar Energy Development PEIS Record of Decision.
- Version 1.4.1: July 2012
- Updated layers for the Solar PEIS alternatives.
- Version 1.4: May 2012
- Added interactive panorama tool.
- Version 1.3.1: April 2012
- Added SEIA Solar Facility Location, EPA Brownfield Sites, and DOD Formerly Used Defense Site layers.
- Added USGS GAP Protected Areas Database report type.
- Version 1.3: February 2, 2012
- Added instructional video about using Solar Mapper.
- Added EPA Level III Ecoregion layer.
- Added USGS Protected Areas Database layer.
- Version 1.1.1: October 27, 2011
- Added Modified BLM Action Alternatives described in the Supplement to the Draft Solar PEIS.
- Updated data content for ACEC, National Monument, and SRMA protected lands layers.
- Version 1.1: June 17, 2011
- Added National Parks, National Monuments, and Corridor layers.
- Added Report, Measure, and Help tools.
- Added web pages with introductory information.
- Version 1.0: December 16, 2010 (launch)