Cartography

Cartography

Cartography

Cartography is study and creation of maps, and with centuries of credible mapping available to us, we can compare and contrast landforms as they existed on the maps of ages past, against the latest satellite imagery.

Centuries of mapping the island of Marajo island in Brazil shows the recession of water and accessibility to the town of Belem, and is documented here.

Screen Shot 2017-07-13 at 9.42.55 PM.png
And here is a project that maps how rising sea levels could impact Maine’s coastline in the eastern U.S.