World Maps – Place II – Population, Landscape and Environmental Estimates

Place II, (Columbia University) provides World Maps of Population, Landscape and Environmental Estimates based on data from NASA and other government agencies. 

The dataset Map Collection  provides maps in the areas of: Biomes, Climate Zone, Coastal Proximity, Elevation Zone, Population Density or a combination.

The World Maps are available in PDF or JPG for download and print out on a poster printer with little loss of detail.  They also look great when used with an  Interactive Whiteboard for illustration.  A must for Social Studies and Science teachers.

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One Comment on “World Maps – Place II – Population, Landscape and Environmental Estimates”

  1. I recently attended the IBM exhibition using databases and world maps with different subjects. The power of super computers using data to predict actions on a map on different dates in the future with various scenarios – amazing.