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LOOK: 'Circulatory' and 'skeletal' maps of the Philippines

Dec 18, 2017 - 8:30 PM

For Filipino geographer and cartographer David Garcia, making maps can be useful in urban planning and disaster preparedness

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Making maps useful for addressing disasters and climate change

Aug 02, 2017 - 6:37 PM

In a time when people are increasingly exposed to the factors of disaster and climate change I believe that usable maps can help people make a difference

UNDERSTANDING MAPS. This is a screenshot of the maps on landslide and flood susceptibility from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (Mines and Geosciences Bureau). The maps are in jpeg format, and require considerable work for reuse.