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Map of the Month 04/2014: Back in time feature on Géoportail
Map of the Month 03/2014: Tongariro National Park
Map of the Month 02/2014: Collins World Watch

The beautiful Map of the Month September is online – it’s the US Census Atlas

This month’s ICA Map of the Month is the Census Atlas of the United States by the Commerce Deptartment of the US Census Bureau.
At the last ICC in Chile it won the second jury prize in the category “Globes and Atlases”.

Get more information and have a look at the map! We have some nice zoomable pages of the atlas!

Category: General News

August’s Map of the Month is online – a geological map of the Pyrenees

This month’s ICA Map of the Month is the entitled Carte Géologique des Pyrénées. Despite the French title it is bilingual: French and Spanish. It was published by the institutes of minerology and geology of France and Spain.
At the last ICC in Chile it won the second jury prize in the category “Thematic Maps”.

Get more information and have a look at the map!

Category: General News

Map of the Month May is from France and combines nautical and terrestrical maps

This month’s ICA Map of the Month is the map SCAN Littoral® chart of the golfe du Morbihan (Brittany). It was published as a joint project between the French Navy Hydrographic and Oceanographic Service (SHOM) and the French National Geographic Institute (IGN). It consists of a seamless merging of SHOM’s nautical charts and IGN’s terrestrial maps. At the last ICC in Chile it won the second jury prize in the category “hydrography or maritime navigational charts”.

Get more information and have a look inside at the ICA website!

Category: General News

April’s Map of the Month is online: Portolan Charts

This month’s ICA Map of the Month is the map colletion Portolan Charts – The Medieval Representation of a Ploughed Sea (Les cartes portolanes. La representació medieval d’una mar solcada). It was published by the Inst. Cartogràfic de Catalunya. At the last ICC in Chile it was the “winner of the public vote”.

Get more information and have a look inside!

Category: General News

Second Map of the Month is online: The National Atlas of Spain

This month’s ICA Map of the Month is The National Atlas of Spain (1986–2008): Facsimile digital version. The digital atlas was published by the National Centre of Geographical Information and the National Geographic Institute of Spain and won in the category “Digital Products (Maps and Digital images)” at the last ICC in Chile. Have a look at it!

Category: General News
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