Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº 130: wwii, birds, cassini, exhibition, density

  • Data documentary about the cost in lives of the Second World War (WWII) http://www.fallen.io/ww2/

  • European portal of data and maps about bird census and migrations http://www.eurobirdportal.org/ebp/en/#home/GRUGRU/p2013/HIRRUS/p2013/

  • New high resolution digitalization of the Cassini map of France, with place names search http://blog.bnf.fr/gallica/index.php/2015/06/05/la-carte-generale-de-la-france-de-cassini/

  • Virtual exhibition “The map as a government tool: 100th anniversary of the creation of the geographic and geologic departments of Catalonia” (in Catalan) http://mapamancomunitat.icgc.cat/inici/

  • Urban density changes in Manhattan over 210 years in a 3D animation http://www.citylab.com/housing/2015/06/watch-210-years-of-manhattan-densification-in-2-minutes/394736/