Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº198: styles, colours, redlining, emergencies, elections, martian

  • Free reusable custom styles to use with Google Maps https://snazzymaps.com/

  • Reno NV colours, according to the palette extracted from images from several city locations http://colorreno.com/

  • Bank fined for “redlining” minorities geographic areas http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2015/09/25/what-it-looks-like-when-a-bank-structures-its-business-to-avoid-minorities/

  • Virtual team to assist on emergencies activated from social networks http://m.rue89.nouvelobs.com/node/261396

  • 27S Catalan elections explained with 9 maps http://www.naciodigital.cat/seccio/elsmapesdel27s

  • The ICA commission on planetary cartography releases a map for The Martian https://planetcarto.wordpress.com/2015/09/24/the-traverse-of-the-martian-bookmovie-map/