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Brand New Maps of Halifax Available Now!

Posted by Barbara Fordyce on

Map Resources just uploaded new 2 maps of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and they are sure to be a valuable resource for graphic designers with projects in that area. These Halifax maps were created with fully updated data, so you can be sure they are accurate and up-to-date. Like all Map Resources maps, the Halifax maps are fully editable, Adobe Illustrator files that you can edit to suit your project.  All features are in layers that you can turn on or off as needed.  All place names are font-based text, so you can easily change font, size and style. And because...

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Gifts (for Dad!) with Amazing Map Details - From Carved.com!

Posted by Bob Dahl on

Carved.com Offers iPhone Cases, Hip Flasks, and More - with Carved Maps! For all of us that love maps, now you can have your favorite location engraved in wood, and carry it with you everywhere! Did you know you could engrave any city map in the world onto a real wood phone case, or fancy metal hip flask? Have Your Favorite Map Engraved in Wood, and Carry it with You Everywhere! Remember when you had to fold or roll your maps? Those maps still have the power of nostalgia and beauty. If there is a city you love or want to...

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Our Largest USA Map... Ever

Posted by Barbara Fordyce on

Map Resources just released its largest USA map ever... possibly the world's largest digital map of the USA! This big boy measures in at 75 x 50 inches (190 x 127 cm).  Plus it's vector format, so that means users can enlarge to their heart's content.  And the large dimensions allow for extremely detailed line work, resulting in intricately drawn roads, borders, rivers and coastlines that print beautifully even when enlarged It's a great choice for any wall size graphics like posters, museum walls, trade show graphics. Click through to the map, then use Zoom tool to examine the incredible detail! SaveSaveSave...

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Great Mapping Tool for Predicting Your Garden Blooms

Posted by Andrea Schultz on

Wondering what the early spring temps might do to your garden?  You can check out the expected effects at the National Phenology Network, where they study cyclic and seasonal natural phenomena, especially in relation to climate and plant and animal life. Using the visualization tool, you can enter the specific species you're interested in, and see how they will fare this year in your area.  SaveSave

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Congressional Districts Updated for 6 US States

Posted by Barbara Fordyce on

Last year, congressional district borders changed in 6 US states: AZ, AL, CA, FL, NC, VA.  Map Resources just released updates for all 6 states. Each district is an object that can be selected and modified.  District numbers also appear on the map.   You can purchase any state for $29.95, or get all 50 states for only $199.  The Congressional District Collection includes Adobe Illustrator (AI) and PowerPoint (PPT) format maps.       USA Country Maps were also updated with the new congressional district boundaries. USA with Congressional Districts USA with Congressional Districts & Counties USA with Congressional...

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