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Willamette River Lidar – MAP, Colossal, Treehugger, and American Scientist

The big blue Willamette River Lidar image keeps popping up online and in print! In the past 5 months it has been included in the map anthology MAP: Exploring the World (Phaidon Press), featured on the popular websites Colossal and Treehugger, and published in an article just this week in American Scientist magazine.


MAP: Exploring the World

Here is an additional article highlighting 6 maps from MAP: Exploring the World, including the Willamette River.

Cartographic Perspectives, Special Issue on Aesthetics

The Willamette River was featured on the cover of Cartographic Perspectives Issue #73 and in the enclosed article titled “A Lay Mapmaker’s Perspective on the Dilemma of Cartographic Design” by Johannes Moenius.  Read the article here.

Portland Monthly – Willamette River’s History

Portland Monthly magazine published a short interview and article on The Willamette River titled “The Willamette River’s History”.  Check out the story here.

Explorations of Cascadian Cartography

Here’s a video from the Explorations of Cascadian Cartography show highlighting Pacific Northwest cartographers, including work by Daniel E. Coe for the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries: