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Online mapping resources overview
This will serve as a guide to accessing & using resources that allow you to make and export a map online, either using data you provide, or data provided by the platform.
TerraScope is a map-based interface for exploring IPUMS Terra's population and environmental data.
Topics: Demographics, education, employment and housing characteristics
Format: Area-level data describing geographic units
Sources: National censuses
Topic: Land cover, agricultural land use, climate
Format: Raster data (spatial grids)
Sources: Satellite imagery, weather stations, agricultural censuses
TerraScope requires to
login to download data.
IPUMS Terra data are available free of charge. Before using the data, researchers must complete their registration and agree to abide by the usage license.