Grassroots Mapping is a series of participatory mapping projects involving communities in cartographic dispute. Seeking to invert the traditional power structure of cartography, the grassroots mappers used helium balloons and kites to loft their own “community satellites” made with inexpensive digital cameras.

Embed maps from Cartagen Knitter

March 31st, 2010 by Jeffrey Warren

Progress on Cartagen Knitter continues; a lot of detail-work but you can now embed maps you make on your own website with the handy “Embed” link.

Above, the Cantagallo community as mapped in January.

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