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Some maps are made to present specific types of information. These are called special purpose maps. Special purpose maps often include information about:
  • Climate
  • Vegetation
  • Natural Resources
  • Population Density
  • Historical Expansion

Pictures:
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^ This is an example of few special purpose maps for New Jersey.

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^ This is an example of a special purpose map stating how many safety programs about abuse and violence there were in
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^ This is an example of a special purpose map about plant hardiness zones

This is an example of a special purpose map about the growth of unemployment from January 2007-September 2009:



v This little girl knows all the places on the maps!



Make your own special purpose map here

Savannah Gibbs