This section of the website is devoted to course content developed as part of the VCU Center for Environmental Studies Advanced Data Visualization Course, ENVS 643.
- Leaflet.js as a Visualization Tool (2/19/2019) - Often, when scientists and policy makers attempt to communicate relevant issues impacting individuals, the data and science communicated may not placed in a context that makes the information compelling to the information consumers. Visual cues and mapping can prove to be useful tools in this process, providing geographic context and relevancy to individuals. [...]
- Leaflet As a Mapping Resource (3/13/2019) - Leaflet Maps Marker is a VCU WordPress Plugin which creates a map viewer with data. Additional capability can be added as well as more advanced mapping. In this exercise, a map showing the City of Richmond public library locations will be created and embedded in a Rampages WordPress post. The data [...]