GIS Monthly Maps 2020
The Teagasc 'Map of the Month' is a series of mapscreated by the spatial analysis unit. They use a number of scouces to create these maps including the Ordnance Survey of Ireland, the Central Statistics Office, and Earth observation satellites, and remote sensing technologies.
December - The shape of the land
Cartographers: Dr Jesko Zimmermann
View map here: The shape of the land
The December map looks at the land itself. We show the different landforms as described by the Geological Survey of Ireland's Physiographic Units, and how the land left it's mark in our cultural memory within the names of Irish townlands.