Frenchman Bay Atlas Project

This Atlas was produced at College of the Atlantic but its creation was motivated by the formation of the Frenchman Bay Partners, a group seeking a sustainable economic and ecological future for the Frenchman Bay region (

The PDF Atlas references the sources of geographical data used in the atlas. The Online Atlas is a GIS mapping program that allows the user to interact and combine the various data layers in unique ways, unlike the paper maps.

Version 1.0 August 2012
Edited by Alex Brett, Chris Petersen, and Gordon Longsworth ’91


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Presentations: (hosted via Google Docs)

A Visual Analysis of Great Duck Island

MDI LiDAR Analysis

Community Analyst for ArcGIS demo

MDI Suitability for Development Exercise

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