Observing San Francisco

by salamandersal

Today I led a training for the High School Explainers about the concepts in the Observatory Gallery. In order to explore the way we make observations about our city and geography, we drew maps of the Bay and compared our memories. We then looked at different kinds of maps of the bay and city. Here are my favorites…

This person took crime rates in SF and turned it into a topographical map.


This map take juxtaposes two things about about a neighborhood, gangs and cupcakes.

Map by Danya Al-Saleh For a larger version of the map click here.