About the Site
Welcome to Ask Dr. Map! This web site contains answers to questions about maps submitted to Dr. Map, the anonymous author of the column "Ask Dr. Map", printed bi-monthly in the ACSM Bulletin, a popular science magazine of the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping. This site contains material that is copyrighted, but with the author's permission this material can be used in other publications. For questions and queries, send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Dr. Map has a Ph.D. and a cartographic license, and is not afraid to use the latter!