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Friday, November 27, 2015
The 15,000-Year History of a River in Oregon Rendered in Data
Art Meets Cartography: The 15,000-Year History of a River in Oregon Rendered in Databy Christopher Jobson on November 25, 2015
When considering the historical path of a river, it’s easy to imagine a torrential flood that causes a stream to overflow its banks, or a drought that brings a body of water to a trickle. The reality of a river’s history is vastly more complex, as the artery of water gradually changes directions over thousands of years, shifting its boundaries imperceptibly inch by inch.