Swine Flu on Google Maps

View H1N1 Swine Flu in a larger map

H1N1 Swine flu in 2009

  • Pink markers are suspect
  • Purple markers are confirmed or probable
  • Deaths lack a dot in marker
  • Yellow markers are negative

Professional Land Surveyor Source: Google Maps

In case you forgot how important and ingrained GIS has become or how important mapping can be to the public in general, in this case to fight a major health epidemic/pandemic, check out this interactive Google Map (and data) showing the spread of the new Swine Flu

Eric D. Colburn, PLS, "The Geo-Business Innovator", helps geo-professionals improve through innovative solutions, mastery of marketing and business growth strategies, and coaching/training. Eric is a successful, serial entrepreneur, podcaster, industry writer, product development consultant, and RI licensed professional land surveyor.

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One comment on “Swine Flu on Google Maps
  1. Sam says:

    a great post. very informative at a glance when planning global travel. thanks man!