Google Earth and History

In playing around with Google Earth tonite, I got a chance to experiment with a cool feature called historical imagery. I used it see how the coastal development in the PKAP survey area had changed over time and it was amazing to see how much the area changed in just 5 years.  It is easy to see how urban creep or expansion is threatening our survey area. If you are interested in trying this out, make sure that you have Google Earth 5.0.

2003 Imagery

2008 Imagery


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