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Avenza Announces Results of MAPublisher Map Competition

October 15, 2001
Avenza Systems Inc., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, announced the final results of the 2001 MAPublisher Map Competition.

Over 40 maps were received in eight categories. The Best Map prize of a Palm Vx went to The Louisiana Geological Survey, Baton Rouge, La. for the Official Map of Louisiana 2000. Winners included:

MAPublisher Competition Grand Prize Winner Official Map of Louisiana 2000: Louisiana Geological Survey, Batton Rouge, La.

Academic (Individual) Category: First Prize Winner Scotland – Splendor and Beauty: Jeff Marshall, Sir Sandford Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario, Canada.

General Purpose Category: First Prize Winner Official Map of Louisiana 2000: Louisiana Geological Survey, Baton Rouge, La.

Geologic Category: First Prize Winner (tie) Geologic map of the Grand Canyon 30’X60’ quadrangle, northwestern Arizona: USGS, Denver, Colo. Muravera: Debora Graziosi, Earth Sciences Department – University of Siena, Siena, Italy

Multimedia Category: First Prize Winner (tie) JS Latvija: Gvido Petersons, Jana Seta, Map Publishers Ltd. Riga, Latvia XYZ Birmingham CityMap CD: The XYZ Digital Map Company, Glasgow, Scotland

Special Purpose Category: First Prize Winner Nord-du-Quebec – Nunavik – Baie-James: Catherine Lessard, KOREM, Quebec City, Canada

Thematic Category: First Prize Winner Santa Rosa Sketch Plan B: Mark Chambers, Dyett & Bhatia, San Francisco, Calif.

Topographic Category: First Prize Winner Sangre de Cristo & Great Sand Dunes: Kent Schulte, Sky Terrain, Boulder, Colo.

Transportation Category: First Prize Winner (tie) Montana 2001-2002 Highway Map: Ed Madej, Tetra Tech EM Inc. Helena, Mont. South-east Zeeland bikemap: Hans van der Maarel, eXQte, Klundert, The Netherlands

Notable Entry: Special Purpose The Long Path – South-Central Catskills: New York – New Jersey Trail Conference, Mahwah, N.J.

Notable Entry: Topographic Valdigne Mont Blanc: Gianni Belfiore, Hapex, Aosta, Italy

Notable Entry: Topographic Chugach State Park: Patrick Dunlavey, Pat Dunlavey Cartographics, Williamstown, Mass.

Notable Entry: Topographic Grand Canyon: Kent Schulte, Sky Terrain, Boulder, Colo.

Notable Entry: Transportation San Francisco City & Country Street Guide and Parcel Detail Atlas: David Clausen, Barclay Mapworks, Hayward, Calif.

Notable Entry: Transportation XYZ Birmingham CityMap Paperback Atlas: The XYZ Digital Map Company, Glasgow, Scotland

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