jeffsoesbe (jeffsoesbe) wrote,
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before it was New York City

The Manahatta Project is an extremely interesting reconstruction of Manhattan Island in 1609 - terrain, plants, animals, etc. If you've an interest in the world back when it was more natural, or want to do some research for a story set in older times this is a great website. There's a nice article in National Geographic about the effort.

Tags: history, nature
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