Bay Area Imperviousness

I’ve loved this data for a while now, which you can download at The National Map Seamless Server from USGS.  Not only is it visually stunning, it’s incredible for urban analysis.  Looking at the images below, I think I actually like the simplified view of just imperviousness and the ocean/bay better than the map with hillshading and protected areas.  I’m turning into a minimalist.

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