Pages from the California Atlas are available for online viewing and can be downloaded as PDF files for free. Permission to use the maps for educational and non-commercial purposes is granted as long as credit is given to the California Geographic Alliance. The PDF files are formatted for 11″ x 14″, the same as the print version, so adjust as needed if you choose to print pages. You can access a free download of Adobe Acrobat Reader here.
Additional resources: map reading and interpretation guide and seven thought-provoking geography inquiries.
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