Datawrapper: Visualize the World

Datawrapper is an online visualization tool which let users create charts and maps quickly and easily.  The tool is designed to support any user from any area of interest who needs to visualize data for more clarity and context.  It described itself as:

An open source tool helping anyone to create simple, correct and embeddable charts in minutes.

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Too-Big (Water Usage Monitoring Tool)

Capstone Project Proposal #1

I.     Proposed Topic

Too-Big (Water Usage Monitoring Tool)

II.     Introduction

The water crisis is the #1 global risk based on impact to society (as a measure of devastation), and the #8 global risk based on likelihood (likelihood of occurring within 10 years) as announced by the World Economic Forum in January 2015 (“Water Facts: Water,” n.d.). Furthermore, there is the continued threat of the effects of Climate Change on the quantity of our water resource, thus, the need to intensify water conservation activities. Continue reading