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Plot Multiple Shapefiles with Geopandas

Overview

Teaching: 40 min
Exercises: 20 min
Questions
  • How can I create map compositions with custom legends using geopandas?

  • How can I plot raster and vector data together?

Objectives
  • Plot multiple shapefiles in the same plot.

  • Apply custom symbols to spatial objects in a plot.

  • Create a multi-layered plot with raster and vector data.

FIXME

Key Points

  • Use the matplotlib.pyplot.axis object to add multiple layers to a plot.

  • Multi-layered plots can combine raster and vector datasets.