Welikia 1609

This series of maps come from the Welikia Project (formerly known as the Mannahatta Project) – a project of the Wildlife Conservation Society to rediscover the ecology of the New York City area from before colonization. – www.welikia.org

Above: Mannahatta circa 1609. Below: Southern Manhattan today.

Above: Mannahatta circa 1609. Below: Southern Manhattan today.

Left: Mannahatta circa 1609. Right: Southern Manhattan today.

Left: Mannahatta circa 1609. Right: Southern Manhattan today.

Welikia (Lenape for "My good home") looking East, circa 1609.

Welikia (Lenape for “My good home”) looking East, circa 1609.

Mannahatta looking North, circa 1609.

Mannahatta looking North, circa 1609.

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