Mike Siegel, Rutgers Mapmaker

Rutgers University cartographer Mike Siegel (he prefers “mapmaker”) gets a profile in the Star-Ledger’s online “I Am NJ” series. Siegel creates maps for two dozen scholarly books each year, but he also produced the maps for a new atlas that came out earlier this year: Mapping New Jersey: An Evolving Landscape, edited by Maxine N. Lurie and Peter O. Wacker. Here’s a brief video of Siegel talking about that book: