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Map Sites in Town is for mapping all coastal access sites in a town. First choose a town to map. Then use the Zoom in tool Zoom In tool to zoom the map in for more detail. Finally, use the Site Info map tool Site Info tool for more information about a particular site on the map. Go to Map Tools Help for help using these and other map tools.
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Choose Town
Figure 1. Choose a town.
1Select a blue town on the map (see Figure 1.).
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2Select a town from the list and press the Go button (see Figure 1.).
Map Sites in Town
Figure 2. Map of sites in Madison, Connecticut.
In Figure 2. above, Madison was selected from the list of coastal towns so a map of sites in (and around) Madison appears. The brown squares Coastal Access site on the map are coastal access sites.
3The Zoom in tool Zoom In tool (see Figure 2.) is outlined in red, indicating that it is the current map tool. Select the map along the Madison shore to zoom in more.
Site Info
Figure 3. Site Info tool.
4Select the Site Info map tool Site Info tool (see Figure 3.).
5Select a coastal access site on the map. Carefully position the mouse pointer over a site and press the mouse button to select the site (see Figure 3.).
The site selected with the Get Info tool is Hammonasset Beach State Park
Figure 4. Site selected with the Site Info tool.
In Figure 4. above, Selected Coastal Access site Hammonasset Beach State Park is now selected. Notice the map symbol for this site changed from Coastal Access site to Selected Coastal Access site, and the name of the site and the town in which it is located appear above the map.
Describe Site and Map Site
Figure 5. Select the Describe Site or Map Site tab.
6Select the Describe Site tab (see Figure 5.) to describe Hammonasset Beach State Park.
 Go to Describe Site Help for additional instructions.
7Select the Map Site tab (see Figure 5.) to re-center map on Hammonasset Beach State Park.
 Go to Map Site Help for additional instructions.
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