Skill Drill: Creating a Map of the Results

You should be familiar with the steps needed to create a map layout of your results. Design a map for use as a figure a  report or summary. Ideally, the map should be designed at a size of approximately 6 or 7 inches wide. Include a north arrow, a scale bar, and a legend. The map should Include the garbage dump, the businesses, and the two rear-loading routes with a separate color for each. You can change the colors of the routes in the layer properties symbology tab.

An image of the layer properties symbology tab

Locate and download the Humboldt County boundary. Add it to the map as a background layer. Change the dataframe background color to blue.

An image of the Sample Vehicle Routing Model Map Layout
Actual results may vary as the instructor changes the data over time.

When your map layout is complete, export the map as a PNG file with a resolution of 300dpi. Save the file in your final folder.