Largest U.S. Predators Map

  The map of the United States shown above depicts the largest land predator in each U.S. state. The largest predator in the U.S. is the black bear, with 29 states reporting a major population of this wild animal. Colorado has the most number of black bear observations, with over 2,200 them being sighted in … Read more

U.S. & Canada Demonyms Map

Map by HM Elza This map of the United States above shows the demonyms of each state. A demonym is a name used to identify the people living in a certain place. A majority of U.S. states, 31 to be exact, use the -a or -an suffix in naming their residents. Eight states adopt the … Read more

The Irish Ancestry of U.S. Presidents

Shown above is the map of Ireland, and the country’s connection with the ancestry of some of the Presidents of the United States.  Irish Political Maps notes that there have been 23 U.S. presidents who “have Irish or Ulster-Scots roots”. In this count, Grover Cleveland, who served two non-consecutive terms and is known as the … Read more

Native American Tribes Map: Indigenous Peoples USA

The map above shows how indigenous American tribes were distributed throughout North America and parts of the Caribbean.  These indigenous peoples (IPs), with 86 tribes in total, are spread in 11 regions throughout the continent.  The Eskimo is the sole tribe in the Arctic region, located in the extreme north of present-day Canada and the … Read more