A life in black and white

eah, it’s that time of the year again, when Tableau hosts another round of the #IronViz competition. This time the topic is “Safari”: Animals & Plants.

After playing around with a couple of datasets like the IUCN list of threatened species, and the London Fire Brigade animal rescue records, I decided to have a close look to some of the most interesting animals in the world: Penguins!

Here below is my final submission, built around a map of the Antarctic Penguins colonies which uses a polar projection in Tableau. If you want to know I achieved it, with a mix of alteryx and mapbox magic, this post is for you.

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