Sourdough Starter Results Map

Sourdough Map 2017-11-15T15:55:12+00:00


Map by Lauren Nichols and Neil McCoy

How to find your sample

If you’re having a hard time locating your sample on the map, try using the search widget located at the top right.

  • Click the “SEARCH IN 567 CATEGORIES” link in the panel
  • Enter your Participant Sample ID number
  • Click the checkbox next to your sample number (you may need to scroll through columns to locate your number)
  • Click “APPLY” (top right)
  • Only your location point will appear on the map (note: you can select multiple points in the search widget if you like)

Which yeast dominate each sample?

We added a widget to allow you to explore what kinds of yeast dominate each sample.

  • To select a kind of yeast, click the search link “SEARCH IN 25 CATEGORIES” and enter the name
  • If you enter just the letter “a” you will see all the categories appear
  • You can select (click checkbox) one or several of the yeast names
  • Click “APPLY” to view the samples dominated by that yeast
  • Click the ink drop symbol to auto-style the sample dot colors by yeast category

Which bacteria dominate each sample?

We added another widget to allow you to explore what kinds of bacteria dominate each sample.

  • To select a kind of bacteria, click the search link “SEARCH IN 28 CATEGORIES” and enter the name
  • If you enter just the letter “a” you will see all the categories appear
  • You can select (click checkbox) one or several of the bacteria names
  • Click “APPLY” to view the samples dominated by that bacteria
  • Click the ink drop symbol to auto-style the sample dot colors by bacteria category