LayerCake requires a current installation of the 64 bit Java Runtime Environment. If Java is not installed on your computer, download it here.
The Mac Version requires OS 1.7 or greater, as well as security settings allowing you to run programs from non-Apple developers.
If you have questions or issues running LayerCake or using your data direct them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LayerCake is released under our version of the MIT Open Source License.
Download current versions of LayerCake here. These versions are preloaded with the current SHFV dataset, but you are free to use your own datasets.
Last updated 10/23/2017:
Mac Version (19 MB)
Last updated 8/14/2015:
Source code is available at our public github, https://github.com/uwgraphics/layercake
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