To create a new map go to the Contributed Maps tab and click the create your own map link.
This will take you to the Map Composer with a base layer loaded.
To add data layers from the GeoNode click on the green plus button located below the
layers tab on the left hand side of the screen. This will open a dialog listing all the
layers available on the GeoNode.
To add layers to your map select them and hit the Add Layers button.
When finished you may hit Done to close the dialog and go back to the
Reordering and Removing Layers
Change the display order of the layers listed in the data tab by simply dragging and
dropping their names. The order in the map will be updated to reflect that. To turn a
layer's visibility off simply uncheck it, and to remove it entirely select it and hit
the red minus button.
Saving your map
Once a suitable set of layers and zoom level has been found it's time to save it so
others can see it. Click the Save button--the left most icon on the top toolbar, an
image of a map with a disk--on the top menu and fill out the title and abstract of the