[HOT] Question habout the http://export.hotosm.org for South America

Dražen Odobašić dodobas at geoinfo.geof.hr
Thu Apr 17 07:21:38 UTC 2014

On 16.04.2014 17:53, Jaakko Helleranta.com wrote:
> Hi Kate & tech forces behind the addition,
> Big thanks for this!
> Just a tiny clarification upon checking the new available areas:
> The additions seem to include all of Central America as well as all of the
> Caribbean including the Galapagos and Falkland Islands but possibly
> excluding Trinidad and Tobago.
> (Mexico is not part of Central America).
> I've attached screenshots of the areas below.
> [image: Inline image 1]
> .. not sure of this capture below shows overlapping boundaries that include
> but visualize oddly or if they exclude Trinidad and Tobago and the islands
> North of the coast of Venezuela (Aruba, etc):
> [image: Inline image 2]
> In any case: This is more than what was asked for. Very happy to see this
> extension. The HOT Exports Tool coverage is now quite impressive!
> [image: Inline image 3]
> Thanks again!
> -Jaakko

Hi Jaakko,

that area is simply overlapping, so it's visualized oddly, as those are two
different extracts... 'South and Central America' and 'Haiti and the Caribbean'
that encapsulate the same area. Bottom line, exports will work :)


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