[HOT] Mapping Logging Roads in the Congo Basin

Rafael Avila Coya ravilacoya at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 19:37:50 UTC 2015


Hi, Jorieke, 

I don't have any problem. The rest?

Cheers,

Rafael. 

El 1 de abril de 2015 20:19:44 CEST, Jorieke Vyncke <jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com> escribió:
>Hey,
>
>Would it be a problem to do the meeting at 21:00utc? Because  20:00utc
>is
>getting very difficult for me...
>
>Grts, Jorieke
>Op 31-mrt.-2015 14:28 schreef "Rafael Avila Coya"
><ravilacoya at gmail.com>:
>
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>> Hi all:
>>
>> Ok. Let's meet on hot irc tomorrow March 31st at 20:00 UTC. Everyone
>> is welcome, of course!
>>
>>
>>
>http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedtime.html?msg=WRI+Forestry+Tracks+IRC&iso=20150331T20&p1=4&ah=1
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Rafael.
>>
>> On 31/03/15 13:58, Jorieke Vyncke wrote:
>> > Hi Rafael, Claire, Severin,
>> >
>> > IRC is a good idea. It will also be working better for me than
>> > Skype. And tomorrow 20:00 UTC is fine.
>> >
>> > By the way, if you are interested, feel free to join!
>> >
>> > Best greetings,
>> >
>> > Jorieke
>> >
>> > 2015-03-31 11:07 GMT+00:00 Claire Halleux
>> > <claire.halleux at hotosm.org <mailto:claire.halleux at hotosm.org>>:
>> >
>> > Hi Rafael, Jorieke and Sev,
>> >
>> > Actually skype texting works well (the problem stands on the voice
>> > side) but IRC and Mumble do offer a good working combination.
>> > However I won't be available tonight, so what about tomorrow
>> > evening 20:00 UTC?
>> >
>> > Claire
>> >
>> > Claire Halleux Volunteer and Member of the Board +243 99 256 9980
>> > (Kinshasa, DRC) Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team
>> >
>> > http://www.hotosm.org/
>> > http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/2014_DRC_Ebola_Response
>> >
>> > On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 11:47 AM, Severin Menard
>> > <severin.menard at gmail.com <mailto:severin.menard at gmail.com>>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> > Would be happy to join the discussion (Mumble or IRC).
>> >
>> > Sincerely,
>> >
>> > Severin
>> >
>> > On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 1:21 AM, Rafael Avila Coya
>> > <ravilacoya at gmail.com <mailto:ravilacoya at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hi, Claire and Jorieke:
>> >
>> > As skype can be problematic for Claire, maybe we can talk in hot
>> > irc?
>> >
>> > Maybe 20:00 UTC today March 31st ( http://is.gd/wriforestry )? Or
>> > next day?
>> >
>> > Cheers,
>> >
>> > Rafael.
>> >
>> > On 29/03/15 23:15, Claire Halleux wrote:
>> >> Hi Rafael and Jorieke,
>> >
>> >> Yes indeed and I came back to DRC a few days ago. Skype is still
>> >> a bit complicated on my side but I'm sure we can find a way to
>> >> plan a talk on the subject. After you last mail I had also
>> >> checked the DRC task and realized it had already been completed!
>> >> I validated a first tile but my connection was too slow to be
>> >> really efficient so I did not continue, but it seems that the
>> >> work has been well done! Thanks a lot for supporting this project
>> >> that had been in the air for quite some time,
>> >
>> >> Claire
>> >
>> >> Claire Halleux Volunteer and Member of the Board +243 99 256 9980
>> >> <tel:%2B243%2099%20256%209980> (Kinshasa, DRC) Humanitarian
>> >> OpenStreetMap Team
>> >
>> >> http://www.hotosm.org/
>> >> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/2014_DRC_Ebola_Response
>> >
>> >> On Sun, Mar 29, 2015 at 9:37 PM, Jorieke Vyncke
>> >> <jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com> <mailto:jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:jorieke.vyncke at gmail.com>>>
>> >> wrote:
>> >
>> >> Hey Rafael,
>> >
>> >> Maybe, we should just do a skype on this. Will be easier to
>> >> talk!
>> >
>> >> Best, Jorieke
>> >
>> >
>> >> 2015-03-26 14:17 GMT, Rafael Avila Coya <ravilacoya at gmail.com
>> >> <mailto:ravilacoya at gmail.com> <mailto:ravilacoya at gmail.com
>> >> <mailto:ravilacoya at gmail.com>>>:
>> >>> Hi, Jorieke:
>> >>>
>> >>> I started the import discussion sending emails to the
>> > DRC, CAR
>> >>> and Cameroon lists, but unfortunately I didn't received any
>> >>> answer.
>> >>>
>> >>> I did received an interesting email from yours about this
>> > last
>> >> 10th Feb,
>> >>> telling about the CAR WRI import [1] and about the Cameroon
>> >>> community and state of the map for that country.
>> >>>
>> >>> For the CAR WRI: I used that import data to help
>> > extensively in
>> >> mapping
>> >>> roads all over the country while importing UNICEF data,
>> > although
>> >>> I didn't actually work in any task. I was very focused on the
>> >>> UNICEF
>> >> data
>> >>> and would have to contact Séverin prior to work with that WRI
>> >> import, so
>> >>> I left it until the 3 TM UNICEF projects were finished.
>> >>>
>> >>> In any case, this WRI data import is focused only in forest
>> >> tracks, not
>> >>> roads in general. Therefore, it covers only the South West of
>> >> Centrafrique.
>> >>>
>> >>> In any case, I will be happy to volunteer on that old WRI
>> > import
>> >>> if needed, but bear in mind that there is a new and very
>> >>> interesting job for road mapping/checking for CAR opened
>> > recently
>> >>> by Séverin [2],
>> >> based
>> >>> on public domain data from Groads (there is another one
>> > for Mali
>> >> too [3]).
>> >>>
>> >>> As for the Congo's communities: I would love to contact them,
>> >>> and collaborate/contribute in any way I can. I didn't
>> > know about
>> >>> the
>> >> Rep. of
>> >>> Congo community, but I did receive an email from Claire
>> > on 26th
>> >> Feb from
>> >>> Iraq, telling she would be back to DRC in a month or so and
>> >>> suggesting to talk about this when she is back.
>> >>>
>> >>> For Cameroon the data is quite big (around 8,500 ways),
>> > so I was
>> >>> thinking on splitting the import in 3, in order not to
>> > overload
>> >> the data
>> >>> server. If you are willing, you may check the data [4] and we
>> >>> can
>> >> decide
>> >>> how to better set the jobs.
>> >>>
>> >>> Please, tell me in what ways I can be of any help.
>> >>>
>> >>> Cheers,
>> >>>
>> >>> Rafael.
>> >>>
>> >>> [1] http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/219 [2]
>> >>> http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/783 [3]
>> >>> http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/813 [4]
>> >>>
>> >
>> >
>>
>https://www.dropbox.com/s/ys58zv40yfr0um3/CMR_Forestry_roadsFINAL.osm?dl=0
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >>> On 25/03/15 22:47, Jorieke Vyncke wrote:
>> >>>> Hi James,
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Thanks a lot for the initiative!
>> >>>>
>> >>>> For the two Congo's it might be usefull to still try to
>> > reach
>> >>>> out a little more to the local communities. Because I
>> > know in
>> >>>> both
>> >> countries,
>> >>>> we have OSM enthusiasts.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> By the way, are we talking about the same data?
>> >>>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Central_Africa_Import
>> > Then
>> >>>> you should also have a look on the Task we created for CAR:
>> >>>> http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/219 It is partially done.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Happy mapping!
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Jorieke
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> 2015-03-25 16:08 GMT+00:00 James Conkling
>> >> <james.lane.conkling at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com>
>> >> <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com>>
>> >>>> <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com>
>> >> <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com
>> > <mailto:james.lane.conkling at gmail.com>>>>:
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Hi all,
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> I’m pleased to announce the launch of a long-term initiative
>> >>>> to upload logging road data from across the Congo Basin.  We
>> >> currently
>> >>>> have three TM projects running:
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Democratic Republic of the Congo:
>> >>>> http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/920
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Central African Republic:
>> > http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/956
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Congo Brazzaville: http://tasks.hotosm.org/project/957
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Over the coming weeks, we will be launching new TM projects
>> >>>> for
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Gabon
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Equatorial Guinea
>> >>>>
>> >>>> *
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Cameroon
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> This is a joint initiative between the World Resource
>> >> Institute and
>> >>>> Moabi--with considerable help from the HOT and OSM
>> >> communities.  We
>> >>>> are validating and uploading to OSM thousands of
>> > kilometers of
>> >>>> tracks.  At a later point, we hope to compare these roads to
>> >>>> high-res satellite imagery mosaics from the year 2000 to
>> > 2014
>> >>>> so that we can gain a better understanding of when roads
>> > were
>> >>>> first cleared and if they have since been abandoned.
>> >>>> Currently,
>> >> however,
>> >>>> we are working to conflate all data with what already exists
>> >> in OSM.
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> If you are interested, please join us with the upload on any
>> >> of the
>> >>>> above TM projects, which include links to the project wikis.
>> >> If you
>> >>>> do contribute, please create a separate specific import
>> >> account for
>> >>>> the upload (if you don’t have one yet), and follow the
>> >>>> detailed instructions in the workflow wiki.
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> If you have any questions, please reply to this thread or
>> >> reach out
>> >>>> to me directly.
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Find the initial call for comments announcement on the HOT
>> >> listserv
>> >>>> here:
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >
>> >
>https://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/hot/2015-February/007307.html,
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >>> and the announcement on the imports listserv here:
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >
>> >
>>
>https://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/imports/2015-February/003663.html
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >>>
>> >>>>
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