[talk-au] Tagging yellow buoys

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 30 05:28:52 UTC 2021


Nice!

& good work, if that's all you?

I didn't realise OpenSeaMap was tied in to Marine Track?

I've been working on beaches the last few days, & wondering if I should
include the couple of artificial reefs that have been constructed just
(200-300m) off the shoreline?

Thanks

Graeme


On Thu, 30 Sept 2021 at 13:11, Ben Kelley <ben.kelley at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yes having fun:
> https://map.openseamap.org/?zoom=14&lat=-33.50064&lon=151.33839&layers=BFTFFFFFFTF0TFFFFFFFFT
>
> We were discussing today how oyster leases should be marked for maritime
> mapping. We think probably a cardinal hazard marker (i.e. a hazard lies to
> the N/S/E/W of this marker) rather than the location of the hardware for
> growing the oysters.
>
> Of course the places where the oysters grow (sorry I don't know the
> technical name for this) are the easiest to see from an aerial photo. This
> is normally marked as aquaculture in OSM.
>
> The poles marking the hazard are visible on an aerial photo, but you can't
> tell from the photo which ones are hazard markers (and which direction) and
> which ones are just poles in the water.
>
>  - Ben.
>
> PS 2019 Sea Doo GTR 230
>
>
> On Wed, 29 Sept 2021 at 11:29, Graeme Fitzpatrick <graemefitz1 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Yes, they're actually a "Special Mark", which can be used to mark
>> anything out of the ordinary.
>>
>> https://www.msq.qld.gov.au/Safety/Navigation-buoys-marks-and-beacons
>>
>> Have fun! (& what'd you get? :-))
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Graeme
>>
>>
>> On Tue, 28 Sept 2021 at 13:37, Ben Kelley <ben.kelley at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> I have recently moved close to Brisbane Water (NSW Central Coast).
>>> Aerial photos are quite good if you know what you're looking at.
>>>
>>> I think buoy_special_purpose is probably the closest.
>>>
>>>  - Ben.
>>>
>>> On Tue, 28 Sept 2021 at 13:29, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I can't help much with tagging, but wanted to say good to see someone
>>>> else interested in sea mapping, I mapped a small bit of the Georges River
>>>> in Sydney via kayak many years ago.
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, 28 Sept 2021 at 10:39, Ben Kelley <ben.kelley at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi.
>>>>>
>>>>> I'm slowly mapping more and more buoys in my area. The red and green
>>>>> channel markers are obvious, but I wondered how to map yellow ones.
>>>>>
>>>>> I'm guessing that for Open Sea Map it is a "special purpose mark".
>>>>>
>>>>> Generally they are used to mark hazards. The channel runs close to
>>>>> moorings here, so there are yellow buoys between the channel and the
>>>>> moorings.
>>>>>
>>>>> Is anyone else into Open Sea Map? (We bought a boat last week :) )
>>>>>
>>>>>  - Ben.
>>>>>
>>>>> --
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