[Talk-ca] [Talk-us] Fwd: shape files of US states and great lakes

Adam Schreiber sadam at clemson.edu
Tue Jul 8 22:43:10 BST 2008

On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 5:38 PM, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
> On 8 Jul 2008, at 14:37, Adam Schreiber wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 5:30 PM, SteveC <steve at asklater.com> wrote:
>>>> I've had a chat with jon who runs the tile server and an interim
>>>> solution to getting the great lakes and US/CA state borders on the
>>>> map is if there are Free shapefile(s) somewhere with said stuff on
>>>> it.
>>>> Can anyone help?
>> The US state borders are all in already.  I don't know a source for
>> the CA province borders though.
> the problem as I understand it is that extracting them and rendering
> them will take a while, and this is a stop gap

I'm not sure it's clear what your goal in this respect is.  The
borders are already rendered by tiles at home if not by mapnik.

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