[Talk-GB] Forestry Commission Data

Chris Hill osm at raggedred.net
Tue Jul 26 12:24:54 BST 2011


On 26/07/11 11:59, Curon Davies wrote:
> Back in January there was a discussion regarding Forestry Commission
> data, I've had a quick look and couldn't see anything since. It looks
> like the data was released last month:
> http://www.forestry.gov.uk/datadownload
>
> The license looks a bit problematic at first glance, but it looks like
> some good data being released (boundaries, tracks and others). And
> there is a lot more information for Scotland.
>
The terms of use specifically states Non-Commercial purposes, which is 
not acceptable for use in OSM.

You might like to lobby them to release their data under the Open 
Government Licence which would be acceptable.

-- 
Cheers, Chris
user: chillly




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