[talk-ph] request edit for this month (coastline)

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 11:38:52 GMT 2009


whew! finally finished masbate.

Next will be Sibuyan!

On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 8:47 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> Here's what I did for Ticao Island:
> http://tile.openstreetmap.nl/coastlines.html?zoom=11&lat=12.51694&lon=123.72751&layers=B00T
>
> On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 8:44 PM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> An appeal for editing this Month (February 2009).
>>
>> Coastline clean-up.  We have one of the most extensive coastlines in
>> the world.  Currently OSM Philippines' coastline is a very rough
>> import we made a few years back using medium resolution SRTM data.  A
>> lot of very small islands are not included in the SRTM import.
>>
>> I have started editing coastlines around Visayas (Biliran, Ticao and Masbate).
>>
>> I request all Philippine mappers to adapt a few island and give them
>> some coastline love.  You can easily do this with landsat imagery
>> (available both on potlatch, josm, and merkaator).  For very large
>> landmasses like Luzon or Mindanao please split coastlines into
>> manageable segments.
>>
>> Links to coastline editing:
>>
>> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:natural%3Dcoastline
>> http://tile.openstreetmap.nl/coastlines.html
>>
>> --
>> cheers,
>> maning
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> --
> cheers,
> maning
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cheers,
maning
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