[Talk-us] [Imports] Import of Lakes from water.usgs.gov

Reiser, John J. Reiser at rowan.edu
Sat Dec 12 19:36:07 GMT 2009

FYI, Georgia and New Jersey have land use/land cover data that has been
bulk uploaded. With any bulk uploads, please make sure that the data is
appropriate for the area and does not overlap existing data within an

State level data is often better (not always, but often) than what is in
some of these federal-level data sets. I uploaded the LU/LC for NJ, but
only after performing considerable work to ensure that the data was
topologically correct and suitable for OSM. 

John Reiser
GIS Support Specialist
Rowan University
web: http://users.rowan.edu/~reiser/osm/

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