[Talk-us] The Greening of Georgia

Adam Schreiber sadam at clemson.edu
Tue Feb 24 17:19:48 GMT 2009


On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 11:42 AM, Ian Dees <ian.dees at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 10:31 AM, Adam Schreiber <sadam at clemson.edu> wrote:
>>
>> Has anyone else noticed some kind of import of park/forest data for
>> Georgia going on?  Does anyone know that source of the data?
>>
>> http://openstreetmap.org/?lat=34.043&lon=-84.233&zoom=9&layers=B000FTF
>
> Looks like OSM user "Liber" is uploading it.
>
> http://openstreetmap.org/user/Liber
>
> We need to be careful when uploading data like this that is very low
> resolution. As you zoom in closer, you can see that it loses meaning around
> zoom 9, which means it was probably a 1:1M or so resolution. Usually my
> cutoff is at 1:24K.

I have sent Liber a message via the website.  Hopefully, we'll find
out what's going on.

Cheers,

Adam




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