[Talk-us] Proposed cleanup: NHD "rivers"

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 21 00:54:14 GMT 2011

On 3/20/2011 8:38 PM, Richard Welty wrote:
> On 3/20/11 8:16 PM, Nathan Edgars II wrote:
>> On 3/20/2011 8:13 PM, Richard Welty wrote:
>>> d suggest using relations to group ways that are parts of named rivers
>>> rather
>>> than trying to combine the ways.
>> If the only difference between the ways is that NHD assigns a
>> different ID number to them, not combining them seems silly.
> if the ids are consistent from one release to the next and there is any
> notion of doing an update later, then combining them destroys useful
> information.

So does any sort of improvement to the data. Do we want to edit and make 
corrections to the data or just leave it as a useless import?

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