[Talk-us] Remapping coastlines

Paul Norman penorman at mac.com
Sat Mar 24 09:35:47 GMT 2012

> From: Toby Murray [mailto:toby.murray at gmail.com]
> Sent: Saturday, March 24, 2012 1:22 AM
> To: talk-us
> Subject: [Talk-us] Remapping coastlines
> Paul Norman has been looking at coastlines as it relates to the license
> change. Turns out we have a big problem along the west coast.
> Does anyone know what the best usable source for coastline data in the
> US is? Surely there is something better than PGS? I poked around looking
> at some NHD data but didn't see an explicit coastline data set. But
> since I haven't worked with NHD much and, being in a landlocked state,
> haven't touched coastlines at all I'm looking for some input from
> someone with more experience on the subject.
> Thoughts?

Pictures of the west coast and the great lakes, the two problem areas


The east coast and gulf aren't too bad in comparison.

Is adopting changesets an option if blars just uploaded PGS data for the
west coast?

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