[Talk-us] US-Canada Border between BC and Washington State

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Tue Sep 18 01:01:12 BST 2012


On 9/17/12 7:48 PM, Clifford Snow wrote:
> I've been doing some work in the North Cascades National Park. It 
> appears that the border between the US and Canada is wrong.  Look at 
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=48.9841&lon=-121.743&zoom=13&layers=M
>
> It appears that the boarder sags to the south. I see tags man_made = 
> survey_point which would indicate that the border placement is 
> correct. Can anyone recommend how to validate the border placement?
the census bureau borders in TIGER are actually pretty close, try 
loading them up and doing a comparison.

richard




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