[Talk-us] Updating unchanged TIGER imports to TIGER 2013

Mike N niceman at att.net
Sat Mar 16 00:47:33 UTC 2013


On 3/15/2013 8:03 PM, Eric Fischer wrote:
> The other thing that has come up is that there are a lot of TIGER edges
> that do not correspond to OSM ways in either their old or new version.
> In Indiana most of these seem to be linear water. Were these
> intentionally excluded from OSM? Or would it be useful to try to pick
> them up as part of the set of changes representing additions to TIGER
> between 2006 and 2013?

   I believe TIGER water features were excluded because NHD data is more 
accurate and comprehensive in most locations.




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