[OSM-talk] Where have all the contributors gone?
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Mon Dec 1 17:00:25 GMT 2008
Date: Mon, 1 Dec 2008 07:25:10 -0800 (PST)
From: Donald Allwright <donald_allwright at yahoo.com>
>Bolivia and Brazil still have
>a lot of water unmapped, so that would be something you could consider.
When I have time on hand and no survey data, such as during slow hours at
work, I trace lakes and rivers in the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo
using landsat in JOSM. This area have pure Yahoo satellite coverage so
there is a shortage of high resolution data to work with. When I have no
more tracable data to work with in Espirito Santo, than I will continue on
other states. There are enough water in Brazil to keep us trace for
decades to come.
My general survey is also somewhat limited as I do not have a car, and the
areas closest to home is getting close to completed. Still working on
putting in amenities, but this also goes slow due to the fact that I
forget bringing notebooks, so I have to remember names and locations.
Things are slowly coming into the map though. Also, at times I load ALL my
GPX tracks into JOSM to see if there is a detail I have overlooked, or if
a road can be adjusted.
In other words, I am still working, still sporadic only. Saving money for
a car though.
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