[OSM-talk] Open Threatened Species Map
jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com
Thu Dec 9 12:55:34 GMT 2010
On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 1:41 PM, Steve Bennett <stevagewp at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 7:57 AM, Mike Dupont
> <jamesmikedupont at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> You can help!
>> Maps wanted for Wikipedia, Commons but data available for OSM.
>> see :
> Very strange. If I understand correctly, they want individuals to
> download a dataset, combine it with a map, and create an image, which
> they will then upload. This is a process just crying out for some
> automation isn't it?
Yes, I am sure it could be automated and helped, that Is also why I
posted this here, maybe people would like to help.
> What's worse, with no coordination, it will be very hard for people to
> contribute without duplicating existing work.
I agree, I think there could be some race condition happening.
you can see the finished maps in this category.
see also the talk page.
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