[OSM-talk] Administrative boundaries export

Pieren pieren3 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 3 12:45:40 UTC 2013

On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 2:16 PM, Paul Norman <penorman at mac.com> wrote:

> Frankly, I find the idea of using the coastline as an admin boundary
> rather silly. This would mean that if you step out 1 foot into the
> water, you've left the state or country.

All the states or countries maps I've seen in my life used the
coastline. It does not mean that the sovereignty stops at the water
line. It's just a convention.


More information about the talk mailing list