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Is there a way to copy the ESRI symbol files for use in QGIS. if not id there a resource to get various svg files to use in QGIS? DIfferent linetypes as well?

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for svg resources, they seem to be arranged in themes, i.e. transport. What theme would you be interested in? –  Willy Jul 10 '12 at 12:57
Although I am a Landscape Architect I do a lot of Planning work. Ideally I am looking for more linetypes in general and symbology related to the natural environment. Transportation is another one that I utilize a lot as well. Really any resources would be greatly appreciated. –  LandArch Jul 10 '12 at 17:57
On another note, is there a designated size the svg file shoudl be when creating new symbology of your own? –  LandArch Jul 10 '12 at 17:58

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