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PLSS shapefiles - alternative to geocommunicator.gov?

The BLM's website geocommunicator.gov is down and I'm wondering if anyone knows of a second source for PLSS shapefiles.
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Where / How to download Sentinel 2 Images

I need Sentinel 2 imagery of Nigeria, I signed up in Copernicus Scihub but typing Nigeria into the text box no results appear. I must be doing something wrong, how can be possible that they do not ...
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Is GeoPlanet dead?

I'd like to start a side project that will rely heavily on the relationship between places, and GeoPlanet does this wonderfully. However, the latest version I can find of the data GeoPlanet Data v7.10....
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Touristic poi-data (api or dump) with popularity measure? [closed]

I'm looking for freely available touristic (hotel, restaurants, bars, attractions, etc.) poi-data that have some measure of popularity. With popularity I mean, explicit popularity like on ...
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0.5m resolution up-to-date images for Iraq

I use TerraServer for general keeping up to date on infrastructure projects. TS, however, don't exactly offer the latest images - some are 12 months old, some even older. A small saving grace is that ...
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Open Sea Map for iOS and Android

I am looking for the possibility to do spatial analysis on OpenSeaMap maps from iOS and Android applications for smartphones and tablets. Is there an existing geo spatial database available that I ...
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Flow Mapping Data

I have recently started experimenting with QGIS's flow mapping functionality. I am having trouble finding any origin/destination data online and I'm hoping someone can help? It can be for anything. I ...
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Looking for Historical wind data (direction/speed) for E. Africa or greater

Does anybody know of a source for wind data ~04 - 14 for E. Africa or a larger area. I have looked at a number of sources but have not found anything for these consecutive years.
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Open data DEM containing drumlins

I am currently looking for a DEM containing some drumlins to perform some morphometry on it. It should be a free one, or at least to be downloaded free of charge. I have already tried to find a free ...
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Full list of ISO ALPHA-2 and ISO ALPHA-3 country codes

I'm searching for a full list of countries with their country codes. Like on this page (need full and valid): http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/country_code_list.htm
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export 3D data dxf file

I'm trying to export a DXF file from Qgis1.8.0 Lisboa and can not have a 3Dfile in Autocad! Or micristation. It results always in 2D file. How can I export height data from a shape file in Qgis? ...
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Where to get free seafloor elevation for Galapagos Islands?

I'm trying to find seafloor elevation around the Galapagos Islands. Something with resolution 30 - 100 meters. Or just shaded relief for this region.
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Publicly accessible (near) real-time satellite imagery

The operators of the Himawari-8 weather satellite provide a fresh full-disc picture of Earth every 10 minutes. This is a great resource and powers applications such as RealEarth. Are there any other ...
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Getting business listing data for mapping for New York? [duplicate]

How should I go about efficiently compiling the data to map the locations of all the businesses within a given city or town? Are there any free online resources that offer searching businesses by ...
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Seeking Shapefiles of Restaurants in South Florida?

I am doing a project on food trucks for my Intro to GIS class and am looking for locations of places to eat here in South Florida to overlay with places of business. I would like to make a map of ...
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Current Global Climate Dataset

I am looking for gridded Current Global Climate Datasets (Mean Temperature and Precipitation) at 30 second resolution? Can anyone guide me to get it.?
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Acquiring global wind data?

Where can I acquire global wind (speed and direction) data? Preferably in some kind of GIS format and free of charge.
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Looking for Polygon data on NUTS2 (2013 system) in CSV or Excel?

Looking for Polygon data on NUTS2 (2013 system). Can somebody supply this in CSV or Excel? I have been searching on NUTS2 Polygon data, but unlucky so far. I have found the data but this is in ...
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Except from Hyperion do you know any other hyper-spectral satellites?

There aren't many images for my research area. So I am looking for other hyperspectral satellites. Or maybe another site except USGS? The area is near here "40.223124, 23.031155"
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Where do I find city/town point locations in US census data?

I'm generating RF propagation maps with Splat!. It can plot cities (as points) on its coverage map. It comes with a tool to import ASCII Arc/Info Ungenerate files. These used to be available from the ...
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Finding British Columbia township grid?

I'm looking for a shapefile of the Dominion Land Survey township grid for British Columbia. Where might I find this data?
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Where are the raw data sources for all these maps?

Pretty straightforward question here. At an increasing rate I see crowd sourcing data being mapped to great effect. Where are the raw data sources for all these maps? I know they vary but I don't ...
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Is there a free source of U.S. time zone borders?

I have a mapping app in which I need to display the borders between U.S. time zones. The easiest and most accurate way would be to feed in a list of lat/long coordinates representing the vertices of ...
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town, village, prefecture shapefiles for China?

I'm looking for boundary files for towns, villages and prefectures in China that are free. I've came across http://chinadataonline.org/, but they are limited. Can anyone tell me where to look?
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Where to get world-map images for use in webglearth

I am using webglearth for a 3D earth globe. I already bought MapTiler, from the same makers. Now I am struggling with finding different world-map-images with the right projection. I need either WGS ...
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data for radius search in shortest path finding?

Is there any way for getting data for radius search ( described here: http://orsnz.org.nz/conf36/papers/Engineer.pdf [ Faramroze Engineer Department of Engineering Science University of Auckland ...
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USA Road Network Data Set Options?

I need a contiguous, nationwide USA Road Network with speed limits, distances, etc. I have been using TIGER but the challenge is at state boundaries - where contiguous road segments are split. Is ...
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Options for Bulk Download of Satellite Imagery

I am looking for some sources of Satellite imagery that I can bulk-download for offline use with mobile apps. I am willing to pay, but so far I am not finding any good solutions out there. Something ...
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Identify this state outline file

Some time back, I came across a site that was offering sets of US state outlines that were intended to be attractive/artistic rather than geographically accurate. I only have this copy of the outline ...
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Mapping UK river gauges / stations

Do you know a way to map all the river gauges / stations in UK? I found some data from the Environment Agency but it lacks of the longitude and latitude.
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Connect data from two different layers

I'm trying to connect data from two different layers to combine them in one new layer and continue working with them. Let me explain that a bit more detailed: The first layer contains data (and ...
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MODIS temperature and NDVI data?

hope anyone could give me some hints here. I tried to download free MODIS data from their page(resolution 500m, 1km). Im interested in NDVI and temperature data. But when i load the hdf files into my ...
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Where do I get Elevation Data for Scotland?

So I am new here and I arrived here because I have been searching for quality elevation data for the entire Scotland but I have not succeeded yet. Kindly help if you know where to get the data Raster ...
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Downloading free DEM for Scotland, UK?

I need a DEM file for Scotland, UK. Do you know where I can get it from for free? I need to create a watershed for an area of study.
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Free API or database for Continent, country, city, region/state?

Is there a database or API that can provide: Continent, country, city and region/state? It should also have the country codes in ISO format. It would also be great if if could all be in one file for ...
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Data for demonstrating world poverty on Mollweide projection?

I am overwhelmingly failing at finding data about global poverty that is any more specific than at the country level. Because poverty has such a wide definition I am open to really anything that is ...
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Great Britain landuse for free (for academic reasons)

For the academic project I am working on, I would need to have the Great Britain landuse data.So far I looked for them in several websites but I did not find anything that was for free and with a good ...
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Complete list of UK postcodes plus their city, county, uk country

Is there a free data set of all current UK postcodes (about 1.7 million-ish) plus their city name, county and UK country (e.g. Liverpool, Merseyside, England) and ideally lat, long, east, northings?
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The number of residential addresses/houses per zip code for Toronto, Canada

Would it be possible to obtain the number of residential address (or total number of houses) at the zip/postal code level (three digit level) for Toronto, Canada? Where might I find such information.
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Seeking data for urban and rural areas of United Kingdom?

Is anyone aware of any (commercial) data sets that divide the UK into urban and rural areas based on admin data (e.g. outcode postcodes) and/or physical data (e.g. eastings and northing or lats and ...
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Seeking rural, urban data for UK? [duplicate]

I am looking for some reliable and potentially free data the divides the UK into rural, urban etc. sections: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/rural-urban-definition the classification can ...
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Comparison of open data portal solutions

For many organizations, such as local/county/state governments, providing public access to GIS data is a challenge. Simply knowing what data is available, what it is, who owns and maintains it, and ...
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Scraping data from web maps?

I would like to scrape geodata off three websites, which prove quite difficult for me. https://www.aldi-suisse.ch/filialen/ - Here I would like to get all stores locations from the map. I checked ...
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Creating a palette for categorized data displays

I regularly categorize data as follows: Prehistoric = blue Roman = red Anglo-saxon = green Medieval = yellow Post-medieval = brown Modern = grey Undated = white Is there any way to save this palette ...
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Seeking neighborhood boundaries for Saudi Arabia?

I currently have set of coordinates (lat,lon) that I would like to associate with neighborhoods or districts in Saudi Arabia. Therefore,I might be looking for neighborhood boundaries (polygons ...
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Satellite/Aerial Imagery for Nepal for mapping in OpenStreetMap

I was trying to map places in Nepal using satellite imagery but there is no high resolution imagery available at zoom level 15-16 . I was looking to map places like Illam, Dhankuta. Is there a free ...
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Seeking free nautical route planner Data?

I don't really need an application, but rather an API. I plan to develop my own application and don't need someone else's GUI, just their information. I want to know the distance a vessel at sea must ...
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Global POI database in JSON format?

Does anyone knows if there is a flat file database of points of interest in a json format somewhere available for download? If not how would one set off to create such a database? Are there any tools ...
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Where can I find a list with beaches which include coordinates?

I use World Weather Online marine API to get wave height of different beaches. This API provide data by coordinates and I need a list with coordinates of beaches.
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POI Datasets for North America

I use foursquare because it contains a lot of POIs. Which database do you use when you need a point of interest in North America?