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Adding points to point vector layer using QGIS?

I have a point layer with multiple data points in QGIS, but I want to add some extra data points to it and adjust some info that we missed because the ground was wet and we needed to go around it. I ...
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Golf data x,y,z coordinates [on hold]

I have a dataset of golfing data for multiple tournaments by player by shot with ball resting position coordinates, x,y,z for at the end of every shot. But, I don't know how to translate those. X and ...
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Mapping Australian election results using QGIS? [on hold]

I am interested in mapping Australian election results. There is a good tutorial here using British elections as an example. However, it relies on him joining two datasets using vlookup. I can't work ...
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How to find boundary data for cities in Utah

I'm working on a brand new project where I need boundary data for various cities in Utah. Salt Lake City was easy since their data is available for public download. The other cities? Not so much. ...
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Searching for detailed shapefiles in Vietnam: Tam Ky and Quy Nhon cities

I am new to the site, and also fairly new to GIS, in general. I have spent the last year of graduate school familiarizing myself with the program, but am by no means a GIS expert. Please bear with me. ...
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Seeking Malaysian Postal code Boundaries 2016/2015 for download?

When i go through several websites of Malaysia and few open download websites i'm not able to find the updated Postal code boundaries for Malaysia.
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How to open .bds file in qgis

I have a Land Registry boundary file which is in .bds (Base Dataset) format, a native file format in Cadcorp SIS. I want to open this file in QGIS. Is it possible, or do I have to do any conversions?
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Common Base Raster and Vector Layers in the USA [closed]

Not a technical question but am planning to move to the USA from the UK. As a GIS professional I wondered if anyone knew of where I could find lists of the commonly used background raster and vector ...
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Real-time weather for ArcGIS online

Does anyone know of real-time weather (temp and precip) data for the US that I can bring into ArcGIS online as a layer and also download as a csv?
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Seeking shapefile of administrative divisions of Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) post-2011

I've been trying to find a shapefile containing CIV's administrative divisions (preferably down to the level of sous-prefecture) reflecting the national reorganization of 2011 but have had no luck. ...
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Where to Dowload Village layers for India with census 2011 information?

Does anyone know where I could download a layer of all villages in India together with their populations (hopefully from the 2011 census)?
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Shapefile of European Parliament constituencies?

Is there any shapefile (or similar vector data set) of European Parliament electoral constituencies? Some countries (e.g. Germany) are basically one constituency, but others (e.g. UK) are not. Is ...
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Looking for local data sets for 6th graders?

I am a newcomer to GIS, and am looking for local data sets to use with my students. I would like to locate data on our state, county, and city levels (for city, things like parcels, subdivisions, etc....
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GIS data for Grocery store sales in the US

I am looking for sources that would provide sales data for grocery stores in the US. I have looked at ESRI's Business Data that they receive from InfoGroup, but was wondering if anyone know of any ...
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Los Angeles county aerial imagery

I am looking for a basemap of LA county showing aerial imagery similar to google earth. However, I also need it in a specific projection: NAD_1983_StatePlane_California_V_FIPS_0405_Feet. Does anyone ...
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Seeking public database to input date and city to determine country at time and present-day?

I'm looking to automate a common task for us. For example, Jaromir Jagr was born in Kladno in 1972. I want to be able to take that and output a string. Born in Kladno, Czechoslovakia (present-day ...
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Where can I find historic country border data?

I am looking for border polygons from World War I (from 1914-1918). Is there a resource out there that maintains this kind of information?
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Getting Borders as SVG using Peters Projection?

Is there a place where I can easily download the borders of all countries and continents as SVG using Peters Projection? Or what is the easiest way to get those? (I haven't installed anything on my ...
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Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc Contours

I am looking for the contour shapefile for the Municipality of Strathroy-Caradoc, Ontario.
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Is there an active equivalent to Yahoo GeoPlanet available for commercial use?

It looks like GeoPlanet is dead (Is GeoPlanet dead?). Is there a suitable alternative that covers Parents (preferably Ancestors) and Neighbours? If there's a name for this type of data, that'd be ...
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Any public dataset of U.S Highways and on and off ramps?

I am working on a student project in data engineering and need a database with U.S. Highways and their on and off ramps. I took a look at OpenStreetMap and couldn't figure out if the information I was ...
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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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Why am I losing part of my raster when I reproject?

QGIS 2.0 Working with tiff raster file. Reprojections are in WGS84 Mercator. Here is my problem: I am trying to use buffers or urban areas to analyze light intensity on a raster layer. I want 30 ...
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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 ...