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I am looking for data for GWR

I'm writing a dissertation on the effects of different parameters settings in GWR over different density patterns. I am looking for data that have geographical referee (i.e. latitude/longitude) and ...
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Parcel Tax Map Numbers in Lexington County South Carolina [duplicate]

How do I look up parcel tax numbers for properties in Lexington County, South Carolina?
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NOAA API data for past monthly mean Temperature and precipitation

I am trying to use the NOAA API to get data on monthly mean temperature and precipitation for the past 10 years. I wrote the following python code (the variable "token" in the code is the API token ...
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Looking for geometries defining the boundaries of Canadian Location Code regions used for Meteorological Services in Canada

To be clear I have looked into the GADM datasets. The problem is that Canada has a very non-standardized level-2 Administrative Zone identification across the various Territories and Provinces. As a ...
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Is publishing geodata in unprojected latlon coordinates better than a local UTM projection?

This is meant as some kind of reference Q&A. Unless I am working with truly global data, I always prefer projected, local, metric coordinates so that calculations like area or distances are ...
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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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Are there any tools for creating GTFS?

I was asked to create a feed for a company. Are there any tools I can use or do I have to make the entries one by one,line by line? What are the tools big agencies use?
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How to get data for a state which covers data regarding building roof tops? [on hold]

I am new to GIS , but I am looking forward to somehow capture the data for a particular state which also has the building's roof top data.
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Repeated GPS coordinates in data are creating stacked points on map in QGIS

I have 30+ events of data collection for each GPS location (previous person on project has simply added new rows for each data collection period). When I import the excel file (via CSV format), each ...
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Annual Mean temperature of Africa countries for past 50 years? [migrated]

I am trying to find annual mean temperature data for all countries in Africa for past 50 years. The data should not be mean of the entire 20 years, but should be yearly mean. Can somebody please ...
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Ecuador Census Data

I am looking for Ecuador census data (digital GIS if possible) at the sub-parroquia (parish) level. The geographies and the tabular data would be great but at this point I am mostly in need of the ...
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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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Accessing Point Cloud Data [on hold]

I have a point cloud dataset, and I am trying to divide it up into sections of point cloud data (in a grid-like manner). Essentially, I will have little cubes of point cloud data, possibly by given ...
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NAICS and SIC database by address/parcel number?

I have a large amount of addresses that I need to manually input each and every one of their building uses. There are well over a dozen of categories to choose from. What kinds of databases should I ...
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What is the best data collector for invasive species? [closed]

I have been assigned to map out a couple acres of natural area. However I don't know what kind of devise I should use to collect the data and import them into the arc map.
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Clip and Zip Coordinate system options Geocortex

I have the standard geoprocessing service, Clip & Zip, which references a spatial reference folder containing various coordinate systems (in prj). The service works in geocortex via the standard ...
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Lat and long extents of Canadian provinces

I'm seeking the latitude and longitude extents (i.e., extremes of lat and long) for each Canadian province. I already have Alberta and BC. For example, Wikipedia lists Ontario's extent as 49° 00’ N, ...
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Where can I get pointcloud data?

Is there any freely available pointcloud data? I'm especially interested in dense clouds of small areas(5m to 100m radius) but anything else would be fine too. Edit: I've found that these pages ...
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Can i get earth quake data from api services?

I am working with environmental application and i am willing to add information about Earth Quake. If Other apis like openweather,accuweather etc have services for earthquake, please let me know. ...
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Is there a dataset for the spatial extents of historic levels of the Great Lakes since the Last Glacial Maximum?

Is there a dataset for the spatial extents of historic levels of the Great Lakes since the Last Glacial Maximum? More specifically, we are looking for the maximum level of the Great Lakes after 5,000 ...
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High Resolution Terrain Data for the Philippines

Where can i download Philippines terrain data that is better than the 30 m ASTER global dataset?
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Free vector data on paved roads in Africa

I have recently come across vector road data from the Africa Infrastructure Knowledge Program (http://www.infrastructureafrica.org/documents/list/roads). I found these data helpful for three reasons: ...
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Looking for Parish Boundaries Datasets for QLD Austraila

Every so often, I am asked for a parish boundary dataset. I can never find them as I am of the belief that they are no longer used. Has any one had any experience with parish boundaries in Australia ...
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Topographical Elevations for Central Africa and Cameroon

I am using QGIS and I have been faced with the problem of topographical maps. From searching online I could only find data for the United States. Google maps offers elevation contours, however I am ...
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Map mobile phones antennas

Is it possible to find a map of Italian mobile phones antennas (and possibly also European one)? I need to import it in QGIS so it would be great a shape file or dxf file or something related to ...
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Greenspace data in United Kingdom?

I need greenspace data for Brighton and Hove and Dudley areas. Does anyone know where I can get this? I have tried to extract it from OpenStreetMaps but the areas are too large and it crashes before ...
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Is there any shapefile (or other format) of Russia's time zones after 2014 changes?

According to for example Wikipedia, Russia changed its time zone boundaries in 2014, moving areas between existing zones and defining new ones for the Crimea area. Is there any shapefile or other ...
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Best place to download or purchase shapefiles for Louisiana Parish?

I am looking for shapefiles to either download or purchase for the BEAUREGARD Parish in Louisiana. I have been able to find files for the Townships and Sections but I am in desperate need of a ...
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Finding ESRI JSON polygon rings of all US states?

Is ESRI JSON polygon rings of all US states a pubicly available resource anywhere? I have a xml file with point coordinates that I was planing on writing a quick conversion script for, but I imagine ...
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How to manually edit 16 bit GDEM elevation data on a Geotiff file

I'm building a virtual 3D terrain scenery using both satellite imagery (google maps satellite) and elevation data from GDEM Aster elevation data (geoTIFF format files). My problem is that the ...
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What is the best way to visualize multiple large LIDAR tiles?

I want to load approximately 10 large LIDAR tiles for analysis. I have tried using ArcScene but it appears there is a limit on how much data ArcScene can handle at one time. Each tile is 65-90MB in ...
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How to extract bounding boxes of cities from OSM?

For simple geocoding purposes I want to extract all cities from a single country of openstreetmap. They only queries I want to do are: ZipCode -> (List of) BoundingBox of City/Village ...
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How to create/obtain district data for Singapore?

I am newbie in GIS and have started using QGIS for my purpose. My purpose is to map all districts of Singapore and create a Shape file and get GeoJSON details for all districts. I am not able to find ...
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Which elevation data source has the highest precision for Russian Far East?

If I want to get data on the elevation around the city of Artyrom (region around 132.159633, 43.350116), which elevation data source has the data with the highest precision for that region? I found ...
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Pipeline and electric power grid data for Southern California?

Does anyone know where I can find GIS shapefile or other data for the electric transmission line system as well as water/natural gas and other pipeline systems for Southern California? Notably San ...
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Where can I find spatial data for UK administrative boundaries?

I am specifically looking for UK local authorities, wards, postcodes in shp file format.
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Where can I purchase Points of Interest? (USA)

I have thousands of POIs with addresses and they are geocoded. The lat longs are on the road. I have Tele Atlas POI data, but it also shows the locations closer to the road. Is there any ...
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Where can I find GIS data to test GIS coordinate operations?

I am trying to find some data that can be used to test GIS coordinate operations from one CRS to another CRS. So far all I have found is the Gold Data set and also various example points in the EPSG ...
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Raster map source for desktop, commercial application

We develop desktop, commercial application for Architects (c++). In a future update, we would like to provide our customers with the option to automatically create a 3D terrain with appropriate ...
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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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Source for US parcel boundary data?

Where can I find shapefile (or other vector) data for US private parcel boundaries (such as for a plat map)?
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Port boundaries for California

I'm interested in finding GIS data for ports in California. I have a point layer but I'm hoping to find polygons for each port. Surprisingly this is proving to be more difficult than first expected.
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Ward maps for Indian Cities?

i am looking for maps or shapefiles of ward boundaries of cities in india, it has been arround three days since i have been searching for them, but got very few. Does anyone know from where one can ...
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Has any one created a “Killed by Cops in Canada” GIS?

Just wondering if anyone has come across anything like http://www.killedbycops.org/, but with data showing people killed by Canadian cops. I've found a bunch of different databases tracking people ...
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Does anyone have a Morocco shapefile that includes Western Sahara at the Provincial level?

The 2004 Moroccan census data is available at hcp.ma. I was wondering if anyone had a Moroccan shapefile at the provincial level or commune level that matched the data available on the census and ...
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The list of geocodes of villages/cities of India wanted [closed]

Any relevant information is welcome. For example, license of the data, where I can find relevant sources, etc.
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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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Looking for a rivers layer for Indonesia

I am looking for a river database for Indonesia. I am aware of VMAP data and can make it myself from a DEM. What I really am looking for is a local product that contains rivers at the very local ...
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New Delhi, India, town level boundary files for GIS

I'm trying to find boundary files for New Delhi to map religious diversity (data here: http://www.censusindia.gov.in/DigitalLibrary/MFTableSeries.aspx), and I have downloaded the GADM files and tried ...
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Where can I find a list of states, districts and tehsil names in India?

I need only names for making a chained dropdown list for users to select location correctly and submit the data. Please provide any resources. I emailed censusindia.gov.in but no reply from them.