I have a raster file and want to clip it, but I'm getting this error:
"ERROR: Cutline not of polygon type"
what does this error mean and how can I resolve it?
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Please see this post.
1) One of the layers is missing projection information. Post both your layers so we can take a look.
2) A polygon that has some issues such as self intersecting (unlikely). It is almost always one. You need to project or project both layers into a common format.
Is your polygon and raster in the same projection? If not, try projecting to a common projection, as mentioned here: