1

I have a dataset of road lines obtained from digitized aerial imagery and I want to automate the generalization procedures using arcGIS model builder. I am using the ArcGIS 10.3 desktop suite. I have come across the generalization toolset in ArcGIS. But I'm not sure as I may not have understood the theory in generalizing roads.

What procedures can I use in a workflow?

And especially, since I'm generalizing from my source data at 1 in 2500, to an output of 1 in 20k how can i calculate the parameters to use for a 20k map generalization module?

1 Answer 1

1

A quick Google search for "techniques for generalizing roads" threw up this

1
  • This is brilliant. But more specifically, I'm looking to find parameters to suit a scale of 1 in 20000 and another for 1 in 50000. Any ideas on this too? Commented Apr 19, 2016 at 15:39

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.