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I want to create a new vector layer which represents the surrounding water of a particular island I am working with in QGIS. Is it possible to create a water shape based on an "inverted selection" or the empty areas of an existing vector layer?
As @jdavid05 mentions, I do need to create another vector. The question is still a duplicate, though, as I think the following method here applies:
Create a new vector layer that fills space between other polygons in QGIS
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You can use the symbology "inverted polygons"
And you can also style your inverted polygon
Nov 4, 2020 at 21:58
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