Tools for Getting Data out of OpenStreetMap and into Desktop GIS

Tools for Getting Data out of OpenStreetMap and into Desktop GIS

“Since its inception, OpenStreetMap has crowdsourced the addition of millions of features of spatial data across the world. It’s become a fantastic resource for geographic reference data and it’s constantly being improved and updated. While it’s open source and the data is free, getting it into a usable format for analysis in desktop GIS, for example, can take a bit of effort”.

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