MapAnt is a gigantic orienteering map covering almost all of Finland. It was automatically generated based on the publically available laser scanning data and topographic maps from the National Land Survey of Finland. It is the most detailed and information-rich map available that is covering the whole country of Finland. Its name, MapAnt, is inspired by the way it was compiled: the about one-hundred computers involved were acting as ants in an anthill, working together in a structured chaos to construct something bigger than they were able to achieve on their own.

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