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- Author: HOT
- Requesting organization: Red Cross
- Priority: High
Hurricane Matthew a category 4 hurricane caused catastrophic damage to western Haiti. Over 2 feet of rain fell, causing flooding, damaging homes and washing away infrastructure. According to reports over 15,000 people have been displaced including destroying almost 4,000 homes. Bridges and roads have been affected including critical links for relief efforts. The government has estimated at least 350,000 people need some kind of assistance after the disaster.
This data will support assessment, relief planning, and for future recovery efforts.
Created by danbjoseph - Updated - Priority: high
- Entities to Map
- Changeset Comment
- #hotosm-project-2231 #hurricaneMatthew #haiti When saving your work, please leave the default comment but add what you actually mapped, for example "added buildings and a residential road".
NOTE: Buildings only project
Project Specific Notes
- Please use the "Split" link after you click the "Start Mapping" button if the task square is too large to finish in a comfortable time. (After 2 "Split"s the link will have a line through it and is not available)
- Mapping should be done with Bing imagery for this project.
Some buildings are already mapped for much of this area. Please tag all buildings as:
Building Features=Buildingin iD
Please SQUARE (shortcut key = 'S' in iD editor & 'Q' in JOSM) the corners of square/rectangular buildings OR ROUND OFF/CIRCLE (shortcut key = 'O' in iD editor & 'shift-O' in JOSM) any round huts.