There is new, updated imagery from Digital Globe for this task. Most of the area should be mapped already
- Author: HOT
- Requesting organization: Red Cross
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 project focuses on the central portion of Île de La Gonâve, with updated imagery from the previous task.
Created by Giblet - Updated - Priority: medium
- Entities to Map
- Changeset Comment
- #hotosm-project-2257 #hurricanematthew #haiti Source=GeoEye1, Digital Globe, 25 October 2015 When saving your work, please leave the default comment but add what you actually mapped, for example "added buildings and a residential road".
There is an offset between the imagery and what has previously been mapped. Please adjust the imagery to line up with the mapped data:
In iD editor: click the background settings menu > adjust imagery offset > move the imagery to the correct location
In JOSM: click the imagery menu on the toolbar > New Offset > use the arrow keys to align the imagery to the data
Please use Digital Globe imagery included from the service above. In the case of clouds, use bing and please leave a comment in your task box.
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.
Please do not delete any already existing data if you do not know what it is!