## Posts Tagged With 'conflation'

### Raster to vector conversion for land cover

###### Written by Grigory Rechistov in Uncategorized on 24.06.2019. Tags: osm, landuse, landcover, conflation, vectorization,

The whole premise of the land cover import for Sweden [1] bases on the idea to take the raster map of land cover and to covert it into the OSM format. This results in new map features that are essentially closed (multi)polygons and tags. These new features are then …

### Land cover import in Openstreetmap

###### Written by Grigory Rechistov in Uncategorized on 04.06.2019. Tags: osm, landcover, landuse, conflation,

Land cover geographic data is what is mostly represented as landuse=* in the OSM database. Other tagging schemes e.g. landcover=* also exist.

During the ongoing land cover import for Sweden [1] I learned several things that were not documented anywhere in the OSM wiki or elsewhere, as far as …