OpenStreetMap US

MapRoulette is the micro tasking platform for OpenStreetMap. Mappers on all continents use it to fix common mapping errors one at a time: crooked roads, misspelled names, mistagged points of interest. In this talk, we will explore some less common but nonetheless useful and interesting uses of MapRoulette.

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MapRoulette breaks up OpenStreetMap work into snack-sized “challenges.” Earn points by fixing validation issues, turning nodes into areas, adding missing tags, and through countless other little tasks that contribute to a healthier map.

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