Hi Ritva, OSM data can be exported into open-source programs like JOSM or QGIS. Once in there, they are pure vector polygons which can be reprojected onto a CRS and get areas calculated.
Hope it helps. On Thu, May 21, 2020 at 07:44:33AM +0000, Vilppola, Ritva wrote: > Hi Team, > > > I’m looking into mapping areas to determine the heat island effect and > was wondering if OSM measures the sqm of areas that are mapped on OSM > as a quantity e.g 100sqm of vegetation, 50sqm of building footprint, > 200sqm of park areas? > > > And if it does, can this be exported specifically? > > > Thanks, > > > Ritva Vilppola > Sustainability Consultant > [cid:image001.jpg@01D62F97.7B56EDB0] > T: +617 3535 1518 > ritva.vilpp...@wsp.com > WSP Australia Pty Limited > 900 Ann Street, Level 12 > Fortitude Valley > 4006 Australia > wsp.com > > > > __________________________________________________________________ > > NOTICE: This communication and any attachments ("this message") may > contain information which is privileged, confidential, proprietary or > otherwise subject to restricted disclosure under applicable law. This > message is for the sole use of the intended recipient(s). Any > unauthorized use, disclosure, viewing, copying, alteration, > dissemination or distribution of, or reliance on, this message is > strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, or you > are not an authorized or intended recipient, please notify the sender > immediately by replying to this message, delete this message and all > copies from your e-mail system and destroy any printed copies. > -LAEmHhHzdJzBlTWfa4Hgs7pbKl > > References > > 1. http://www.wsp.com/ > 2. http://www.wsp.com/ -- Dion Moult _______________________________________________ Talk-au mailing list Talkfirstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.openstreetmap.org/listinfo/talk-au