Tag Archives: OGR

Exporting vector layer as kml in QGIS

In my previous post I described how to export a vector layer from GRASS GIS as kml file. The key was to use the dsco parameter to define the columns that should be used for the Name and Description fields … Continue reading

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Exporting point file as kml in GRASS GIS

The v.out.ogr function in GRASS GIS let you export your vector layer to any format supported by OGR (it is basically an interface to the GDAL/OGR function ogr2ogr). This includes kml files. E.g., v.out.ogr input=labels layer=1 dsn=/home/paulo/test.kml format=KML will export … Continue reading

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Using OGR

One of the reasons I like GRASS GIS is that everything can be done at the command line. Of course there are other ways to do this, and one which I want to explore a bit more is the OGR … Continue reading

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A map of Madidi National Park

See The grunts of the jaguar on Forestalis for a nice story by Jeroen van der Horst about his trip in Madidi National Park in Bolivia. I had no clue where to find this park so decided to look it … Continue reading

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