As described in the previous section, the DISTAL application will make use of four separate sets of freely available geospatial data:
For more information on these sources of data, refer to Chapter 4, Sources of Geospatial Data.
Let's work through the process of downloading and importing each of these datasets in turn.
You downloaded a copy of this dataset earlier. Create a subdirectory named
data within your
DISTAL directory, and place a copy of the
TM_WORLD_BORDERS-0.3 directory into the
data directory. Then, create a new Python ...