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Map requirements

Below are a few tips on map requirements to help you get the essential information together so we can produce effective viewable maps.

Map requirements – ArcMap xxports

NPWS Style Maps

  • Background – pdf layer with fills – NPWS estates and reserves and hill shades if required – high res
  • pdf master with everything (symbols, towns, rivers, roads etc) to check against – can be low res
  • pdf layer with everything that is not a fill
    – icons, labels, legend, scale
    – tracks and roads (single line i.e. not dashed or broken)
    – towns/text, points/icons – this can all be in one pdf
  • Please include a reference to Capital City and/or to the major closest town, e.g Sydney >180 km or Coffs Harbour >80 km

We can than create a map similar to below or to your specifications.

Barrington Tops Final

Barrington Tops Final

Map requirements for satellite image / photo background

  • pdf satellite image or aerial photo (at the size you want it printed) and also high resolution (300 dpi). This can also be in tiff format.
  • pdf master with everything to check against – can be low res
  • pdf layer with everything else that is not a fill
    – tracks and roads (single line i.e. not dashed or broken)
    – towns/text, points/icons – this can all be in one pdf
  • pdf with fills NPWS estates and reserves (not shown above but will look similar to the everything else image above)
  • Please include a reference to Capital City and/or to the major closest town, e.g Sydney >180 km or Coffs Harbour >80 km
  • Scale

From this we will create a finished map similar to below or to your specifications.

Final Map for Coffs Creek Section

Solitary Islands Coastal Walk Final Map for Coffs Creek Section

 Maps for Businesses

  • Google Map or similar with area  required
  • Main features
  • Please include a reference to nearest icon, town, e.g Coffs Harbour >2 km, Big Banana 1 km
Original and Final Map for Camp Extreme

Original and Final Map for Camp Extreme

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