Welcome to the Walking Access Mapping System help guide. Select a functionality below to find out more.

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Layer list

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:22 PM

The Layer List is where you decide what information you would like to display on the map. Within the layer list you also have a number of options.


Download map

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:32 PM

The Download Map Tool allows you to create a quick map or image file for printing or offline view. It is useful if you need a hard copy out in the field.

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Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:35 PM

The Search tool is an easy way to quickly find a feature on the map. You can select which categories you would like to Search within


Basemap gallery

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:35 PM

The Basemap Gallery is an 'on-screen' widget that houses a number of different basemaps for you to switch between to suit your mapping purpose.

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Share the map

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:35 PM

The Share tool allows you to share a map location link to a number of different social media platforms. You can also directly email the link to others.

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Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:35 PM

The information in this website is provided for the guidance of the public who are interested in outdoor walking access.

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Survey mapping and database errors

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:35 PM

This section describes the sources and types of errors in survey and mapping digital databases and in overlaying or integrating these databases.

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Measure or bookmark

Published Jul 9, 2018, 1:48 PM

With the Measure tool you can find out coordinates as well as distance or area measurements on the map. The Bookmark tool allows you to save map views so you can quickly find them later.

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GIS Data

Published Dec 5, 2018, 2:15 PM

Information, including the REST end point, for the GIS data that underpins our maps. Includes disclaimers relating to our provision of this data.

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