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Welcome to the home of Mapbox's mapping activities on OpenStreetMap. Our data team updates OpenStreetMap based on quality analysis and customer feedback. We work based on OSM mapping principles and guides. You are welcome to join one of our open mapping projects over on the issue queue or use our documentation of best practices in this Wiki.

Getting started guides

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If you're interested in learning OpenStreetMap take a look at LearnOSM, the OpenStreetMap Wiki's Beginner Guide and Map Features documentation.

Mapping projects

The Mapbox data team leads and participates in initiatives to improve OpenStreetMap data. All ongoing projects are coordinated and documented on the issue queue of this repository.

We are always interested in how we can make our work better and collaborate with everyone else around this amazing project. If you have suggestions or questions, open an issue for us or send us a message directly.


Here is an overview of the most important finalized mapping initiatives:

Disaster response
  • Mapping for HOT Activation during Afghan Earthquake: Oct 15 - Ticket, OSM Wiki
  • Mapping for HOT Activation during Hurricane Patricia: Oct 15 - Ticket,OSM Wiki
  • Mapping for HOT Activation during Myanmar floods: Aug 15 - Ticket
  • Mapping and validation in Salgar Landslide response: Jun 15 - Ticket, OSM Wiki
  • Mapping and validation in Nepal Earthquake response: Apr 15 -OSM Wiki
  • Mapping for HOT - Fiji: Activation. Ticket
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