[gdal-dev] Countour polygons instead of lines

Matthew Perry perrygeo at gmail.com
Tue Sep 2 18:19:54 EDT 2008

On Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 2:26 PM, Ari Jolma <ari.jolma at tkk.fi> wrote:
> Did you ever want gdal_contour to produce polygons instead of lines?
> I wonder what's the current situation. Does GRASS do this?

Indirectly, yes. You can use r.reclass to create areas of similar
elevation from the raster DEM and r.to.vect to covert to polygons.

Matthew T. Perry

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