Tutorial 08: Refining your weed map

Tutorial notes

Topics covered in this tutorial include:
•Using a shortcut to quickly add Shapefiles to QGIS
•Renaming layers to improve map presentation and usability
•Removing polygon fill colour to show only the outline of Parcel boundaries
•Using layer transparency settings to improve map readability
•Rearranging the stacking order of layers to prioritise the display of your most important data
•Understanding Road labels better

Links to GIS data download pages:
•Parcel boundary layer: https://www.data.vic.gov.au/data/dataset/parcel-view-vicmap-property
•1-5m Contour layer: https://www.data.vic.gov.au/data/dataset/metro-contour-1-5-metre-vicmap-elevation