Upgrade to Pro — share decks privately, control downloads, hide ads and more …

Trail Assist

Seth Fitzsimmons
April 12, 2015
140

Trail Assist

A project for the myAmerica Developer Summit at the Department of the Interior in Washington, DC by Dan Rademacher, Jereme Monteau, and myself.

Seth Fitzsimmons

April 12, 2015
Tweet

Transcript

  1. Trail Assist
    Agency Data

    +

    Citizen Data
    Seth Fitzsimmons, Stamen Design
    Jereme Monteau, Trailhead Labs
    Dan Rademacher, Stamen Design

    View full-size slide

  2. RIDB gets you point
    locations.

    View full-size slide

  3. auto touring
    biking
    boating
    camping
    climbing
    day use area
    diving
    documentary site
    environmental education
    fire lookouts/cabins overnight
    fish hatchery
    fish viewing site
    fishing
    hiking
    historic & cultural site
    horse camping
    horseback riding
    hotel/lodge/resort fs owned
    hotel/lodge/resort privately
    owned
    hunting
    information site
    interpretive programs
    observation site
    off highway vehicle
    organization site FS owned
    organization site privately owned
    other recreation concession site
    paddling
    photography
    picnicking
    playground park specialized sport site
    recreation residence
    recreational vehicles
    snorkeling
    snowpark
    swimming
    swimming site
    visitor center
    water sports
    wilderness
    wildlife viewing
    winter sports
    And text attributes

    View full-size slide

  4. Where exactly are
    those amenities?
    What do those parks
    actually look like?

    View full-size slide

  5. How do we fill in this map?

    View full-size slide

  6. Or this map?

    View full-size slide

  7. Ask all the people
    government + citizens
    Agency staff
    Park volunteers
    OpenStreetMappers
    Social media users

    View full-size slide

  8. How do we make
    everyone’s park data
    better everywhere?

    View full-size slide

  9. Trail Assist

    Not all the trails are the same!
    Social media = good
    Social trail = bad

    View full-size slide

  10. OpenStreetMap Data

    View full-size slide

  11. Strava Heatmap

    View full-size slide

  12. Citizens and agencies
    can make the data
    better, together.

    View full-size slide

  13. Millennials want to
    participate.

    View full-size slide

  14. Let’s help them.

    View full-size slide

  15. The tools are 

    already working.
    Come talk to us!

    View full-size slide

  16. Social Media + Open Data

    View full-size slide