An overview of the Cartographic Refinement toolset

The Cartographic Refinement toolset contains tools that help produce and refine data to support the production of topographic maps.


Apply Building Offsets

Aligns, moves, and hides building or bridge marker symbols based on product specification rules defined in an .xml file.

Apply Masks From Rules

Applies symbol layer masking to feature layers in a map based on an XML rule file and mask features created by the Make Mask From Rules tool.

Apply Visual Specification To Map

Applies symbols and Arcade expressions to layers in a map based on the symbols and rules defined in a visual specification database.

Calculate Bridge Offsets

Calculates the offsets necessary to properly display bridges at a given location.

Make Masks From Rules

Creates polygon masks for features based on color rules.

Thin Spot Heights

Generalizes spot heights for a given area of interest (AOI) in accordance with product specifications.

Tools in the Cartographic Refinement toolset

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