Download the data folder to your Local Drive

To carry out the exercises today you will need some data. Obtain a copy of the data now from the resources tab of (at the top right of this page).

  • Extract (unzip) this folder and put it somewhere in your directory where you can access it.

Launch QGIS

  • On a Windows PC, QGIS can be found in the start menu - just type QGIS in to the search bar

  • On a Mac QGIS can be found by clicking Launchpad

Now move on to Exercise 2 and you can start making some maps!