One page summary of how to start a new Giraffe project.

1. Search the map for your site

Use the search bar in the top left to find an address or place.

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2. Find local data layers

Click the blue “+”" button in the top left to search for a layer. Check the boxes of the layers you wish to add to the project.

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3. Import a site boundary

Click “Draw Boundary” in the top of the screen to start editing. Then right click on a parcel or building to “Set” that as the project boundary.

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4. Draw a building

Click on the draw toolbar at the bottom of the screen, select a type of geometry eg “Residential”, then start clicking on the map to draw a building.

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Get started

If you feel comfortable drawing, the best way to get started is to start building in the app.

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