Re: Read data from a sequence of TIF files

Sean Gillies

Hi Shaunak,

A virtual mosaic using GDAL's VRT format is the best-tested approach for doing this. Rasterio can open and operate on such VRT XML files.

On Mon, Aug 16, 2021 at 4:58 PM <shaunakde@...> wrote:


I was trying to use the Global Surface Water dataset found here: 

The data is delivered as a sequence of TIF files tiles as 10x10 degree granules. For example the granule starting at 10N and 10E is here: 

I was wondering what the best way to read all the data intersecting an AOI was (without having to manually merge all the data)


Sean Gillies

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