Wikipedia:WikiProject Highways/Latin America

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A regional task force of WikiProject Highways
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Welcome to the Latin American Highways task force of WikiProject Highways. This task force covers the major pan-national, national and sub-national Latin American and Caribbean highway systems and components. Highways in Puerto Rico or the US Virgin Islands are in the scope of the US Roads WikiProject.

Participants[edit]

  1. Imzadi1979 (talk · contribs), initial co-founder of the taskforce.
  2. Rschen7754 (talk · contribs) - assisting in development of task force
  3. Fortguy (talk · contribs) - familiar with some Mexican routes and resources
  4. Bumm13 (talk · contribs) - been doing major overhauling of Mexico Federal Highway route articles

To do[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Highways/Latin America:
  • Find editors who have shown interest in this subject and ask them to take a look here.
  • Identify articles for creation
  • Identify articles for improvement
  • Review importance and quality of existing articles, especially the unassessed articles

Article alerts[edit]

No Article alerts at this time.

Guidelines[edit]

Tagging and assessment[edit]

Any articles that are within the scope of this task force should be tagged with the project banner for WikiProject Highways. To each of these banners, you should add |latin-america= yes as this will automatically put the page in the appropriate categories.



Latin America road transport articles by quality log

Categories[edit]

Templates[edit]

For main project templates, see the main project page for WikiProject Highways.

Userbox template[edit]

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Latin America (orthographic projection).svg This user is a member of Latin American Highways Task Force.

Infobox template[edit]

This task force uses {{infobox road}} or {{infobox road junction}} like the parent project.

Stub templates[edit]

Recognized content[edit]

Did you know? articles[edit]


Resources[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Route logs (in Portuguese) of the federal system from the Ministério dos Transportes

Chile[edit]

Highway maps (in Spanish) from the Ministerio de Obras Públicas

Colombia[edit]

A number of useful documents are linked at Spanish Wikipedia's Wikiproyecto:Carreteras de Colombia

Costa Rica[edit]

Route information (in Spanish) from the Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Transportes

Ecuador[edit]

Highway network map (in Spanish) from the Ministerio de Transporte y Obras Públicas

El Salvador[edit]

Route logs (in Spanish) by department from Ministerio de Obras Públicas

Guatemala[edit]

Honduras[edit]

Route logs and maps (in Spanish) from the Secretaría de Obras Públicas, Transporte y Vivienda

Jamaica[edit]

Route logs and maps from the National Works Agency

Mexico[edit]

National resources
  • Route logs by state (in Spanish) from federal Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes (SCT) include some state routes
  • Lengths of the paved federal network by state (in Spanish) from SCT includes spurs and bypasses with ratings by class
  • Highway maps by state (in Spanish) from SCT
  • Shapefiles from Instituto Nacioal de Estadística y Geographía (INEGI)
  • More shapefiles from Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad (CONABIO)
  • Shapefiles from the North American Transportation Atlas compiled by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Nicaragua[edit]

Highway network inventory (in Spanish) with maps and route logs by department from the División General de Planificación of the Ministerio de Transporte e Infraesctructura

Paraguay[edit]

  • Highway maps from the Dirección de Planificación Vial, Viceministerio de Obras Públicas, Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Comunicaciones
  • Route lengths and termini from Ministerio de Industria y Comercio

Peru[edit]

  • National Highway System map (in Spanish) from the Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones
  • Route logs (in Spanish) from the Sistema Integrado de Información Vial, Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones