2.32. Create temporal cache

The tool creates several layers from one. Each new layer is a selection of features for a period of time.


  • gis_url - address of the used Web GIS

  • resource_id - ID of the polyline layer used by Web GIS

  • upper_field - date the feature disappeared

  • lower_field - date the feature appeared

  • year1_field - the start year of the interval

  • year2_field - the end year of the interval

  • Date Format - date format for dates

  • The output format is GeoJSON, GPKG, CSV, ESRI Shapefile (the default value is ESRI Shapefile)

  • Ignore errors - leave blank to stop completion if an empty range is found. Enter 1 to ignore errors


  • archive of layers, each of which is also in an archive (zip)

Launch tool: https://toolbox.nextgis.com/operation/temporal_split

Usage example:

Make a temporary cache from the layer of cities appearing and disappearing at a certain time.

  • Web GIS URL - https://demo.nextgis.com

  • Source Resource ID - 4719

  • upper_field - upperdat

  • lower_field - lwdate

  • year1_field - YEAR1

  • year2_field - YEAR2

  • Date format -

  • Output format -

  • Ignore Errors - 1

Download sample results: https://nextgis.ru/data/toolbox/toolbox_temporal_split/toolbox_temporal_split.zip