[HOT] Tagging Japan: still standing structures

Kate Chapman kate at maploser.com
Tue Mar 15 19:32:58 GMT 2011

Makes sense to me Hans.  I would suggest we just make sure it is
documented in the wiki in a place easy for people to find it.


On Tue, Mar 15, 2011 at 3:26 PM, Hans van Wijk <hvwijk at planet.nl> wrote:
> Hi,
> In Haiti we used earthquake:* to make a difference between 'normal' keys and
> disaster keys. I see tsunami:* keys appear on the map for Japan. I think
> that's fine! I see in flooded/destroyed areas a few strucures still
> standing. I suggest we use for those 'tsunami:damage=standing structure'
> together with building=yes. I can imagine that if people are still there on
> the ground somewhere they might take shelter in those structures. They might
> also also be used as landmarks for teams on the ground.
> What do you think? In the meantime I already start with it. It's easy to
> change them into something else with JOSM in one go.
> Regards,
> Hans
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