[HOT] Sierra Leone, #hotosm-ebola-672 : Feature Interpretation

Blake Girardot bgirardot at gmail.com
Tue Nov 11 18:55:08 UTC 2014


Correction:

For the palm orchard I think the correct tagging is:

landuse=orchard
crop=palm

Cheers,
Blake

On 11/11/2014 1:40 PM, Blake Girardot wrote:
>
> Hi Michel,
>
> This is just my opinion and I am sure someone will correct me if I have
> it wrong:
>
> That looks like a mix of cassava fields, rice paddies and palm orchards
> to me. I am not sure about the rice paddies exactly where you linked to,
> but north of there are rice paddies I am pretty sure.
>
> For sure it looks cultivated to me so you can tag it with landuse=farmland.
>
> Then you have the option to include the crop=cassava or crop=rice where
> appropriate or orchard=palm, but I would put a fixme=confirm crop on
> there if you did designate a crop type.
>
> For examples of cassava you can see some here:
>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/User:Bgirardot/West_African_HOT_Mapping_Tips#Cassava_.28Manioc.29_Crops
>
>
> I will probably use the rice paddies from north of the location you sent
> to help illustrate what rice paddies look like as I am on the lookout
> for examples.
>
> As always, it is difficult to be 100% sure of the crop so you can either
> just stick to landuse=farmland or also put the fixme=confirm crop tag on
> if you add the crop=* tag to the landuse=farmland tag.
>
> Thank you for asking!
>
> Cheers,
> Blake
>
>
> On 11/11/2014 12:54 PM, Michel Gilbert wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> I would like to trace the feature that appears in this area :
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/edit?editor=id&#map=19/8.96459/-11.94620.
>>
>> Is there anyone could help me ?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> --
>> Michel (Pythagore-MGi)
>>
>>
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