[Tagging] geology taggin?

Ulf Lamping ulf.lamping at googlemail.com
Sat Nov 13 12:19:17 GMT 2010


Am 13.11.2010 12:58, schrieb M∡rtin Koppenhoefer:
> 2010/11/13 Ulf Lamping<ulf.lamping at googlemail.com>:
>> Am 13.11.2010 12:04, schrieb Morten Kjeldgaard:
>> How is landcover=trees any more helpful then widely used landuse /
>> natural?!?
>
>
> in the case of landuse: landuse=residential, landcover trees ? Or
> natural=beach, landcover trees? Landuse is the _usage_ of an area.
>
>
>> How is landcover orthogonal to landuse / natural?
>
> landuse is the usage of the land, natural is used to denote features
> like summits, cave entrances, beaches, bays, ...

No.

Have a look at the natural section of:

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Map_Features

heath, scree, scrub, fell, sand is what you think what landcover should 
be. We already have that.

Regards, ULFL



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