[Tagging] FW :Re: RFC: new key Landcover

john at jfeldredge.com john at jfeldredge.com
Thu Nov 18 22:17:18 GMT 2010

From my personal experience, beach grass usually grows in the somewhat-scattered manner shown in these photos, not as densely as grass growing on regular soil.  That is why I suggested documenting both the sand (surface tag) and also the vegetation growing on the sand (landcover tag).

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Subject :Re: [Tagging] FW :Re: RFC: new key Landcover
From  :mailto:dieterdreist at gmail.com
Date  :Thu Nov 18 16:00:04 America/Chicago 2010

2010/11/18 Ralf Kleineisel <ralf at kleineisel.de>:
> Did I say anything about single grass blades? On a beach you can have
> square kilometers of different surfaces, sand, pebbles, grass which are
> well big enough to tag.

I thought about something like this when you wrote about grass in the sand:


if it's separate, there is no special case, it would be either sand or
grass then...


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