[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - natural=bare_rock

Gleb Smirnoff glebius at glebius.int.ru
Sun Jan 30 08:48:43 GMT 2011


On Fri, Jan 28, 2011 at 08:02:55AM +1000, Stephen Hope wrote:
S> On 28 January 2011 07:43,  <john at jfeldredge.com> wrote:
S> > Scree, however, usually refers to a sloping pile of loose rock at the base of a cliff, rather than being a general term for loose rocks.
S> 
S> It's a little bit more general than that - a sloping hillside covered
S> with loose rock is also scree.  But loose rock on flat ground never
S> is.  I used to climb up scree slopes a lot when I was a kid.

btw, a slope covered with large stones is also mapped as a scree or not?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stone_run

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