lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Thu Sep 26 20:47:05 UTC 2013
On 26.09.2013 14:24, bredy wrote:
As I have been traveling to two of the "biggest" falls on globe, I am
interested in this discussion.
> Niagara Falls are tagged as area with tag waterway=waterfall + natural=cliff.
Well it is tagged as site. The American Fall is tagged as
waterway=waterfall as node in a way with natural=cliff plus an area with
waterway=waterfall and natural=cliff, the Horseshoe Fall is tagged as
node with waterway=waterfall and a way as cliff
The Victory Falls are tagged similar to the Horseshoe Fall and not
divided but should be.
> For me waterway=waterfall is better for node or segment of waterway. Or with
> key waterfall=yes
> And natural=waterfall is better for large river that use riverbank. Only for
> way or area. Render as cliff but blue.
but they are called falls (natural=waterfalls ?).
I am not sure if we can judge the definition by only looking at these
Think about kajaks and white water sports.
Major problem once more is documentation.
More information about the Tagging