[Tagging] deforestation tag

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri May 2 09:09:20 UTC 2014

2014-04-29 15:19 GMT+02:00 fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com>:

> Are you talking about landcover or landuse ?
> If the trees where cut and new ones are growing this is still
> landuse=forest.
> If there are plans for building houses this might be landuse=greenfield
> and later on landuse=construction.
> landuse=farm is deprecated, please use farmland or farmyard.


> landuse=grass also is not a good choice as it is ambigious. Either use
> landuse=meadow or maybe landcover=grass

+1, landuse=grass does not make sense, as "grass" is not a "use", use
landcover=grass for grass covered areas, and landuse=meadow, if it is a

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