[Tagging] landuse=grass => natural=grass

Andreas Labres al+tagging at openstreetmap.at
Thu Sep 18 06:53:34 UTC 2014


On 18.09.14 00:33, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> from landuse, meadow would imply grass for me

Meadow IMO means there is some usage taken from the grass/hay (Weide,
Futterwiese,...).

I use landuse=grass in urban areas (Grünstreifen am Straßenrand), for grass
areas that are not a garden but there usage is just to have a (nicht-versiegelte
Fläche; whatever that means in English) green spot there. Another usage: eine
Böschung (whatever that means in English? batter?).

Those are man-made, not "natural". And "landuse" makes no sense there, for
instance a 1m x 1m "landuse" of grass around a tree.

/al
ceterum censeo landusem esse delendam ;) (for all the neo-Romans here ;)



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