[Tagging] Landuse=forestRY?

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Dec 27 21:31:13 UTC 2015

On 28/12/2015 3:42 AM, Mateusz Konieczny wrote:
> On Sun, 27 Dec 2015 11:43:00 +1100
> Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> The present multiple applications landuse=forest has me thinking that
>> a new tag of
>> landuse=forestry
>> maybe best to focus this new tag onto a specific forest use - that of
>> wood production.
>> In the longer term the tag landuse=forest can eventually be
>> depreciated .. people can migrate the older tagged things into
>> Use;
>> landuse=forestry  for wood producing areas
>> leisure=nature_reserve for areas of nature preservation
>> natural=wood for areas covered with trees not used
> Note that landuse=forestry would include areas not covered by trees and
> used for forestry. Starting from forester's house
> ( https://pl.wiktionary.org/wiki/le%C5%9Bnicz%C3%B3wka#pl ).

land use = forestry.  To do with growing trees and making stuff from them.
Thus the saw mill, drying and storage sheds. A residence ... not certain 
Are residences of factory workers included in a landuse=factory?

To indicate that trees are there ... i.e. land cover ... landcover=trees.

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