[Tagging] The endless debate about "landcover" as a top-level tag

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Wed Jun 13 08:11:08 UTC 2018

13. Jun 2018 09:23 by marc.gemis at gmail.com <mailto:marc.gemis at gmail.com>:

> Proper for me means clearly separate landuse from landcover, so that
> one can see the use of the land and how it is covered from different
> tags.
> Not proper is e.g. one mapper using landuse=forest to indicate an area
> for timber production and another mapper to map trees in a private
> residential garden.
> The latter mapping is fine if you just want to colour a map. :-)

Or if you wish to record landcover without intention of (in this case) to map 


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