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

Marc Gemis marc.gemis at gmail.com
Wed Jun 13 09:51:21 UTC 2018

> And landuse=forest is used for landcover, not landuse, so such mapping is correct.

As I see it, it evolved from mapping areas where wood is used for
timber into a landcover tag. The first person that used it for
landcover purpose have mapped for the renderer imho. Others followed
and now people state it is a landcover tag.


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