[Tagging] Seasonal, intermittent, and ephemeral water tags

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sat May 26 08:17:47 UTC 2018


On 26/05/18 17:18, Mateusz Konieczny wrote:
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> 26. May 2018 09:02 by 61sundowner at gmail.com 
> <mailto:61sundowner at gmail.com>:
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>     On 21/05/18 07:57, Warin wrote:
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>         On 20/05/18 18:33, Mateusz Konieczny wrote:
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>             19. May 2018 04:33 by 61sundowner at gmail.com
>             <mailto:61sundowner at gmail.com>:
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>                 The intermittent tag continues to be confused with
>                 seasonal.
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>                 Possibly this is because some want to use it to
>                 indicate that a follow is both seasonal and intermittent?
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>             At least in my case it was like this:
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>             - I discovered intermittent tag
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>             - later I encountered someone claiming that seasonal water
>             flow
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>               should be tagged with seasonal tag
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>             - I checked intermittent definition in some sources and
>             found no
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>               confirmation that "intermittent" excludes cyclic changes
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>     If 'intermittent' is taken as the same as seasonal then why have
>     both keys?
>     To me they are not the same.
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> In my interpretation:
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> every seasonal=yes is also intermittent=yes
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> some intermittent=yes are not seasonal
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So ... why have seasonal?
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