[Tagging] Forest parcel with other landcover (scrub, scree…): how to map?

Kevin Kenny kevin.b.kenny at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 21:04:24 UTC 2019


>>> OSM does not distinguish between the sizes of other thing other than by using the area or a closed way, or dimensional tags.
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>> place=islet vs place=island
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>> OSM does not distinguish between the sizes of other thing other than by using the area or a closed way,
>> or dimensional tags, except place=island/islet what was a bad ideas and should not be repeated?
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> place=hamlet, place=village, place=town, place=city.

Those are based on population and services, not on land area (which
can easily be determined from a closed way or multipolygon).



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