[Tagging] Waterway equivalent of noexit=yes?

Alan Mackie aamackie at gmail.com
Fri Jul 24 09:04:21 UTC 2020


This is specifically about how to label the end point where the waterway
doesn't drain into another waterbody, not how to label an intermittent
stream in general.

On Fri, 24 Jul 2020, 07:05 Graeme Fitzpatrick, <graemefitz1 at gmail.com>
wrote:

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> On Thu, 23 Jul 2020 at 01:27, Tod Fitch <tod at fitchfamily.org> wrote:
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>> We are still left with the situation where an ephemeral waterway fans out
>> over the desert and disappears. We need some sort of tagging to indicate
>> this is not a mistake and I’ve not seen a tag or value come up in this
>> discussion that has any existing use or consensus in the list.
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> It would appear that =stream + intermittent=yes is the best option?
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> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:intermittent
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> Wadi https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:waterway%3Dwadi was
> previously used but deprecated in favour of intermittent
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> Drystream could be an option?
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:waterway%3Ddrystream, but now
> also discouraged.
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> Ephemeral was also proposed but apparently hasn't gone any further?
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/ephemeral
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> Don't know how any of them would go with OSMOSE though?
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> Thanks
>
> Graeme
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