[Tagging] Overlapping naturals

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at tutanota.com
Tue Jun 2 21:19:10 UTC 2020

Jun 2, 2020, 21:37 by f at zz.de:

> Hi Rafael,
> On Tue, Jun 02, 2020 at 04:05:47PM +0200, Rafael Avila Coya wrote:
>> Hi, all:
>> Let's say we have a natural=scrub for example. Inside it (a part of it)
>> becomes seasonally wet, for example during the rainy (wet) season. How would
>> you better map this? Some possible approaches:
>> 1. Having the area of all the scrub as natural=scrub, and the area that
>> becomes wet in its interior as natural=wetland + seasonal=yes (or
>> seasonal=wet_season)
>> 2. Having a natural=scrub for the whole area, and for the wetland area
>> temporary:natural=wetland @ (May-Oct) or temporary:natural=wetland @
>> (wet_season)
>> 3. Using a relation, with the tag natural=scrub, and the inner way with the
>> tags natural=scrub + temporary:natural=wetland @ (...)
> For me overlapping natural or landuses are broken. An area can either
> be a natural=wood or a landuse=farmland. You cant include the same
> area in two types of usages or naturals.
You can.
You can have silvopasture ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silvopasture )

You can have forested military base with wetland (real case).

You can probably find military base (landuse=military) with landuse=farmland.

There are residential areas in forests, there are industrial zones in military bases,
there are railway areas in military bases.

etc etc

You will have overlapping areas or stuff like
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