[talk-au] How to tag reaches (segments of a waterway)?

4x4falcon info at 4x4falcon.com
Sun Apr 10 03:23:03 BST 2011

On 09/04/11 16:28, John Smith wrote:
> On 9 April 2011 18:22, Andrew Harvey<andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> I would like to map some named reaches ("straight portion of a stream
>> or river, as from one turn to another;") part of a major river.
> To do this I would shift the river specific information to a relation,
> which is useful in any case since you can then lump all parts of the
> river into the same relation and then the individual segments can be
> tagged differently.

Agree and include the river banks as part of the relation.

Leave all the admin boundary out of it and remove any waterway tags from 
the admin boundary.

You should not need the river way down the middle if the river banks 
have been mapped.


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