[talk-ph] Various farmed landuses

David Groom reviews at pacific-rim.net
Sun Feb 14 13:50:52 UTC 2016


My only reason for choosing landuse=meadow rather than landuse=farmland 
was to change as few tags as possible, though I think I agree with you 
and prefer landuse=farmland

David


On 14/02/2016 13:25, Eugene Alvin Villar wrote:
> I agree with changes 2 and 3. For #1, I think it should be
> landuse=farmland instead of meadow. Rice fields are far from being
> meadows.
>
> On 2/14/16, David Groom <reviews at pacific-rim.net> wrote:
>> While looking at existing tagging of landuse areas in Leyte I have come
>> across a number which do not seem to fit the tagging structure on the
>> main OSM wiki, and I cant see anything in the Philippines/Mapping
>> conventions  which contradicts the main OSM wiki (except that under
>> agricultural landuse the tag landuse = farm is suggested whereas this
>> seems to have been deprecated in favour of landuse = farmland  -  maybe
>> the Phillipine / mapping conventions page is out of date?)
>>
>> An example of some of the current tagging can be seen here:
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=16/11.1121/124.8899
>>
>> I would like to change the following:
>>
>> 1) Areas currently tagged landuse = meadow; name = Ricefield   - change
>> to landuse = meadow; crop=rice [1]
>> 2) Areas currently tagged landuse = farmland; name = Coco Land   -
>> change to landuse = orchard;  trees = coconut_palms [2]
>> 3) Areas currently tagged landuse = orchard; crop = coconut  - change to
>> landuse = orchard;  trees = coconut_palms [2]
>>
>> Are these 3 changes acceptable?
>>
>> My one slight discomfort is that I dont like the way crop = rice is
>> rendered on the map, but then we should't be tagging for the rennderers
>> anyway!
>>
>> Regards
>>
>> David
>>
>> [1]  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:crop
>> [2]  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:trees
>>
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