[Talk-us] National Forest Boundaries
tbook at libero.it
Thu Feb 19 16:21:57 GMT 2009
I have put the various proposals on the wiki at:
It seems like the landuse=forest tag has a fair amount of consensus, but
that we are not yet sure how to tag the fact that it is a national
forest, and not just any forest.
Adam Schreiber wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 10:56 AM, James Fee <james.fee at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The problem is that they aren't the same. National Forests are Department
>> of Agriculture and National Parks are Department of Interior. There is
>> probably a smart way to tag them, but there definitely should be separation
>> between National Parks and everything else.
> Then an operator tag could be added. I meant "the same" in the way
> that states in the US have the same administrative level as counties
> in England because they're the next smaller division from the national
> level. Are both operated by a national entity/bureau? Yes. Are they
> operated by the same entity/bureau? No. Thus, make the distinction in
> a meaningful way.
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