[OSM-talk] tagging as for artificial islands

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Tue Jan 13 09:20:01 GMT 2009


On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 4:15 PM, Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
<avarab at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 7:37 AM, maning sambale
> <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Any tips for properly tagging this feature:
>> http://mayniladailyphoto.blogspot.com/2008/01/philippine-relief-map.html
>> I added the map coastline using the actual coastline of the
>> Philippines in OSM, with a whole lot of
>> generalization (I think it was  Douglas-Peucker Algorithm).
>> Use the data layer to view it:
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=14.584958&lon=120.982798&zoom=18&layers=B000FTF
> Artificial or not they're still islands in the middle of a lake, and
> should thus probably be modeled with a multipolygon relation, I've
> just changed it to that:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/relation/67081

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