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Public-images-osm logo.svg hazard_type
Osm element key.svg
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Documented values: 3
Status: unspecified



We present here a typology of natural hazards that is used in the OpenHazardMap project.


Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo
hazard_type landslide area Any type of mass earth movements: landslides, rockfalls, debris flows...

Rockfall tj.jpg
hazard_type avalanche area All the hazards that involve massive displacement of snow and / or ice.
hazard_type flood area Significant overflow of the water level that submerges a piece of land
Flood tj.jpg

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