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A radioactive area hazardous to human life. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Hazards
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Status: approvedPage for proposal

A nuclear hazard area is an area contaminated by nuclear radioactivity. Examples include hazard zones around nuclear waste dumps and areas irradiated by nuclear energy accidents.

How to tag

Tag an area area with boundary=hazard + hazard=nuclear.

Other useful tags for a contaminated area:

Tag Usage
name=* The name of the contamination area
related_law=* The name of the law regulating this radioactive area


Example tagging for the way West Valley Nuclear Reprocessing Plant: