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Precision on unusual waterway flow variations Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: natural
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: approvedPage for proposal

This tag is used on waterways, especially natural ones, which, for any reason, can have its flow reversed. It can be, for instance, because the waterway is linked to an estavelle, or because it is in a tidal zone. First approved on Proposal:PipelineExtension for man_made=pipeline, this tag was already in use before having been approved (again) by Proposal:Sinkholes refinement, and can be used for unrelated waterways.


For the waterway connecting the Chahalot to the Trou des Glanes, the tagging would be this one:


See also