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Public-images-osm logo.svg man_made = clearcut
Old Clear Cut - panoramio.jpg
Area, where most or all trees are uniformly cut down. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Man made
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasmay be used on relations
Useful combination
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Status: in use

Clearcut - former landuse=forest or natural=wood areas, where most or all trees are uniformly cut down.

How to map

Create an area and tag it man_made=clearcut. This would normally be a replacement for former landuse=forest or natural=wood areas and would simply be a edit of those tags to man_made=clearcut.

Additional tags


This does not render (2018). The usage is low.

It has been suggested to use natural=scrub in combination, this might achieve rendering as scrub. If the area has progressed to scrub then the tag man_made=clearcut may as well be deleted.

See also