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A fence-like structure built to redirect drifting snow Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: man made
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)
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Status: de facto

A snow fence is a fence-like structure built to redirect snow accumulations either to improve collection of snow on ski pistes, or to prevent drifting snow interfering with roads, railways or other installations.

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