Tag:natural=desert

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Description
A barren area of land or desolate terrain, especially one with little water or vegetation Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Natural
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A desert is a barren area of land or desolate terrain, especially one with little water or vegetation. This tag is consistently used to show salt pans, dry lake-beds, and other large, flat, barren land surfaces.

For whole documentation see: Proposed features/Deserts

Rendering

Natural desert humanitarian.png - Humanitarian_map_style - Map link

See also