Tag:surface=unpaved

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Description
Indicates that the surface of the feature is an unpaved surface. Consider using a more specific tag. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Properties
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: de facto

Describes the surface of a feature as unpaved. See Key:surface for details.

Using more specific value is always preferable as surface=unpaved may mean everything from surface=compacted to surface=mud.

surface=compacted - surface=unpaved may mean this kind of surface
surface=mud - surface=unpaved may mean this kind of surface

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If you know places with this tag, verify if it could be tagged with another tag.
Automated edits are strongly discouraged unless you really know what you are doing!
If you know places with this tag, verify if it could be tagged with another tag.
Automated edits are strongly discouraged unless you really know what you are doing!