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Paducah Flood Wall.jpg
A wall of which the primary function is flood protection Edit or translate this description.
Group: Barriers
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
See also
Status: in use

A flood wall is a wall built with the primary function to protect against floods. Openings in these wall should be tagged with barrier=coupure. A flood wall is different from a dyke where a dyke if a body of mostly earth.

How to tag

The flood wall should be tagged on ways with barrier=wall + wall=flood_wall. See the example section below for some examples.


Paducah Flood Wall.jpg