Tag:wetland=fen

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Description
Groundwater-fed peatforming wetland covered by mosses, grasses, sedges, reeds, and wildflowers Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in openstreetmap-carto area
Natural wetland marsh.png
Group: Natural
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should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: in use

A fen is a groundwater-fed peatforming wetland covered by mosses, grasses, sedges, reeds, and wildflowers. Fens do not grow much above the groundwater level.

How to map

Draw the outline area of the area and tag it with natural=wetland + wetland=fen.

Rendering

Natural wetland marsh.png

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