Hi,

when I look at the area between Scharhörn and Nigehörn, the Saltmarsh isn't renedered in view mode. Instead some white polygon appears that doesn't appear in edit mode.

See https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/640898211

To reproduce, please compare the area in the middle when switching between view and edit mode (web UI).

How can I get hold of the white polygon and edit/remove it?

Thanks, Aeroid.

asked 04 Nov, 18:42

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You probably meant different tag (wetland=saltmarsh instead of natural=saltmarsh):

https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag%3Awetland%3Dsaltmarsh

This white polygon is just a bare land - together with clear water area around, because your polygon has no defined rendering for standard map style (OSM Carto) and is treated as empty space over land and the water.

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answered 04 Nov, 18:56

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edited 04 Nov, 18:56

Thanks, that explains why I didn't see the Saltmarsh. But what's the white polygon?

(04 Nov, 19:20) Aeroid

This is uncovered land color (not white).

(04 Nov, 19:22) kocio

The differences between edit mode and map are most likely due to the coastline not being updated. This happens sometimes. See https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Coastline

(05 Nov, 06:46) Jochen Topf
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Thanks again for your help, but could you please have a second look at the borders of the white area. I can't find those in edit mode.

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answered 05 Nov, 04:50

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This is not an answer.

(05 Nov, 06:45) Jochen Topf
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@Aeroid: please use the "add new comment" button below kocio's answer to add your comment as new "comment".

(05 Nov, 06:52) aseerel4c26 ♦
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