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Questions tagged [status-completed]

Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.

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Tag merge request: toilet-etiquette and human-waste

I think we should merge the tags toilet-etiquette and human-waste. Although people might come up with (hypothetical) questions covered by one and not the other, the overlap is substantial and a ...
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Can we change our tag line to include more topics and make us easier to find?

A recent question on main Meta entitled Is there any site about animals or nature? led me to look at our tagline. And I have to say I didn't like what I found: For people who love outdoor ...
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March 2018 tag rename requests

Update: The reason I am asking for this is because it's much easier and less irritating all around if the mods do the tag merges. If I were to manually retag the equipment-care to gear-care it ...
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What is the difference between wildlife and animals?

Update I merged wildlife into animals. End Update We have two very similar tags wildlife and animals. The more I look at this, the more it seems that the difference is too small to justify two tags....
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Synonyms of the Scope/Off Topic/On Topic/Topics tags

When looking at the this question, I wanted to see what topics had recently been decided were on or off topic. I noticed that there were two tags off-topic and on-topic and they were used rather ...
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Let's fill out the on-topic page

I just VTC'd a recommendation question using custom text (the only other option was "price shopping" and it wasn't exactly that). The OP replied that they had checked the help pages and didn't see ...
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Could we benefit from an “accessibility” tag?

I am bringing up this idea in light of Are there any Draisines-Railbike Companies that have wheelchair accessibility? as well as my question (Jury-rig a walker for outdoor activity that might involve ...
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Is my question about altimeters, as edited, eligible to be reopened?

Is my edit about altimeters enough to reopen the question?What are the pros and cons of a digital altimeter over an analog altimeter for backpacking? If not, what do you suggest? I need some ...
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Merge [canyoneering] with [canyoning], and [abseiling] with [rappelling]

canyoning and canyoneering are essentially the same thing, just with regional variation in what it's called. I propose that these tags be merged and a synonym created to avoid confusion. I've ...
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“hygiene” and “hygeine” tags should be merged

There are both, a hygiene and a hygeine tag. Please merge those two tags into the correctly spelled one! I hope this is the right place to bring this up, I wasn't sure.
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Rename [tag:mountain] to [tag:mountains]?

Shouldn't the tag mountain be renamed to mountains? It sounds much better for me. I'd rather not say "I'm going to mountain" but "I"m going to mountains". disclaimer I'm not native speaker, so my ...
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Footwear-related tags

Do we really need all the different tags for footwear? Most don't have definitions to help people decide which one to use (or how to choose more than one) - and I think, at the very least, footwear ...
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Should we opt in for the special Hat Dash promo?

The haberdashery begins December 19. Just recieved the following email from Stack Exchange, and wanted to know if you guys think we should participate: Last year, on our Gaming site, we hosted an ...
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The Great Outdoors self-evaluation: let's get critical! [closed]

You love your site and we love your site, but there is a whole world of people out there who might not even know it exists. When they do find it, their first impression will either scare them away or ...
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Feature-Request: Down Vote Pop Up

What about a little non-binding banner that pops up when someone down-votes saying, "Thanks for the feedback - please take a moment to explain your reasons for down-voting in the comments (optional)." ...
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Synonym: torches->flashlights

By some wording in recent posts, I was reminded that the British English-speaking parts of the world use "torch" to refer to what we Americans call a "flashlight," so, I think we should make them ...
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Tag synonyms: [insects] -> [bugs]

These two tags seem to have an awful lot of overlap. The bugs tag description basically says it's a superset of insects. I think we should make insects a synonym of bugs, as I don't think there will ...
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Tag synonyms - [gear] and [equipment]

I think these two are close enough to merit a synonym, anyone object to gear->equipment?