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Can I build anything on an Oasis or do anything with it in Civilization 5?

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You cannot build any improvements other than roads and railroads on an oasis tile.

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How do I get their resources then, build something next to it? – Chris James Champeau Jun 29 '12 at 1:21
You should be able to use their resources by assigning workers to them in the city, if the tile is within the bounds of the city of course. That's different from building improvements. – deutschZuid Jun 29 '12 at 2:33
Oh really, ill have to try that... – Chris James Champeau Jun 29 '12 at 21:30
It's possible to build a city on an oasis, but it is destroyed in the process. – Andrew B Feb 13 '14 at 22:21

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