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Feature Statistic Germany

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
10.790A.ADM4fourth-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a third-order administrative division
755A.ADM4Hhistorical fourth-order administrative divisiona former fourth-order administrative division
549A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
401A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
166A.ADM5fifth-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a fourth-order administrative division
19A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
16A.ADM3Hhistorical third-order administrative divisiona former third-order administrative division
16A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
4A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
3A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
3A.PCLHhistorical political entitya former political entity
2A.ADMDHhistorical administrative division a former administrative division of a political entity, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PRSHparishan ecclesiastical district
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
12.726 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
7.556H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
2.531H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
750H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
499H.MOORmoor(s)an area of open ground overlaid with wet peaty soils
492H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
431H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
365H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
183H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
138H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
134H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
118H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
81H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
79H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
73H.FLTTtidal flat(s)a large flat area of mud or sand attached to the shore and alternately covered and uncovered by the tide
72H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
70H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
38H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
37H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
36H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
34H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
32H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
23H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
19H.POOLpool(s)a small and comparatively still, deep part of a larger body of water such as a stream or harbor; or a small body of standing water
19H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
19H.STMXsection of stream
17H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
14H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
12H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
11H.LKXsection of lake
10H.LBEDlake bed(s)a dried up or drained area of a former lake
10H.WLLwella cylindrical hole, pit, or tunnel drilled or dug down to a depth from which water, oil, or gas can be pumped or brought to the surface
9H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
8H.TNLCcanal tunnela tunnel through which a canal passes
8H.STMAanabrancha diverging branch flowing out of a main stream and rejoining it downstream
6H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
6H.STRTstraita relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water
5H.HBRXsection of harbor
4H.LKCcrater lakea lake in a crater or caldera
4H.GLCRglacier(s)a mass of ice, usually at high latitudes or high elevations, with sufficient thickness to flow away from the source area in lobes, tongues, or masses
4H.CNLXsection of canal
3H.ANCHanchoragean area where vessels may anchor
3H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
3H.PNDSpondssmall standing waterbodies
3H.CNFLconfluencea place where two or more streams or intermittent streams flow together
3H.BGHTbight(s)an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline
2H.ESTYestuarya funnel-shaped stream mouth or embayment where fresh water mixes with sea water under tidal influences
2H.STMMstream mouth(s)a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea
1H.STMQabandoned watercoursea former stream or distributary no longer carrying flowing water, but still evident due to lakes, wetland, topographic or vegetation patterns
1H.CHNLlake channel(s)that part of a lake having water deep enough for navigation between islands, shoals, etc.
1H.CNLAaqueducta conduit used to carry water
1H.CNLNnavigation canal(s)a watercourse constructed for navigation of vessels
1H.CNLQabandoned canal
1H.LKIintermittent lake
1H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
1H.NRWSnarrowsa navigable narrow part of a bay, strait, river, etc.
1H.STMIintermittent stream
1H.STMSstreamsbodies of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
1H.WTLDwetlandan area subject to inundation, usually characterized by bog, marsh, or swamp vegetation
1H.WTRCwatercoursea natural, well-defined channel produced by flowing water, or an artificial channel designed to carry flowing water
13.988 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1.514L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
530L.GRAZgrazing areaan area of grasses and shrubs used for grazing
187L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
122L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
122L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
84L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
22L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
20L.MVAmaneuver areaa tract of land where military field exercises are carried out
20L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
20L.AMUSamusement parkAmusement Park are theme parks, adventure parks offering entertainment, similar to funfairs but with a fix location
9L.INDSindustrial areaan area characterized by industrial activity
4L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
4L.RGNEeconomic regiona region of a country established for economic development or for statistical purposes
3L.RGNLlake regiona tract of land distinguished by numerous lakes
3L.MILBmilitary basea place used by an army or other armed service for storing arms and supplies, and for accommodating and training troops, a base from which operations can be initiated
2L.RESWwildlife reservea tract of public land reserved for the preservation of wildlife
1L.AGRCagricultural colonya tract of land set aside for agricultural settlement
1L.CMNcommona park or pasture for community use
1L.CTRBbusiness centera place where a number of businesses are located
1L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
1L.RESAagricultural reservea tract of land reserved for agricultural reclamation and/or development
1L.RESVreservationa tract of land set aside for aboriginal, tribal, or native populations
2.673 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
65.158P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
7.052P.PPLA4seat of a fourth-order administrative division
4.631P.PPLXsection of populated place
2.246P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
319P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
74P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
50P.PPLQabandoned populated place
31P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
27P.PPLFfarm villagea populated place where the population is largely engaged in agricultural activities
16P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
15P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
9P.PPLRreligious populated placea populated place whose population is largely engaged in religious occupations
4P.PPLCHhistorical capital of a political entitya former capital of a political entity
2P.PPLSpopulated placescities, towns, villages, or other agglomerations of buildings where people live and work
2P.PPLGseat of government of a political entity
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
79.637 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
111R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
38R.TNLRRrailroad tunnela tunnel through which a railroad passes
28R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
13R.TNLRDroad tunnela tunnel through which a road passes
11R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
7R.RDJCTroad junctiona place where two or more roads join
4R.RRrailroada permanent twin steel-rail track on which freight and passenger cars move long distances
4R.RJCTrailroad junctiona place where two or more railroad tracks join
2R.CSWYcausewaya raised roadway across wet ground or shallow water
2R.TRLtraila path, track, or route used by pedestrians, animals, or off-road vehicles
1R.RDAancient roadthe remains of a road used by ancient cultures
221 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
28.962S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
7.151S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
6.517S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
1.287S.STNFforest stationa collection of buildings and facilities for carrying out forest management
1.196S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
888S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
788S.HUThuta small primitive house
747S.MLWNDwindmilla mill or water pump powered by wind
727S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
659S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
566S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
481S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
466S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
446S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
347S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
298S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
204S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
175S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
165S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
123S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
119S.RSTPQabandoned railroad stop
102S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
99S.MFGBbreweryone or more buildings where beer is brewed
97S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
94S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
89S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
87S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
83S.SLCEsluicea conduit or passage for carrying off surplus water from a waterbody, usually regulated by means of a sluice gate
80S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
77S.MTROmetro stationmetro station (Underground, Tube, or Metro)
76S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
75S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
74S.UNIVuniversityAn institution for higher learning with teaching and research facilities constituting a graduate school and professional schools that award master's degrees and doctorates and an undergraduate division that awards bachelor's degrees.
71S.WALLwalla thick masonry structure, usually enclosing a field or building, or forming the side of a structure
69S.THTRtheatera building or outdoor area used for live theatrical presentations, concerts, opera or dance productions, cinema, and/or other stage productions
67S.TRAMtramrail vehicle along urban streets (also known as streetcar or trolley)
59S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
51S.ADMFadministrative facilitya government building
48S.GATEgatea controlled access entrance or exit
46S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
46S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
44S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
44S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
44S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
40S.CTHSEcourthousea building in which courts of law are held
33S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
31S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
31S.BLDOoffice buildingcommercial building where business and/or services are conducted
28S.OBPTobservation pointa wildlife or scenic observation point
28S.PKLTparking lotan area used for parking vehicles
27S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
26S.GOVLlocal government officea facility housing local governmental offices, usually a city, town, or village hall
23S.FRMQabandoned farm
22S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
22S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
22S.RECRracetracka track where races are held
22S.MARmarinaa harbor facility for small boats, yachts, etc.
21S.LOCKlock(s)a basin in a waterway with gates at each end by means of which vessels are passed from one water level to another
21S.PPpolice posta building in which police are stationed
21S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
21S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
20S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
19S.MKTmarketa place where goods are bought and sold at regular intervals
19S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
18S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
18S.RECGgolf coursea recreation field where golf is played
18S.AIRQabandoned airfield
18S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
17S.CTRCMcommunity centera facility for community recreation and other activities
17S.MNQabandoned mine
16S.STNRradio stationa facility for producing and transmitting information by radio waves
16S.BCNbeacona fixed artificial navigation mark
16S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
16S.OPRAopera houseA theater designed chiefly for the performance of operas.
16S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
15S.ARCHVarchivea place or institution where documents are preserved
15S.ITTRresearch institutea facility where research is carried out
15S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
14S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
14S.FRMTfarmsteadthe buildings and adjacent service areas of a farm
14S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
14S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
12S.BANKbankA business establishment in which money is kept for saving or commercial purposes or is invested, supplied for loans, or exchanged.
12S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
11S.HSPCclinica medical facility associated with a hospital for outpatients
11S.HSECcountry housea large house, mansion, or chateau, on a large estate
10S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
10S.BUSTPbus stopa place lacking station facilities
10S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
9S.PRNprisona facility for confining prisoners
9S.FYferrya boat or other floating conveyance and terminal facilities regularly used to transport people and vehicles across a waterbody
8S.OBSobservatorya facility equipped for observation of atmospheric or space phenomena
8S.CVNTconventa building where a community of nuns lives in seclusion
8S.FRMSfarmstracts of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
8S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
8S.WEIRweir(s)a small dam in a stream, designed to raise the water level or to divert stream flow through a desired channel
7S.COMCcommunication centera facility, including buildings, antennae, towers and electronic equipment for receiving and transmitting information
7S.CTRRreligious centera facility where more than one religious activity is carried out, e.g., retreat, school, monastery, worship
6S.POpost officea public building in which mail is received, sorted and distributed
6S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
6S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
6S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
6S.STNBscientific research basea scientific facility used as a base from which research is carried out or monitored
5S.GRVEgravea burial site
5S.JTYjettya structure built out into the water at a river mouth or harbor entrance to regulate currents and silting
5S.RETstorea building where goods and/or services are offered for sale
4S.INSMmilitary installationa facility for use of and control by armed forces
4S.MFGQabandoned factory
4S.WTRWwaterworksa facility for supplying potable water through a water source and a system of pumps and filtration beds
4S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
4S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
4S.CMPQabandoned camp
3S.DARYdairya facility for the processing, sale and distribution of milk or milk products
3S.CTRMmedical centera complex of health care buildings including two or more of the following: hospital, medical school, clinic, pharmacy, doctor's offices, etc.
3S.HMSDhomesteada residence, owner's or manager's, on a sheep or cattle station, woolshed, outcamp, or Aboriginal outstation, specific to Australia and New Zealand
3S.SWTsewage treatment plantfacility for the processing of sewage and/or wastewater
3S.SHSEstorehousea building for storing goods, especially provisions
3S.CSNOcasinoa building used for entertainment, especially gambling
3S.HSPDdispensarya building where medical or dental aid is dispensed
2S.CTRFfacility centera place where more than one facility is situated
2S.PSTCcustoms posta building at an international boundary where customs and duties are paid on goods
2S.QUAYquaya structure of solid construction along a shore or bank which provides berthing for ships and which generally provides cargo handling facilities
2S.FNDYfoundrya building or works where metal casting is carried out
2S.MSSNmissiona place characterized by dwellings, school, church, hospital and other facilities operated by a religious group for the purpose of providing charitable services and to propagate religion
2S.HUTShutssmall primitive houses
2S.ARCHarcha natural or man-made structure in the form of an arch
2S.AMTHamphitheateran oval or circular structure with rising tiers of seats about a stage or open space
2S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
2S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
2S.MNCcoal mine(s)a mine where coal is extracted
1S.DPOFfuel depotan area where fuel is stored
1S.MFGMmunitions planta factory where ammunition is made
1S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
1S.OBSRradio observatorya facility equipped with an array of antennae for receiving radio waves from space
1S.PPQabandoned police post
1S.PRKGTpark gatea controlled access to a park
1S.HLThalting placea place where caravans stop for rest
1S.HERMhermitagea secluded residence, usually for religious sects
1S.ESTXsection of estate
1S.RHSEresthousea structure maintained for the rest and shelter of travelers
1S.RLGRretreata place of temporary seclusion, especially for religious groups
1S.RNCHranch(es)a large farm specializing in extensive grazing of livestock
1S.DIPdiplomatic facilityoffice, residence, or facility of a foreign government, which may include an embassy, consulate, chancery, office of charge d'affaires, or other diplomatic, economic, military, or cultural mission
1S.CSTMcustoms housea building in a port where customs and duties are paid, and where vessels are entered and cleared
1S.SCHAagricultural schoola school with a curriculum focused on agriculture
1S.SCHCcollegethe grounds and buildings of an institution of higher learning
1S.SCHMmilitary schoola school at which military science forms the core of the curriculum
1S.SNTRsanatoriuma facility where victims of physical or mental disorders are treated
1S.CMPRFrefugee campa camp used by refugees
1S.STBLstablea building for the shelter and feeding of farm animals, especially horses
1S.STNIinspection stationa station at which vehicles, goods, and people are inspected
1S.BPboundary markera fixture marking a point along a boundary
1S.BDGQruined bridgea destroyed or decayed bridge which is no longer functional
1S.ASTRastronomical stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by observations of celestial bodies
1S.TMPLtemple(s)an edifice dedicated to religious worship
1S.TNKDcattle dipping tanka small artificial pond used for immersing cattle in chemically treated water for disease control
1S.AQCaquaculture facilityfacility or area for the cultivation of aquatic animals and plants, especially fish, shellfish, and seaweed, in natural or controlled marine or freshwater environments; underwater agriculture
1S.TRANTtransit terminalfacilities for the handling of vehicular freight and passengers
1S.WHRFwharf(-ves)a structure of open rather than solid construction along a shore or a bank which provides berthing for ships and cargo-handling facilities
1S.WRCKwreckthe site of the remains of a wrecked vessel
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
1S.MLSWsawmilla mill where logs or lumber are sawn to specified shapes and sizes
55.017 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
19.474T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
3.776T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
771T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
559T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
495T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
480T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
262T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
233T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
214T.PLDRpolderan area reclaimed from the sea by diking and draining
164T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
145T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
132T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
116T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
40T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
35T.DUNEdune(s)a wave form, ridge or star shape feature composed of sand
27T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
22T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
22T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
20T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
19T.BARbara shallow ridge or mound of coarse unconsolidated material in a stream channel, at the mouth of a stream, estuary, or lagoon and in the wave-break zone along coasts
18T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
17T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
16T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
11T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
10T.CRQcirquea bowl-like hollow partially surrounded by cliffs or steep slopes at the head of a glaciated valley
9T.SDLsaddlea broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains
8T.SANDsand areaa tract of land covered with sand
7T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
6T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
5T.GAPgapa low place in a ridge, not used for transportation
5T.CRTRcrater(s)a generally circular saucer or bowl-shaped depression caused by volcanic or meteorite explosive action
5T.ISLXsection of island
3T.SCRPescarpmenta long line of cliffs or steep slopes separating level surfaces above and below
3T.ISLTland-tied islanda coastal island connected to the mainland by barrier beaches, levees or dikes
3T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
3T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
3T.SPITspita narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody
2T.PKSpeakspointed elevations atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic features
2T.PANpana near-level shallow, natural depression or basin, usually containing an intermittent lake, pond, or pool
2T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
2T.SINKsinkholea small crater-shape depression in a karst area
2T.VALSvalleyselongated depressions usually traversed by a stream
1T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
1T.ISTHisthmusa narrow strip of land connecting two larger land masses and bordered by water
1T.ISLFartificial islandan island created by landfill or diking and filling in a wetland, bay, or lagoon
1T.CFTcleft(s)a deep narrow slot, notch, or groove in a coastal cliff
1T.BCHSbeachesa shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
1T.RKFLrockfallan irregular mass of fallen rock at the base of a cliff or steep slope
1T.VLCvolcanoa conical elevation composed of volcanic materials with a crater at the top
27.155 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
1U.RDGUridgea long narrow elevation with steep sides
1 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
6.523V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
390V.HTHheathan upland moor or sandy area dominated by low shrubby vegetation including heather
32V.TREEtree(s)a conspicuous tree used as a landmark
16V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
4V.OCHorchard(s)a planting of fruit or nut trees
2V.VINvineyarda planting of grapevines
1V.CULTcultivated areaan area under cultivation
6.968 Total for V

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