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Feature Statistic Lithuania

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
544A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
60A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
10A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
2A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
617 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
2.476H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
2.360H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
1.809H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
789H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
43H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
26H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
17H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
14H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
10H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
8H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
6H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
6H.LKIintermittent lake
5H.LKXsection of lake
5H.STMXsection of stream
3H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
3H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
2H.STMAanabrancha diverging branch flowing out of a main stream and rejoining it downstream
1H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
1H.MOORmoor(s)an area of open ground overlaid with wet peaty soils
1H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
1H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
1H.RSVIintermittent reservoir
1H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
1H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
7.589 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
121L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
26L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
8L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
6L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
2L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
1L.FLDIirrigated field(s)a tract of level or terraced land which is irrigated
1L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
1L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
1L.CSTcoasta zone of variable width straddling the shoreline
1L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
168 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
19.586P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
195P.PPLXsection of populated place
30P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
27P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
9P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
4P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
2P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
19.854 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
183S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
159S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
27S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
25S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
22S.AIRQabandoned airfield
18S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
17S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
14S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
11S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
9S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
6S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
4S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
3S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
3S.RSTPQabandoned railroad stop
3S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
2S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
2S.FRMQabandoned farm
2S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
2S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
2S.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.
2S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
1S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
1S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
1S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
1S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
1S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
1S.THTRtheatera building or outdoor area used for live theatrical presentations, concerts, opera or dance productions, cinema, and/or other stage productions
1S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
1S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
1S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
525 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
789T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
64T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
20T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
13T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
9T.DUNEdune(s)a wave form, ridge or star shape feature composed of sand
2T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
2T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
1T.SDLsaddlea broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains
1T.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
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.SPITspita narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody
903 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
3.758V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
2V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
1V.SCRBscrublandan area of low trees, bushes, and shrubs stunted by some environmental limitation
1V.GROVEgrovea small wooded area or collection of trees growing closely together, occurring naturally or deliberately planted
3.762 Total for V

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