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Feature Statistic United Kingdom

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
7.730A.ADM4fourth-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a third-order administrative division
3.871A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
184A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
47A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
29A.ADM2Hhistorical second-order administrative divisiona former second-order administrative division
14A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
8A.PRSHparishan ecclesiastical district
4A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
11.892 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
1.688H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
1.335H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
819H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
208H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
207H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
200H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
187H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
134H.SDsounda long arm of the sea forming a channel between the mainland and an island or islands; or connecting two larger bodies of water
99H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
89H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
88H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
65H.WTRCwatercoursea natural, well-defined channel produced by flowing water, or an artificial channel designed to carry flowing water
56H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
47H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
35H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
35H.DCKBdocking basina part of a harbor where ships dock
33H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
29H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
26H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
25H.ESTYestuarya funnel-shaped stream mouth or embayment where fresh water mixes with sea water under tidal influences
22H.FLTTtidal flat(s)a large flat area of mud or sand attached to the shore and alternately covered and uncovered by the tide
21H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
20H.STMXsection of stream
19H.MOORmoor(s)an area of open ground overlaid with wet peaty soils
19H.STRTstraita relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water
19H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
17H.CNLDdrainage canalan artificial waterway carrying water away from a wetland or from drainage ditches
17H.FJDfjorda long, narrow, steep-walled, deep-water arm of the sea at high latitudes, usually along mountainous coasts
16H.FISHfishing areaa fishing ground, bank or area where fishermen go to catch fish
14H.ANCHanchoragean area where vessels may anchor
11H.OVFoverfallsan area of breaking waves caused by the meeting of currents or by waves moving against the current
11H.RCHreacha straight section of a navigable stream or channel between two bends
10H.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
9H.STMMstream mouth(s)a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea
9H.CRNTcurrenta horizontal flow of water in a given direction with uniform velocity
8H.STMIintermittent stream
5H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
5H.PNDSpondssmall standing waterbodies
5H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
4H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
4H.CNFLconfluencea place where two or more streams or intermittent streams flow together
3H.CRKTtidal creek(s)a meandering channel in a coastal wetland subject to bi-directional tidal currents
3H.CNLNnavigation canal(s)a watercourse constructed for navigation of vessels
3H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
3H.STMHheadwatersthe source and upper part of a stream, including the upper drainage basin
3H.WTLDwetlandan area subject to inundation, usually characterized by bog, marsh, or swamp vegetation
2H.SEAseaa large body of salt water more or less confined by continuous land or chains of islands forming a subdivision of an ocean
2H.FLTMmud flat(s)a relatively level area of mud either between high and low tide lines, or subject to flooding
2H.BGHTbight(s)an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline
1H.DTCHDdrainage ditcha ditch which serves to drain the land
1H.STMBstream benda conspicuously curved or bent segment of a stream
1H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
1H.NRWSnarrowsa navigable narrow part of a bay, strait, river, etc.
1H.CNLQabandoned canal
1H.SBKHsabkha(s)a salt flat or salt encrusted plain subject to periodic inundation from flooding or high tides
1H.STMSstreamsbodies of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
1H.STMSBlost rivera surface stream that disappears into an underground channel, or dries up in an arid area
1H.BOGbog(s)a wetland characterized by peat forming sphagnum moss, sedge, and other acid-water plants
1H.BNKRstream banka sloping margin of a stream channel which normally confines the stream to its channel on land
1H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
1H.WHRLwhirlpoola turbulent, rotating movement of water in a stream
1H.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
1H.RPDSrapidsa turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed
1H.CNLAaqueducta conduit used to carry water
1H.MRSHNsalt marsha flat area, subject to periodic salt water inundation, dominated by grassy salt-tolerant plants
1H.LKNIintermittent salt lake
5.708 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
259L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
108L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
96L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
76L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
72L.OILFoilfieldan area containing a subterranean store of petroleum of economic value
65L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
43L.GASFgasfieldan area containing a subterranean store of natural gas of economic value
39L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
34L.CMNcommona park or pasture for community use
12L.AMUSamusement parkAmusement Park are theme parks, adventure parks offering entertainment, similar to funfairs but with a fix location
12L.RESWwildlife reservea tract of public land reserved for the preservation of wildlife
11L.CTRBbusiness centera place where a number of businesses are located
9L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
8L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
8L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
7L.DEVHhousing developmenta tract of land on which many houses of similar design are built according to a development plan
4L.INDSindustrial areaan area characterized by industrial activity
3L.GRAZgrazing areaan area of grasses and shrubs used for grazing
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.NVBnaval basean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for troops and naval personnel, a port for naval vessels, and from which operations are initiated
2L.RGNHhistorical regiona former historic area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
2L.CSTcoasta zone of variable width straddling the shoreline
2L.CLGclearingan area in a forest with trees removed
1L.MNAmining areaan area of mine sites where minerals and ores are extracted
1L.MVAmaneuver areaa tract of land where military field exercises are carried out
1L.BTLbattlefielda site of a land battle of historical importance
882 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
21.392P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
1.240P.PPLXsection of populated place
956P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
191P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
184P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
92P.PPLA4seat of a fourth-order administrative division
12P.PPLCHhistorical capital of a political entitya former capital of a political entity
6P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
4P.PPLQabandoned populated place
4P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
4P.PPLFfarm villagea populated place where the population is largely engaged in agricultural activities
3P.PPLSpopulated placescities, towns, villages, or other agglomerations of buildings where people live and work
1P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
24.090 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
198R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
110R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
24R.RJCTrailroad junctiona place where two or more railroad tracks join
24R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
19R.TRLtraila path, track, or route used by pedestrians, animals, or off-road vehicles
17R.RRrailroada permanent twin steel-rail track on which freight and passenger cars move long distances
16R.TNLRRrailroad tunnela tunnel through which a railroad passes
14R.RDJCTroad junctiona place where two or more roads join
3R.RRQabandoned railroad
3R.TNLtunnela subterranean passageway for transportation
3R.CSWYcausewaya raised roadway across wet ground or shallow water
2R.RDAancient roadthe remains of a road used by ancient cultures
2R.TNLRDroad tunnela tunnel through which a road passes
1R.RDBroad benda conspicuously curved or bent section of a road
436 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
8.269S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
2.789S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
2.244S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
1.361S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
818S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
662S.MTROmetro stationmetro station (Underground, Tube, or Metro)
660S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
525S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
369S.RECGgolf coursea recreation field where golf is played
343S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
286S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
266S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
241S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
199S.BCNbeacona fixed artificial navigation mark
196S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
158S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
151S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
144S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
139S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
108S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
101S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
87S.RECRracetracka track where races are held
87S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
78S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
73S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
73S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
70S.AIRQabandoned airfield
54S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
52S.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.
51S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
44S.SWTsewage treatment plantfacility for the processing of sewage and/or wastewater
39S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
39S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
33S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
32S.THTRtheatera building or outdoor area used for live theatrical presentations, concerts, opera or dance productions, cinema, and/or other stage productions
31S.STNBscientific research basea scientific facility used as a base from which research is carried out or monitored
30S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
27S.DCKDdry docka dock providing support for a vessel, and means for removing the water so that the bottom of the vessel can be exposed
27S.POpost officea public building in which mail is received, sorted and distributed
26S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
26S.CTRCMcommunity centera facility for community recreation and other activities
26S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
26S.HSECcountry housea large house, mansion, or chateau, on a large estate
23S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
23S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
23S.SCHCcollegethe grounds and buildings of an institution of higher learning
22S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
22S.BLDOoffice buildingcommercial building where business and/or services are conducted
22S.MARmarinaa harbor facility for small boats, yachts, etc.
21S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
21S.INSMmilitary installationa facility for use of and control by armed forces
19S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
19S.PRNprisona facility for confining prisoners
17S.MFGBbreweryone or more buildings where beer is brewed
17S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
17S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
16S.MKTmarketa place where goods are bought and sold at regular intervals
16S.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
15S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
15S.JTYjettya structure built out into the water at a river mouth or harbor entrance to regulate currents and silting
15S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
12S.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
11S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
11S.PPpolice posta building in which police are stationed
10S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
10S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
10S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
10S.FYferrya boat or other floating conveyance and terminal facilities regularly used to transport people and vehicles across a waterbody
10S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
9S.STNRradio stationa facility for producing and transmitting information by radio waves
8S.ADMFadministrative facilitya government building
8S.BUSTPbus stopa place lacking station facilities
8S.COMCcommunication centera facility, including buildings, antennae, towers and electronic equipment for receiving and transmitting information
7S.RHSEresthousea structure maintained for the rest and shelter of travelers
7S.PKLTparking lotan area used for parking vehicles
7S.WALLAancient wallthe remains of a linear defensive stone structure
7S.RSTPQabandoned railroad stop
7S.BRKWbreakwatera structure erected to break the force of waves at the entrance to a harbor or port
7S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
7S.RETstorea building where goods and/or services are offered for sale
7S.OBPTobservation pointa wildlife or scenic observation point
6S.DCKYdockyarda facility for servicing, building, or repairing ships
6S.CTRMmedical centera complex of health care buildings including two or more of the following: hospital, medical school, clinic, pharmacy, doctor's offices, etc.
6S.MLWNDwindmilla mill or water pump powered by wind
6S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
6S.ATMautomatic teller machineAn unattended electronic machine in a public place, connected to a data system and related equipment and activated by a bank customer to obtain cash withdrawals and other banking services.
6S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
5S.HMSDhomesteada residence, owner's or manager's, on a sheep or cattle station, woolshed, outcamp, or Aboriginal outstation, specific to Australia and New Zealand
5S.OBSobservatorya facility equipped for observation of atmospheric or space phenomena
5S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
4S.HSPCclinica medical facility associated with a hospital for outpatients
4S.CTRFfacility centera place where more than one facility is situated
4S.CARNcairna heap of stones erected as a landmark or for other purposes
4S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
4S.OPRAopera houseA theater designed chiefly for the performance of operas.
4S.ARCHarcha natural or man-made structure in the form of an arch
3S.CTRRreligious centera facility where more than one religious activity is carried out, e.g., retreat, school, monastery, worship
3S.BTYDboatyarda waterside facility for servicing, repairing, and building small vessels
3S.ITTRresearch institutea facility where research is carried out
3S.BLDAapartment buildinga building containing several individual apartments
3S.TRIGtriangulation stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by triangulation
3S.QUAYquaya structure of solid construction along a shore or bank which provides berthing for ships and which generally provides cargo handling facilities
3S.CTHSEcourthousea building in which courts of law are held
3S.GATEgatea controlled access entrance or exit
3S.STNCcoast guard stationa facility from which the coast is guarded by armed vessels
3S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
3S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
2S.NSYnursery(-ies)a place where plants are propagated for transplanting or grafting
2S.MNQabandoned mine
2S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
2S.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
2S.HSPDdispensarya building where medical or dental aid is dispensed
2S.AMTHamphitheateran oval or circular structure with rising tiers of seats about a stage or open space
2S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
2S.FRMSfarmstracts of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
2S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
2S.VETFveterinary facilitya building or camp at which veterinary services are available
2S.WEIRweir(s)a small dam in a stream, designed to raise the water level or to divert stream flow through a desired channel
2S.CSNOcasinoa building used for entertainment, especially gambling
1S.GRVEgravea burial site
1S.STBLstablea building for the shelter and feeding of farm animals, especially horses
1S.GOVLlocal government officea facility housing local governmental offices, usually a city, town, or village hall
1S.MFGQabandoned factory
1S.ARCHVarchivea place or institution where documents are preserved
1S.STNEexperiment stationa facility for carrying out experiments
1S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
1S.FRMTfarmsteadthe buildings and adjacent service areas of a farm
1S.STNWwhaling stationa facility for butchering whales and processing train oil
1S.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
1S.UNIPuniversity prep schoolUniversity Preparation Schools & Institutions
1S.CVNTconventa building where a community of nuns lives in seclusion
1S.USGEunited states government establishmenta facility operated by the United States Government in Panama
1S.WALLwalla thick masonry structure, usually enclosing a field or building, or forming the side of a structure
1S.PRKGTpark gatea controlled access to a park
1S.BANKbankA business establishment in which money is kept for saving or commercial purposes or is invested, supplied for loans, or exchanged.
1S.WRCKwreckthe site of the remains of a wrecked vessel
1S.WTRWwaterworksa facility for supplying potable water through a water source and a system of pumps and filtration beds
1S.PGDApagodaa tower-like storied structure, usually a Buddhist shrine
1S.CSTMcustoms housea building in a port where customs and duties are paid, and where vessels are entered and cleared
1S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
1S.HLThalting placea place where caravans stop for rest
1S.SNTRsanatoriuma facility where victims of physical or mental disorders are treated
1S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
21.734 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
842T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
827T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
718T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
482T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
407T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
376T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
325T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
153T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
108T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
80T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
51T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
44T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
35T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
35T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
35T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
28T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
25T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
23T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
19T.ISLETisletsmall island, bigger than rock, smaller than island.
18T.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
9T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
7T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
5T.SPITspita narrow, straight or curved continuation of a beach into a waterbody
5T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
5T.SANDsand areaa tract of land covered with sand
4T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
3T.BCHSbeachesa shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
2T.GAPgapa low place in a ridge, not used for transportation
2T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
2T.DUNEdune(s)a wave form, ridge or star shape feature composed of sand
2T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
2T.SCRPescarpmenta long line of cliffs or steep slopes separating level surfaces above and below
2T.ISLTland-tied islanda coastal island connected to the mainland by barrier beaches, levees or dikes
1T.ISTHisthmusa narrow strip of land connecting two larger land masses and bordered by water
1T.PLDRpolderan area reclaimed from the sea by diking and draining
1T.DLTAdeltaa flat plain formed by alluvial deposits at the mouth of a stream
1T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
4.686 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
9U.LDGUledgea rocky projection or outcrop, commonly linear and near shore
5U.DEPUdeepa localized deep area within the confines of a larger feature, such as a trough, basin or trench
4U.HOLUholea small depression of the sea floor
3U.SCNUseachannela continuously sloping, elongated depression commonly found in fans or plains and customarily bordered by levees on one or two sides
1U.TRGUtrougha long depression of the sea floor characteristically flat bottomed and steep sided, and normally shallower than a trench
22 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
156V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
104V.TREEtree(s)a conspicuous tree used as a landmark
12V.HTHheathan upland moor or sandy area dominated by low shrubby vegetation including heather
10V.CULTcultivated areaan area under cultivation
6V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
1V.SCRBscrublandan area of low trees, bushes, and shrubs stunted by some environmental limitation
1V.GRSLDgrasslandan area dominated by grass vegetation
1V.VINvineyarda planting of grapevines
291 Total for V

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