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Feature Statistic Bosnia and Herzegovina

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
92A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
78A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
3A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
2A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
176 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
2.800H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
2.080H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
649H.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
395H.STMIintermittent stream
237H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
61H.STMSBlost rivera surface stream that disappears into an underground channel, or dries up in an arid area
58H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
28H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
26H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
24H.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
21H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
12H.RSVTwater tanka contained pool or tank of water at, below, or above ground level
12H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
8H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
5H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
4H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
4H.STMXsection of stream
4H.PNDIintermittent pond
3H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
3H.LKIintermittent lake
3H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
2H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
2H.LKOIintermittent oxbow lake
1H.STMAanabrancha diverging branch flowing out of a main stream and rejoining it downstream
1H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
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.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
1H.CNLDdrainage canalan artificial waterway carrying water away from a wetland or from drainage ditches
1H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
1H.RPDSrapidsa turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed
1H.WTRHwaterhole(s)a natural hole, hollow, or small depression that contains water, used by man and animals, especially in arid areas
1H.POOLIintermittent pool
6.451 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
5.436L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
333L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
16L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
9L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
6L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
2L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
1L.CLGclearingan area in a forest with trees removed
1L.RGNHhistorical regiona former historic area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
5.804 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
18.830P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
2.438P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
552P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
69P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
62P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
24P.PPLXsection of populated place
16P.PPLQabandoned populated place
2P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLSpopulated placescities, towns, villages, or other agglomerations of buildings where people live and work
21.995 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
4R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
1R.TNLtunnela subterranean passageway for transportation
1R.TRLtraila path, track, or route used by pedestrians, animals, or off-road vehicles
6 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
269S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
216S.HUThuta small primitive house
182S.STBLstablea building for the shelter and feeding of farm animals, especially horses
182S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
145S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
63S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
61S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
24S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
20S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
20S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
17S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
16S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
15S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
14S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
14S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
12S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
12S.DARYdairya facility for the processing, sale and distribution of milk or milk products
10S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
9S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
9S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
8S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
7S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
6S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
6S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
5S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
5S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
4S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
4S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
4S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
3S.MNCcoal mine(s)a mine where coal is extracted
3S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
3S.MSQEmosquea building for public Islamic worship
3S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
3S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
3S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
2S.CRRLcorral(s)a pen or enclosure for confining or capturing animals
2S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
2S.GRVEgravea burial site
2S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
1S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
1S.RECGgolf coursea recreation field where golf is played
1S.RHSEresthousea structure maintained for the rest and shelter of travelers
1S.RNCHranch(es)a large farm specializing in extensive grazing of livestock
1S.FYferrya boat or other floating conveyance and terminal facilities regularly used to transport people and vehicles across a waterbody
1S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
1S.SHRNshrinea structure or place memorializing a person or religious concept
1S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
1S.OILTtank farma tract of land occupied by large, cylindrical, metal tanks in which oil or liquid petrochemicals are stored
1S.POpost officea public building in which mail is received, sorted and distributed
1S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
1S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
1S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
1S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
1S.AIRQabandoned airfield
1S.MNFEiron mine(s)a mine where iron ore is extracted
1S.MLMore treatment planta facility for improving the metal content of ore by concentration
1.403 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
5.268T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
3.606T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
2.051T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
1.060T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
962T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
788T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
704T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
363T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
184T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
165T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
143T.SINKsinkholea small crater-shape depression in a karst area
130T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
95T.KRSTkarst areaa distinctive landscape developed on soluble rock such as limestone characterized by sinkholes, caves, disappearing streams, and underground drainage
88T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
71T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
48T.SDLsaddlea broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains
34T.SCRPescarpmenta long line of cliffs or steep slopes separating level surfaces above and below
24T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
24T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
23T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
17T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
17T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
7T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
4T.GAPgapa low place in a ridge, not used for transportation
3T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
1T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
1T.VALSvalleyselongated depressions usually traversed by a stream
15.881 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
2U.SLPUslopethe slope seaward from the shelf edge to the beginning of a continental rise or the point where there is a general reduction in slope
2 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
36V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
11V.SCRBscrublandan area of low trees, bushes, and shrubs stunted by some environmental limitation
4V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
51 Total for V
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