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Feature Statistic Czech Republic

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
99A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
14A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
4A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
1A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
119 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
509H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
72H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
28H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
11H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
7H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
6H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
3H.CNFLconfluencea place where two or more streams or intermittent streams flow together
2H.STMDdistributary(-ies)a branch which flows away from the main stream, as in a delta or irrigation canal
1H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
1H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
1H.PNDSpondssmall standing waterbodies
1H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
1H.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
1H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
1H.SPNThot spring(s)a place where hot ground water flows naturally out of the ground
1H.WTRHwaterhole(s)a natural hole, hollow, or small depression that contains water, used by man and animals, especially in arid areas
646 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
34L.RESHhunting reservea tract of land used primarily for hunting
14L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
9L.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.RESVreservationa tract of land set aside for aboriginal, tribal, or native populations
4L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
2L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
2L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
1L.DEVHhousing developmenta tract of land on which many houses of similar design are built according to a development plan
1L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
1L.RESWwildlife reservea tract of public land reserved for the preservation of wildlife
82 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
16.199P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
198P.PPLXsection of populated place
12P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
3P.PPLQabandoned populated place
2P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
1P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
1P.PPLA4seat of a fourth-order administrative division
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
1P.PPLSpopulated placescities, towns, villages, or other agglomerations of buildings where people live and work
16.419 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
452R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
2R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
1R.RDJCTroad junctiona place where two or more roads join
1R.RJCTrailroad junctiona place where two or more railroad tracks join
1R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
1R.TNLRDroad tunnela tunnel through which a road passes
458 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
1.236S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
1.200S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
183S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
123S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
102S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
58S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
45S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
36S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
28S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
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
16S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
15S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
15S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
15S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
15S.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.
9S.MTROmetro stationmetro station (Underground, Tube, or Metro)
9S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
7S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
6S.THTRtheaterA building, room, or outdoor structure for the presentation of plays, films, or other dramatic performances
5S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
4S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
4S.HUThuta small primitive house
4S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
3S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
3S.FRMQabandoned farm
3S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
3S.OBPTobservation pointa wildlife or scenic observation point
3S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
2S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
2S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
2S.CTRFfacility centera place where more than one facility is situated
2S.CTRMmedical centera complex of health care buildings including two or more of the following: hospital, medical school, clinic, pharmacy, doctor's offices, etc.
2S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
2S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
2S.POpost officea public building in which mail is received, sorted and distributed
2S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
2S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
2S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
2S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
1S.ADMFadministrative facilitya government building
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
1S.AMTHamphitheateran oval or circular structure with rising tiers of seats about a stage or open space
1S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
1S.ARCHarcha natural or man-made structure in the form of an arch
1S.ASTRastronomical stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by observations of celestial bodies
1S.BLDOoffice buildingcommercial building where business and/or services are conducted
1S.BPboundary markera fixture marking a point along a boundary
1S.BUSTPbus stopa place lacking station facilities
1S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
1S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
1S.ESTXsection of estate
1S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
1S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
1S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
1S.GOSPgas-oil separator planta facility for separating gas from oil
1S.ITTRresearch institutea facility where research is carried out
1S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
1S.MFGBbreweryone or more buildings where beer is brewed
1S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
1S.RECGgolf coursea recreation field where golf is played
1S.RECRracetracka track where races are held
1S.RETstorea building where goods and/or services are offered for sale
1S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
1S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
1S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
1S.SHSEstorehousea building for storing goods, especially provisions
1S.STNBscientific research basea scientific facility used as a base from which research is carried out or monitored
1S.STNFforest stationa collection of buildings and facilities for carrying out forest management
1S.STNRradio stationa facility for producing and transmitting information by radio waves
1S.WALLwalla thick masonry structure, usually enclosing a field or building, or forming the side of a structure
1S.WEIRweir(s)a small dam in a stream, designed to raise the water level or to divert stream flow through a desired channel
3.222 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
1.870T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
1.059T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
49T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
13T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
13T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
11T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
8T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
7T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
4T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
3T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
2T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
2T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
2T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
1T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
1T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
1T.CONEcone(s)a conical landform composed of mud or volcanic material
1T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
1T.GAPgapa low place in a ridge, not used for transportation
1T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
1T.PANpana near-level shallow, natural depression or basin, usually containing an intermittent lake, pond, or pool
1T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
3.051 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
43V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
43 Total for V

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