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Feature Statistic Belarus

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
158A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
76A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
7A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
1A.ADM3Hhistorical third-order administrative divisiona former third-order administrative division
243 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
1,254H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
845H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
169H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
68H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
53H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
53H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
49H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
42H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
26H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
5H.STMXsection of stream
4H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
4H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
3H.STMIintermittent stream
2H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
2H.LKIintermittent lake
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.FISHfishing areaa fishing ground, bank or area where fishermen go to catch fish
1H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
1H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
1H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
1H.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
2,586 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1,511L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
44L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
35L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
6L.PEATpeat cutting areaan area where peat is harvested
4L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
3L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
3L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
1L.RESreservea tract of public land reserved for future use or restricted as to use
1L.RESFforest reservea forested area set aside for preservation or controlled use
1L.INDSindustrial areaan area characterized by industrial activity
1L.CTRBbusiness centera place where a number of businesses are located
1,610 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
24,791P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
624P.PPLQabandoned populated place
301P.PPLXsection of populated place
97P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
5P.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
4P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
3P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
2P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
1P.PPLCHhistorical capital of a political entitya former capital of a political entity
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
25,833 Total for P
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
478S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
434S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
162S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
74S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
55S.RSDrailroad sidinga short track parallel to and joining the main track
51S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
39S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
30S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
27S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
18S.STNFforest stationa collection of buildings and facilities for carrying out forest management
16S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
16S.SNTRsanatoriuma facility where victims of physical or mental disorders are treated
11S.AIRQabandoned airfield
10S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
8S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
8S.AIRBairbasean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for air force personnel, hangars and runways for aircraft, and from which operations are initiated
5S.GRVEgravea burial site
4S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
3S.RSGNLrailroad signala signal at the entrance of a particular section of track governing the movement of trains
3S.SHRNshrinea structure or place memorializing a person or religious concept
3S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
3S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
3S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
3S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
2S.HMSDhomesteada residence, owner's or manager's, on a sheep or cattle station, woolshed, outcamp, or Aboriginal outstation, specific to Australia and New Zealand
2S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
2S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
2S.AIRHheliporta place where helicopters land and take off
1S.CTRCMcommunity centera facility for community recreation and other activities
1S.FRMQabandoned farm
1S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
1S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
1S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
1S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.MFGBbreweryone or more buildings where beer is brewed
1S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
1S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
1S.BTYDboatyarda waterside facility for servicing, repairing, and building small vessels
1S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.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.
1S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
1S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
1S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
1,489 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
46T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
15T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
7T.UPLDuplandan extensive interior region of high land with low to moderate surface relief
7T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
5T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
5T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
3T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
1T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
1T.SBEDdry stream beda channel formerly containing the water of a stream
90 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
1U.SHSUshoalshazards to surface navigation composed of unconsolidated material
1 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
39V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
39 Total for V

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