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Feature Statistic Serbia

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
168A.ADM3third-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a second-order administrative division
25A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
3A.ADMDadministrative divisionan administrative division of a country, undifferentiated as to administrative level
2A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
2A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
201 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
1,897H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
359H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
336H.STMIintermittent stream
151H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
71H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
44H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
33H.RVNravine(s)a small, narrow, deep, steep-sided stream channel, smaller than a gorge
31H.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
22H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
22H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
13H.STMAanabrancha diverging branch flowing out of a main stream and rejoining it downstream
6H.STMQabandoned watercoursea former stream or distributary no longer carrying flowing water, but still evident due to lakes, wetland, topographic or vegetation patterns
5H.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
5H.STMXsection of stream
3H.STMHheadwatersthe source and upper part of a stream, including the upper drainage basin
2H.STMSBlost rivera surface stream that disappears into an underground channel, or dries up in an arid area
2H.RPDSrapidsa turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed
2H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
2H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
2H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
2H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
1H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.CNLXsection of canal
1H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
1H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
1H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
1H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
1H.LKIintermittent lake
1H.NRWSnarrowsa navigable narrow part of a bay, strait, river, etc.
3,018 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
3,902L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
89L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
65L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
6L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
5L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
2L.OILFoilfieldan area containing a subterranean store of petroleum of economic value
1L.GRAZgrazing areaan area of grasses and shrubs used for grazing
1L.AMUSamusement parkAmusement Park are theme parks, adventure parks offering entertainment, similar to funfairs but with a fix location
4,071 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
8,288P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
1,036P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
136P.PPLA3seat of a third-order administrative division
23P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
17P.PPLXsection of populated place
2P.PPLCHhistorical capital of a political entitya former capital of a political entity
1P.PPLHhistorical populated placea populated place that no longer exists
1P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
9,505 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
11R.RDroadan open way with improved surface for transportation of animals, people and vehicles
7R.TNLRRrailroad tunnela tunnel through which a railroad passes
5R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
1R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
24 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
350S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
231S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
187S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
67S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
58S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
27S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
27S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
23S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
18S.HUThuta small primitive house
18S.PSTPpatrol posta post from which patrols are sent out
18S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
18S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
17S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
10S.PSTBborder posta post or station at an international boundary for the regulation of movement of people and goods
9S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
8S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
8S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
8S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
8S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
7S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
6S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
6S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
6S.TMBtomb(s)a structure for interring bodies
5S.TRIGtriangulation stationa point on the earth whose position has been determined by triangulation
4S.MNmine(s)a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
4S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
3S.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.
3S.GRVEgravea burial site
3S.MNCcoal mine(s)a mine where coal is extracted
3S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
3S.FRMQabandoned farm
3S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
3S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
3S.HSEhouse(s)a building used as a human habitation
3S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
3S.SHRNshrinea structure or place memorializing a person or religious concept
3S.STBLstablea building for the shelter and feeding of farm animals, especially horses
3S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
2S.FCLfacilitya building or buildings housing a center, institute, foundation, hospital, prison, mission, courthouse, etc.
2S.CRRLcorral(s)a pen or enclosure for confining or capturing animals
2S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
2S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
2S.MLSWsawmilla mill where logs or lumber are sawn to specified shapes and sizes
2S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
2S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
2S.NSYnursery(-ies)a place where plants are propagated for transplanting or grafting
2S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
1S.PKLTparking lotan area used for parking vehicles
1S.CMPQabandoned camp
1S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
1S.BLDAapartment buildinga building containing several individual apartments
1S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
1S.STNMmeteorological stationa station at which weather elements are recorded
1S.SLCEsluicea conduit or passage for carrying off surplus water from a waterbody, usually regulated by means of a sluice gate
1S.SNTRsanatoriuma facility where victims of physical or mental disorders are treated
1S.STNRradio stationa facility for producing and transmitting information by radio waves
1S.FYferrya boat or other floating conveyance and terminal facilities regularly used to transport people and vehicles across a waterbody
1S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
1S.HUTShutssmall primitive houses
1S.MALLmallA large, often enclosed shopping complex containing various stores, businesses, and restaurants usually accessible by common passageways.
1S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
1S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
1S.DARYdairya facility for the processing, sale and distribution of milk or milk products
1S.OBSobservatorya facility equipped for observation of atmospheric or space phenomena
1,219 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
2,104T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
1,842T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
646T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
482T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
417T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
351T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
130T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
80T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
71T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
40T.MNDmound(s)a low, isolated, rounded hill
39T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
35T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
34T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
23T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
17T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
17T.KRSTkarst areaa distinctive landscape developed on soluble rock such as limestone characterized by sinkholes, caves, disappearing streams, and underground drainage
14T.SDLsaddlea broad, open pass crossing a ridge or between hills or mountains
10T.PLNplain(s)an extensive area of comparatively level to gently undulating land, lacking surface irregularities, and usually adjacent to a higher area
7T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
6T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
3T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
2T.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
2T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
1T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
1T.ISLTland-tied islanda coastal island connected to the mainland by barrier beaches, levees or dikes
1T.DUNEdune(s)a wave form, ridge or star shape feature composed of sand
1T.SANDsand areaa tract of land covered with sand
6,376 Total for T
Undersea Features (undersea)
1U.PNLUpinnaclea high tower or spire-shaped pillar of rock or coral, alone or cresting a summit
1 Total for U
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
34V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
3V.CULTcultivated areaan area under cultivation
1V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
1V.TREEtree(s)a conspicuous tree used as a landmark
1V.VINvineyarda planting of grapevines
40 Total for V

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