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Feature Statistic Croatia

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
108A.ADM2second-order administrative divisiona subdivision of a first-order administrative division
21A.ADM1first-order administrative divisiona primary administrative division of a country, such as a state in the United States
2A.ADM1Hhistorical first-order administrative divisiona former first-order administrative division
1A.PCLIindependent political entity
133 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
609H.STMstreama body of running water moving to a lower level in a channel on land
337H.SPNGspring(s)a place where ground water flows naturally out of the ground
322H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
282H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
200H.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
102H.PNDponda small standing waterbody
82H.MRSHmarsh(es)a wetland dominated by grass-like vegetation
77H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
70H.STMIintermittent stream
66H.STMCcanalized streama stream that has been substantially ditched, diked, or straightened
65H.CHNMmarine channelthat part of a body of water deep enough for navigation through an area otherwise not suitable
65H.LKlakea large inland body of standing water
36H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
35H.INLTinleta narrow waterway extending into the land, or connecting a bay or lagoon with a larger body of water
23H.STMSBlost rivera surface stream that disappears into an underground channel, or dries up in an arid area
14H.SHOLshoal(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of unconsolidated material
12H.STRTstraita relatively narrow waterway, usually narrower and less extensive than a sound, connecting two larger bodies of water
11H.PNDSFfishpondsponds or enclosures in which fish are kept or raised
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
10H.STMMstream mouth(s)a place where a stream discharges into a lagoon, lake, or the sea
8H.CHNchannelthe deepest part of a stream, bay, lagoon, or strait, through which the main current flows
7H.RFreef(s)a surface-navigation hazard composed of consolidated material
6H.RDSTroadsteadan open anchorage affording less protection than a harbor
5H.GULFgulfa large recess in the coastline, larger than a bay
4H.RSVreservoir(s)an artificial pond or lake
4H.STMXsection of stream
4H.STMAanabrancha diverging branch flowing out of a main stream and rejoining it downstream
4H.DTCHditcha small artificial watercourse dug for draining or irrigating the land
3H.CNLAaqueducta conduit used to carry water
3H.SWMPswampa wetland dominated by tree vegetation
2H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
2H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
2H.LKSlakeslarge inland bodies of standing water
2H.RPDSrapidsa turbulent section of a stream associated with a steep, irregular stream bed
2H.STMDdistributary(-ies)a branch which flows away from the main stream, as in a delta or irrigation canal
2H.LKIintermittent lake
2H.LGNlagoona shallow coastal waterbody, completely or partly separated from a larger body of water by a barrier island, coral reef or other depositional feature
2H.FLLSwaterfall(s)a perpendicular or very steep descent of the water of a stream
1H.BGHTbight(s)an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline
1H.CNFLconfluencea place where two or more streams or intermittent streams flow together
1H.RSVTwater tanka contained pool or tank of water at, below, or above ground level
1H.CNLDdrainage canalan artificial waterway carrying water away from a wetland or from drainage ditches
1H.LKOIintermittent oxbow lake
1H.SPNThot spring(s)a place where hot ground water flows naturally out of the ground
1H.LKOoxbow lakea crescent-shaped lake commonly found adjacent to meandering streams
2.499 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
1.971L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
540L.AREAareaa tract of land without homogeneous character or boundaries
27L.RGNregionan area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
17L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
13L.PRTporta place provided with terminal and transfer facilities for loading and discharging waterborne cargo or passengers, usually located in a harbor
2L.FLDfield(s)an open as opposed to wooded area
1L.RESNnature reservean area reserved for the maintenance of a natural habitat
1L.RGNHhistorical regiona former historic area distinguished by one or more observable physical or cultural characteristics
2.586 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
9.105P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
377P.PPLLpopulated localityan area similar to a locality but with a small group of dwellings or other buildings
48P.PPLXsection of populated place
34P.PPLWdestroyed populated placea village, town or city destroyed by a natural disaster, or by war
20P.PPLQabandoned populated place
19P.PPLAseat of a first-order administrative divisionseat of a first-order administrative division (PPLC takes precedence over PPLA)
5P.PPLA2seat of a second-order administrative division
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
9.616 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
2R.TNLRRrailroad tunnela tunnel through which a railroad passes
2R.RYDrailroad yarda system of tracks used for the making up of trains, and switching and storing freight cars
1R.TNLtunnela subterranean passageway for transportation
1R.STstreeta paved urban thoroughfare
6 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
1.042S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
351S.RSTNrailroad stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading train passengers and freight
144S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
121S.STBLstablea building for the shelter and feeding of farm animals, especially horses
98S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
62S.AIRFairfielda place on land where aircraft land and take off; no facilities provided for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
46S.FRMfarma tract of land with associated buildings devoted to agriculture
29S.HUThuta small primitive house
18S.RSTPrailroad stopa place lacking station facilities where trains stop to pick up and unload passengers and freight
16S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
15S.DARYdairya facility for the processing, sale and distribution of milk or milk products
14S.BDGbridgea structure erected across an obstacle such as a stream, road, etc., in order to carry roads, railroads, and pedestrians across
14S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
13S.MLWTRwater milla mill powered by running water
12S.MLmill(s)a building housing machines for transforming, shaping, finishing, grinding, or extracting products
11S.RUINruin(s)a destroyed or decayed structure which is no longer functional
8S.MSTYmonasterya building and grounds where a community of monks lives in seclusion
6S.CMPcamp(s)a site occupied by tents, huts, or other shelters for temporary use
6S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
5S.RSRTresorta specialized facility for vacation, health, or participation sports activities
4S.ESTestate(s)a large commercialized agricultural landholding with associated buildings and other facilities
4S.GHSEguest housea house used to provide lodging for paying guests
4S.RSTNQabandoned railroad station
4S.PSpower stationa facility for generating electric power
3S.AGRFagricultural facilitya building and/or tract of land used for improving agriculture
3S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
3S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
3S.PSHhydroelectric power stationa building where electricity is generated from water power
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.
2S.AIRQabandoned airfield
2S.ANSarchaeological/prehistoric sitea place where archeological remains, old structures, or cultural artifacts are located
2S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
2S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
2S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
2S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
2S.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.GATEgatea controlled access entrance or exit
1S.CRRLcorral(s)a pen or enclosure for confining or capturing animals
1S.DAMdama barrier constructed across a stream to impound water
1S.BUSTNbus stationa facility comprising ticket office, platforms, etc. for loading and unloading passengers
1S.MLSWsawmilla mill where logs or lumber are sawn to specified shapes and sizes
1S.DCKYdockyarda facility for servicing, building, or repairing ships
1S.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
1S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
1S.HLThalting placea place where caravans stop for rest
1S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
1S.MARmarinaa harbor facility for small boats, yachts, etc.
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.LIBRlibraryA place in which information resources such as books are kept for reading, reference, or lending.
1S.PMPOoil pumping stationa facility for pumping oil through a pipeline
1S.RETstorea building where goods and/or services are offered for sale
1S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
1S.PRKGTpark gatea controlled access to a park
1S.RLGreligious sitean ancient site of significant religious importance
1S.PPpolice posta building in which police are stationed
1S.WEIRweir(s)a small dam in a stream, designed to raise the water level or to divert stream flow through a desired channel
1S.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
1S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
1S.STNFforest stationa collection of buildings and facilities for carrying out forest management
2.100 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
2.495T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
1.083T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
475T.ISLislanda tract of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
416T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
320T.VALvalleyan elongated depression usually traversed by a stream
303T.PKpeaka pointed elevation atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic feature
147T.RDGEridge(s)a long narrow elevation with steep sides, and a more or less continuous crest
118T.SLPslope(s)a surface with a relatively uniform slope angle
107T.DPRdepression(s)a low area surrounded by higher land and usually characterized by interior drainage
79T.HLLShillsrounded elevations of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
71T.SINKsinkholea small crater-shape depression in a karst area
55T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
40T.MTSmountainsa mountain range or a group of mountains or high ridges
38T.SPURspur(s)a subordinate ridge projecting outward from a hill, mountain or other elevation
23T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
23T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
21T.KRSTkarst areaa distinctive landscape developed on soluble rock such as limestone characterized by sinkholes, caves, disappearing streams, and underground drainage
18T.ISLSislandstracts of land, smaller than a continent, surrounded by water at high water
16T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
16T.RKSrocksconspicuous, isolated rocky masses
11T.PENpeninsulaan elongate area of land projecting into a body of water and nearly surrounded by water
11T.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
9T.SCRPescarpmenta long line of cliffs or steep slopes separating level surfaces above and below
6T.PROMpromontory(-ies)a bluff or prominent hill overlooking or projecting into a lowland
5T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
3T.PLATplateauan elevated plain with steep slopes on one or more sides, and often with incised streams
2T.PKSpeakspointed elevations atop a mountain, ridge, or other hypsographic features
1T.CNYNcanyona deep, narrow valley with steep sides cutting into a plateau or mountainous area
1T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
1T.GAPgapa low place in a ridge, not used for transportation
1T.ISLETisletsmall island, bigger than rock, smaller than island.
5.925 Total for T
Vegetation Features (forest,heath,...)
58V.FRSTforest(s)an area dominated by tree vegetation
7V.MDWmeadowa small, poorly drained area dominated by grassy vegetation
3V.OCHorchard(s)a planting of fruit or nut trees
2V.SCRBscrublandan area of low trees, bushes, and shrubs stunted by some environmental limitation
1V.HTHheathan upland moor or sandy area dominated by low shrubby vegetation including heather
71 Total for V

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