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  3. Objects Facet
  4. Built Environment (hierarchy name)
  5. Settlements and Landscapes (hierarchy name)
  6. landscapes (environments)
  7. natural landscapes
  8. bodies of water (natural)
  9. bodies of freshwater
  10. [bodies of freshwater by biome]
  11. wetlands
  12. swamps
Scope note
Tracts of lowlying ground in which water collects, particularly wetlands partially or intermittently covered with water, often dominated by woody vegetation.
Accepted term: 08-Jul-2024