heathland

noun
heath·​land | \ ˈhēth-ˌland How to pronounce heathland (audio) \

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Surfers, swimmers, bushwalkers, cyclists, and campers escape to the park, drawn by its beaches, rainforest, waterfalls, valleys, rocky cliffs, and coastal heathland. Sophie Davies, Condé Nast Traveler, "16 Best Parks in Sydney," 20 Mar. 2018 Denmark’s wolf pack has settled in an area of farmed heathland and pine plantations, The Guardian’s ​Barkham reports. Brigit Katz, Smithsonian, "After 200 Years, a Wolf Pack Returns to Denmark," 5 May 2017 LTERN covers more than 1100 long-term field plots in ecosystems including alpine grasslands, tall wet forests, temperate woodlands, heathlands, tropical savannas, rainforests, and deserts. John Pickrell, Science | AAAS, "Australia to ax support for long-term ecology sites," 11 Aug. 2017 Denmark’s wolf pack has settled in an area of farmed heathland and pine plantations, The Guardian’s ​Barkham reports. Brigit Katz, Smithsonian, "After 200 Years, a Wolf Pack Returns to Denmark," 6 May 2017

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1819, in the meaning defined above

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