Definition of SWALE
: a low-lying or depressed and often wet stretch of land; also : a shallow depression on a golf fairway or green
Yes that's it. Poor man's golf something
That's it, swale: Our city engineer informed me that the proper name for the ditch along the road in fron of my house is an ecological swale.
That's the way it typed it first but spell check rejected it, now it doesn't seem too, temporary bug? But hey, I must admit I don't always have the convidence to believe I'm smarter than a machine, especially when it comes to spelling.