Metadata: FWS Cadastral Database

FWS Cadastral Database

This page last updated: 01/01/0815
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  1. Overview
  2. Data Quality
  3. Data Organization
  4. Coordinate System
  5. Attributes
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  7. Metadata Reference

Section 1: Overview

Originator:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Title: FWS Cadastral Database

Abstract: This data layer depicts lands and waters administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) in North America, U.S. Trust Territories and Possessions. It may also include inholdings that are not administered by USFWS. The primary source for this information is the USFWS Realty program.

Purpose: The intended application of this data layer is as a cadastral framework for use with other data layers in GIS and mapping applications. It is specifically not intended to be used as a land survey or representation of land for conveyance or tax purposes.

Time Period of Content Date: 01/01/0815

Currentness Reference: Unknown

Progress: Complete

Maintenance and Update Frequency: As needed

Spatial Extent of Data:

Bounding Coordinates: -179.150067
179.775127
70.169782
-14.559753

Place Keywords: United States

Theme Keywords: Wildlife Refuge

Theme Keyword Thesaurus: None

Access Constraints: None

Use Constraints: Although these data and information have been processed successfully on a computer system at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, USFWS, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data and information on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. Inherent in any data set used to develop graphical representations are limitations of accuracy as determined by, among others, the source, scale and resolution of the data. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and information, and aggregate use with other data and information. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with this data and information, and aggregate use with other data and information. The USFWS is not liable for the user’s improper or incorrect use of the data and information described and/or contained herein. These data and any derived products are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such. The information contained in these data may be dynamic and could change over time. The data are not better than the original sources from which they are derived. It is the responsibility of the data user to use the data appropriately and consistent with the limitations of geospatial data in general and these data in particular. It is strongly recommended that the data described or contained herein be acquired directly from an authorized USFWS source and not indirectly through some other sources which may have changed the data in some way. The USFWS is not liable for data or information that indirectly acquired through other sources.

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Section 2: Data Quality

Attribute Accuracy:

Logical Consistency:

Completeness:

Horizontal Positional Accuracy:


Lineage: Processes vary by Region.

Section 3: Spatial Data Organization (not used in this metadata)


Section 4: Coordinate System

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Vertical Datum:

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Depth Datum:

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Section 5: Attributes

Overview:

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Section 6: Distribution

Publisher:

Publication Date: 07/25/2017

Contact Person Information: , Chief Cartographer

5275 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA  22041
Phone: (703) 358-2404
Email: CDWG@fws.gov

Distributor's Data Set Identifier:

Distribution Liability: Although these data and information have been processed successfully on a computer system at the USFWS, no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data and information on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data, and information, and aggregate use with other data and information. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data and information. The USFWS shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data and information described and/or contained herein.

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Section 7: Metadata Reference

Metadata Date: 01/01/0815

Contact Person Information: , Chief Cartographer

5275 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA  22041
Phone: (703) 358-2404
Email: CDWG@fws.gov

Metadata Standard Name: FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata

Metadata Standard Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998

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