Metadata: MPCA Agency Interests

MPCA Agency Interests

This page last updated: 09/06/2016
Metadata created using Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines


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  1. Overview
  2. Data Quality
  3. Data Organization
  4. Coordinate System
  5. Attributes
  6. Distribution - Get Data
  7. Metadata Reference

Section 1: Overview

Originator:Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Title: MPCA Agency Interests

Abstract: Facility, site and project locations from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's enterprise database.These features represent locations associated with waste water, storm water, hazardous waste, feedlot, solid waste, tanks, remediation, and other agency programs. The ai_program_list attribute provides a list of programs with activities at the site. Agency Interests can represent anything from a facility to a construction project.

Purpose: The locations of agency interests provide information and context to support decisions on past land use, remediation, best management practices, maintaining environmental quality, and agency operations.

Time Period of Content Date:

Currentness Reference:

Progress: Complete

Maintenance and Update Frequency:

Spatial Extent of Data: Minnesota

Bounding Coordinates: -97.23
-89.0
49.37
43.5

Place Keywords: Minnesota

Theme Keywords: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Pollution Control Agency, facilities, permits, licenses, registrations,farming, environment, health, location, structure

Theme Keyword Thesaurus:

Access Constraints: None

Use Constraints: None

Contact Person Information: Data Desk,
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
520 Lafayette Rd N
St. Paul, MN  55155
Phone:
Email: datadesk.mpca@state.mn.us

Browse Graphic: None available

Associated Data Sets:

Section 2: Data Quality

Attribute Accuracy:

Logical Consistency:

Completeness:

Horizontal Positional Accuracy:


Lineage: This dataset is regularly extracted from the MPCA's enterprise database, and reflect our knowledge of these features at the time of export. (master file subject_item data)

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


Section 4: Coordinate System

Horizontal Coordinate Scheme: Universal Transverse Mercator

UTM Zone Number: 15

Horizontal Datum: NAD83

Horizontal Units: meters

Vertical Datum:

Vertical Units:

Depth Datum:

Depth Units:

Section 5: Attributes

Overview:

Detailed Citation:

Table Detail:
mpca_agency_interests
Field NameValid ValuesDefinitionDefinition Source
OBJECTID
-
dataset instance feature IDESRI
ITEM_ID
-
The unique ID that defines an item. master_ai_id + '-' + subject_item_category_code + subject_item_id
AI_ID
-
agency_interest_id - the site's system ID
INT_DOC_ID
-
int_doc_id a document ID - a zero value represents the master file, the master version of this feature that is shared by all MPCA's programs.
SI_TYPE
-
subject_item_type_code
SI_CAT
-
subject_item_category_code
SI_ID
-
subject_item_id
SI_CAT_DESC
-
subject item category description
SI_TYPE_DESC
-
subject item type description
DESCRIPTION
-
SI_DESIGNATION
-
subject item designation
NAME
-
The site's name
PROGRAM
-
MPCA program description
PROGRAM_LISTenumeratedlist of programs associated with the agency interest (comma-delimited)
ATAboveground Tank
AQAir Quality
BVBrownfields
CLClosed Landfill
CSConstruction Stormwater
EREmergency Management
EVEnvironmental Review
FEFeedlots
HWHazardous Waste
IRIntegrated Remediation
ISIndustrial Stormwater
PRPetroleum Remediation
RRRCRA Remediation
SASite Assessment
SFSuperfund
SSSubsurface Treatment Systems
SWSolid Waste
UTUnderground Tanks
WWWastewater
ADDRESS
-
Street address
CITY
-
address city
STATE
-
address state
ZIP
-
address zip code
COUNTY_CODE
-
fips code for county - derived from feature location
COUNTY
-
county name - derived from feature location
CTU_CODE
-
city, township or unorganized code - derived from feature location
CTU_NAME
-
city, township or unorganized name - derived from feature location
CONG_DIST
-
congressional district code - derived from feature location
HOUSE_DIST
-
MN house district - derived from feature location
SENATE_DIST
-
MN senate district - derived from feature location
HUC8
-
USGS 8-digit watershed code - derived from feature location
HUC8_NAME
-
name of MN DNR major watershed associated with the USGS 8-digit watershed
HUC10
-
USGS 10-digit watershed code - derived from feature location
HUC10_NAME
-
USGS 10-digit watershed name - derived from feature location
HUC12
-
USGS 12-digit watershed code - derived from feature location
HUC12_NAME
-
USGS 12-digit watershed name - derived from feature location
DWSMA_CODE
-
MDH's drinking water source management area code - derived from feature location (comma-delimited list if multiple)
DWSMA_NAME
-
MDH's drinking water source management area name - derived from feature location (comma-delimited list if multiple)
LOC_DESC
-
location description
TRDSQQ
-
PLS - township, range, range direction, section quarter quarter section code - as reported in the Tempo application
PLS_TWSP
-
PLS township - as reported in the Tempo application
RANGE
-
PLS range - as reported in the Tempo application
RANGE_DIR
-
PLS range direction - as reported in the Tempo application
SECTION
-
PLS section - as reported in the Tempo application
QUARTERS
-
PLS quarters - as reported in the Tempo application
LATITUDE
-
decimal degrees - standardized coordinates (WGS84)
LONGITUDE
-
decimal degrees - standardized coordinates (WGS84)
METHOD_CODE
-
code representing the method used to derive the location coordinates (collection method code)
METHOD_DESC
-
Description of the method used to derive the location coordinates
VERIFIED
-
location verified flag - this location was verified by MPCA staff
COLLECTION_DATE
-
date on which the location coordinates were collected
TMSP_CREATED
-
time stamp of creation
USER_CREATED
-
user name of creator
TMSP_UPDT
-
time stamp of last update
USER_UPDT
-
user name last update
STATUS
-
agency interest status - taken from the master file AISI subject item
STATUS_DATE
-
The date the status was confirmed
SPATIAL_ID
-
the Delta spatial ID (stored in GIS_ID for migrated subject items, deprecated)
SHAPE
-
Feature geometryESRI

Section 6: Distribution

Publisher: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Publication Date: 08/31/2016

Contact Person Information: David Fawcett, Spatial Database Administrator
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
520 Lafayette Rd N
St. Paul, MN  55155
Phone: 651-757-2350
Email: david.fawcett@state.mn.us

Distributor's Data Set Identifier:

Distribution Liability: Limitations: Although extensive effort has been made to produce error-free and complete data, all geographic information has limitations due to the scale, resolution, date and interpretation of the original source materials. Users should consult available data documentation (metadata) for this particular data to determine limitations and the precision to which the data depict distance, direction, location or other geographic characteristics. Data may be subject to change without prior notification.

No warranty: Data is provided "as is," without any warranty whatsoever, including but not limited to any warranty as to performance, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose.

Liability: The entire risk as to the results of the use of this data is assumed by the user. MPCA is not responsible for any interpretation or conclusions made by those who acquire or use it. MPCA shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, compensatory or consequential damages or third-party claims resulting from the use of this data, even if MnGeo has been advised of the possibility of such potential loss or damage. In states that do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, this data may not be used.

Redistribution conditions: In obtaining this data from MPCA it is understood that you and/or your organization have the right to use it for any purpose. If you modify it, you are encouraged to apply responsible best practices by documenting those changes in a metadata record. If you transmit or provide the data to another user, it is your responsibility to provide appropriate content, limitation, warranty and liability information as you see fit.

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Section 7: Metadata Reference

Metadata Date: 09/06/2016

Contact Person Information: David Fawcett, Spatial Database Administrator
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
520 Lafayette Rd N
St. Paul, MN  55155
Phone: 651-757-2350
Email: david.fawcett@state.mn.us

Metadata Standard Name: Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines

Metadata Standard Version: 1.2



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