Community Boundaries

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Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: Community Boundaries
Abstract:
Map 2: Community Boundaries. See Boulder County Community Wildfire Protection Plan for more detail
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    Boulder County Land Use Department, 2012, Community Boundaries.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.601716
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.050857
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.262128
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.912149

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Calendar_Date: 2011
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set.

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.001000
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.001000
      Planar coordinates are specified in survey feet

      The horizontal datum used is D_North_American_1983_HARN.
      The ellipsoid used is Geodetic Reference System 80.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.000000.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222.

      Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
      Altitude_System_Definition:
      Altitude_Resolution: 1.000000
      Altitude_Encoding_Method:
      Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    Community Boundaries

    FID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    NAME_ALL
    Community Boundary Name (Source: CWPP)

    DIST_NAME
    Fire Protection District Name (Source: CWPP)

    ACRES
    Acres of boundary (Source: GIS)

    HIST_FIRE
    (Source: CWPP)

    Shape_Leng

    Shape_Area
    Area of feature in internal units squared. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

    Boulder County Land Use Department

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Boulder County Land Use Department
    2045 13th Street
    Boulder, CO 80306


Why was the data set created?

Boulder County Community Wildfire Protection Plan, Map 2


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Knowledge of Boulder County Community Wildfire Protection Plan is recommended.

  1. Who distributes the data set?[Distributor contact information not provided.]

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    Downloadable Data

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 20-Nov-2009
Metadata author:
Boulder County Land Use Department
2045 13th St
Boulder, CO 80306

720-441-3930 (voice)

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)


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