Wildfire Areas of Concern, CWPP Map 30

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Wildfire Areas of Concern, CWPP Map 30
Abstract:
This map was created by combining information about the likelihood of fire occurrence, the anticipated fire intensity, and the values at risk across Boulder County. See Boulder County Community Wildfire Protection Plan Map 30 for more information.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    , 20130404, Wildfire Areas of Concern, CWPP Map 30.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.694403
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.006219
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.281894
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.902514

  3. What does it look like?

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

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

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: map

  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. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • GT-polygon composed of chains (14750)

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

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 UTM Zone 13N.

      Projection parameters:
      Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.9996
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.0
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 0.0
      False_Easting: 500000.0
      False_Northing: 0.0

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000000002220024164500956
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000000002220024164500956
      Planar coordinates are specified in meter

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    cwppmap30_wildfireareasofconcern

    FID
    Internal feature number. (Source: Esri)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: Esri)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    GRIDCODE

    Concern


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

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


Why was the data set created?

To show wildfire areas of concern in Boulder County.


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.


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 04-Apr-2013
Metadata author:
Boulder County Land Use
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306

303-441-3930 (voice)
planner@bouldercounty.org

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


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