Fourmile Canyon Fire Structure Status

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Fourmile Canyon Fire Structure Status
Pertinent attributes in the attribute table include address, structure status, account number, parcel number, year built, year remodeled, square footage, planning docket, building permit number, OWS permit, and building lot determination status. These attributes are updated periodically based on the information in the Accela FMF record. This is updated as of 12/17/2012.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    , Fourmile Canyon Fire Structure Status.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.419269
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.341806
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.073000
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.022793

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  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):

      • Entity point (826)

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

      The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

      Projection parameters:
      Standard_Parallel: 39.71666666666667
      Standard_Parallel: 40.78333333333333
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.5
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.33333333333334
      False_Easting: 3000000.000316083
      False_Northing: 999999.999996

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000000026926350038536387
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000000026926350038536387

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983 HARN.
      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?

    Fourmile Canyon Fire Structure Status

    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.


    House Number (Source: Assessor)

    Road Name (Source: Assessor)

    Structure Status (Source: Accela)

    Assessor Parcel Number (Source: Assessor)

    Assessor Account Number (Source: Assessor)

    Assessor Building Number (Source: Assessor)

    Residential Structure (Source: Accela)

    Primary Structure (Source: Assessor)

    Structure Valuation (Source: Assessor)

    Year structure was built (Source: Assessor or Accela)

    Year Remodeled (Source: Accela)

    Square Feet of Structure (Source: Assessor or Accela)

    Comments from staff (Source: Land Use)

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, Assessor

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

    Boulder County Land Use
    2045 13th St.
    Boulder, CO 80302

    303-441-3930 (voice)

Why was the data set created?

Structure points within and surrounding the Fourmile Canyon Fire perimeter identified by Land Use and Assessor Offices. These points were located using Aerial imagery, mountain addressing, and Assessor addressing.

How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

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

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

Access_Constraints: None
This data is for illustrative purposes only. Boulder County Land Use Department makes no warranties regarding the accuracy, ompleteness, reliability, or suitability of these data. Boulder County Land Use Department disclaims any liability associated with the use or misuse of these data. In accessing and/or relying on these data, the user fully assumes any and all risk associated with this information.

Who wrote the metadata?

Last modified: 21-Dec-2012
Metadata author:
Boulder County Land Use
2045 13th St.
Boulder, CO 80302

303-441-3930 (voice)

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

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