NOTE There are four sets of metadata in the document. Scroll past the end of the first set to see the other sets!

 

BCCP_CriticalWildlifeHabitat

BCCP_SigNaturalCommunities

BCCP_RarePlanArea

BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor

 

BCCP_CriticalWildlifeHabitat

Metadata also available as

Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: BCCP_CriticalWildlifeHabitat

Abstract:

Derived from the 'Goals, Policies, and Maps Element' of the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan.

  1. How should this data set be cited?

Boulder County Land Use Department, BCCP_CriticalWildlifeHabitat: Boulder County Land Use Department, Boulder, CO.

Online Links:

  1. What geographic area does the data set cover?

West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.646145

East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.062076

North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.262904

South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.915060

  1. What does it look like?
  2. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

Calendar_Date: 1903

Currentness_Reference:

REQUIRED: The basis on which the time period of content information is determined.

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

Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  1. How does the data set represent geographic features?

This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

Projection parameters:

Standard_Parallel: 39.716667

Standard_Parallel: 40.783333

Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.500000

Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.333333

False_Easting: 3000000.000316

False_Northing: 999999.999996

Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
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

  1. How does the data set describe geographic features?

BCCP_CriticalWildlifeHabitat

OBJECTID

Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

SHAPE.LEN

PERIMETER

ENVRES_

ENVRES_ID

Wildlife Habitat

WHAB

Wildlife Habitat

Value

Definition

1

Ouzel Falls

2

Copeland Willow Carr

3

South Sheep Mountain

4

Deadman Gulch/South St Vrain Creek

5

Steamboat Mountain

6

St Vrain Creek (creek within critical wildlife habitat 7)

7

St Vrain Corridor

8

Rabbit Mountain

9

Old Apple Valley

10

Middle St Vrain Willow Carr

11

Tumblesom Lake

12

Marietta Canyon

13

Lefthand Palisades

14

Lefthand Creek Cottonwood Groves

15

Lagerman Reservoir

16

Little Gaynor Lakes

17

Panama Reservoir

18

B-J Acres

19

Boulder Watershed

20

Como Creek

21

Boulder Canyon

22

Boulder Valley Ranch

23

Boulder Reservoir

24

Cottonwood Grove on Boulder Creek

25

Walden and Sawhill Ponds

26

White Rocks

27

Cottonwood Groves and Heron Rookery

28

Diamond Lake Outlet

29

Chittenden Meadows

30

Arapaho Ranch/Tucker Homestead

31

Boulder Mtn Parks/Eldorado Mtn

32

South Boulder Creek

33

Tallgrass Prairie

34

Marshall Mesa

35

Lost Lake

36

Rock Creek Farm

37

Sombrero Marsh

38

Lazy H Ranch Willow Carr

39

Coney Flats Willow Carr

40

Mitchell Lake Willow Carr

41

Coney Lake Willow Carr

42

Long Lake Willow Carr

43

South St Vrain Willow Carr

44

Lefthand Reservoir Willow Carr

45

Boulder Watershed Willow Carrs

46

Lake Albion Willow Carr

47

Triple Lakes Willow Carr

48

Horseshoe Willow Carr

49

Caribou Park Willow Carr

50

Upper Caribou Park Willow Carr

51

Delonde Creek Willow Carr

52

Caribou Ranch Willow Carr

53

Woodland Flats Willow Carr

54

Buckeye Basin Willow Carr

55

Los Lagos Willow Carr

56

Roaring Fork Willow Carr

57

Peterson Lake

58

Hunters Creek

DESCRIPTION

SHAPE

Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

Coordinates defining the features.

SHAPE.AREA

BOCO_BCCP_CRITWILD_AREA


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

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

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org


Why was the data set created?

Critical wildlife habitats, as identified in the Environmental Resources Element, shall be exhibited on the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan "Natural communities, Rare Plants, Riparian Corridors and Critical Wildlife Habitats" Map.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?
  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

(process 1 of 5)

Metadata imported.

(process 2 of 5)

Dataset copied.

(process 3 of 5)

Dataset copied.

Date: 13-Jan-2010 (process 4 of 5)

Dataset copied.

Date: 10-Aug-2010 (process 5 of 5)

Dataset copied.

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

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

  1. How well have the observations been checked?
  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?
  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?
  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

Unknown

  1. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

Unknown


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: No constraints, public access without cost.

Use_Constraints:

Knowledge of relevant Boulder County Comprehensive policies is recommended.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

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

Internet Mapping

  1. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

Boulder County Land Use Department makes no warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, 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.

  1. How can I download or order the data?

Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:

Last modified: 25-Aug-2010

Metadata author:

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

Metadata standard:

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


Generated by mp version 2.9.6 on Fri Feb 11 14:52:11 2011

BCCP_SigNaturalCommunities

Metadata also available as

Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: BCCP_SigNaturalCommunities

Abstract:

Derived from the 'Goals, Policies, and Maps Element' of the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan, Map4b.

Supplemental_Information: Natural Communities, et al.lyr

  1. How should this data set be cited?

Boulder County Land Use Department, BCCP_SigNaturalCommunities: Boulder County Land Use Department, Boulder, CO.

Online Links:

  1. What geographic area does the data set cover?

West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.621348

East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.170118

North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.254730

South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.950842

  1. What does it look like?
  2. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

Calendar_Date: 1903

Currentness_Reference:

REQUIRED: The basis on which the time period of content information is determined.

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

Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  1. How does the data set represent geographic features?

This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

Projection parameters:

Standard_Parallel: 39.716667

Standard_Parallel: 40.783333

Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.500000

Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.333333

False_Easting: 3000000.000316

False_Northing: 999999.999996

Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
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

  1. How does the data set describe geographic features?

LU.LU.BCCP_SigNaturalCommunities

OBJECTID

Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

BOCO_SIGNIFICANT_NAT_COMM_AREA

PERIMETER

MAP4B_

(Source: ESRI)

MAP4B_ID

BOCO_SIGNIFICANT_NAT_COMM_AREA

Value

Definition

0

Island polygon (delete)

1

Montane willow carr

2

Foothills ponderosa pine scrub woodland (Purshia)

3

Mixed foothills shrubland (Purshia)

4

Foothills ponderosa pine savanna

5

Mixed foothills shrubland (Cercocarpus) (within 4)

6

Xeric tallgrass prairie (within 4)

7

Foothills ponderosa pine scrub woodland (Cercocarpus)

8

Foothills ponderosa pine scrub woodland (Cercocarpus)

9

Foothills ponderosa pine scrub woodland (Cercocarpus)

10

Great plains mixed grass prairie (Stipa comata)

11

Great plains mixed grass prairie (Stipa neomexicana)

12

Great plains salt meadow

13

Great plains mixed grass prairie (Stipa comata)

14

Alpine wetlands

15

Montane wet willow carr

16

Montane grasslands

17

Foothills ponderosa pine savanna

18

Montane grasslands

19

Foothills ponderosa pine savanna

20

Xeric tallgrass prairie

21

Great plains mixed grass prairie

22

Montane willow carr

23

Montane grasslands

24

Wet prairie

25

Wet prairie

26

Wet prairie

27

Xeric tallgrass prairie

COMMUNITIES

PLANTAREA

RIPARIAN

DESCRIPTION

SHAPE

Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

Coordinates defining the features.

SHAPE.area

SHAPE.len


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

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

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org


Why was the data set created?


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?
  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

Date: 24-Aug-2010 (process 1 of 1)

Metadata imported.

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

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

  1. How well have the observations been checked?
  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

Source Scale is 1:50,000. Accuracy is estimated at +/- 140 feet

  1. How accurate are the heights or depths?
  2. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

Unknown

  1. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

Unknown


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: No constraints, public access without cost.

Use_Constraints:

Knowledge of relevant Boulder County Comprehensive policies is recommended.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

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

Internet Mapping

  1. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

Boulder County Land Use Department makes no warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, 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.

  1. How can I download or order the data?

Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:

Last modified: 26-Aug-2010

Metadata author:

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

Metadata standard:

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


Generated by mp version 2.9.6 on Fri Feb 11 14:52:03 2011

BCCP_RarePlanArea

Metadata also available as

Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: BCCP_RarePlanArea

Abstract: Area, Rare Plan

  1. How should this data set be cited?

Boulder County Land Use Department, BCCP_RarePlanArea: Boulder County Land Use Department, Boulder, CO.

Online Links:

    • Server=editgis1; Service=5156; Database=lu; Version=dbo.DEFAULT
  1. What geographic area does the data set cover?

West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.615772

East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.153241

North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.254628

South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.924547

  1. What does it look like?
  2. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

Calendar_Date: 26-Aug-2010

Currentness_Reference:

REQUIRED: The basis on which the time period of content information is determined.

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

Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  1. 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):

      • G-polygon (20)
    1. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

Projection parameters:

Standard_Parallel: 39.716667

Standard_Parallel: 40.783333

Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.500000

Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.333333

False_Easting: 3000000.000316

False_Northing: 999999.999996

Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
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

  1. How does the data set describe geographic features?

LU.LU.BCCP_RarePlanArea

OBJECTID

Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

BOCO_RARE_PLANT_AREAS_AREA

PERIMETER

MAP4B_

MAP4B_ID

COMMUNITIES

PLANTAREA

RIPARIAN

DESCRIPTION

SHAPE

Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

Coordinates defining the features.

SHAPE.area

SHAPE.len


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

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

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org


Why was the data set created?

Developed for the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?
  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

(process 1 of 4)

Dataset copied.

(process 2 of 4)

Dataset copied.

Date: 13-Jan-2010 (process 3 of 4)

Dataset copied.

Date: 10-Aug-2010 (process 4 of 4)

Dataset copied.

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

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

  1. How well have the observations been checked?
  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

Source Scale is 1:50,000. Accuracy is estimated at +/- 140 feet

  1. How accurate are the heights or depths?
  2. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

Unknown

  1. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

Unknown


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: No constraints, public access without cost.

Use_Constraints:

Knowledge of relevant Boulder County Comprehensive policies is recommended.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

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

Internet Mapping

  1. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

Boulder County Land Use Department makes no warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, 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.

  1. How can I download or order the data?

Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:

Last modified: 26-Aug-2010

Metadata author:

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

Metadata standard:

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


Generated by mp version 2.9.6 on Fri Feb 11 14:52:06 2011

 

BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor

Metadata also available as

Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor

Abstract:

Derived from the 'Goals, Policies, and Maps Element' of the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan

  1. How should this data set be cited?

Boulder County Land Use Department, BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor: Boulder County Land Use Department, Boulder, CO.

Online Links:

  1. What geographic area does the data set cover?

West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.277681

East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.120021

North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.178250

South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.913694

  1. What does it look like?
  2. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

Calendar_Date: 1903

Currentness_Reference:

REQUIRED: The basis on which the time period of content information is determined.

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

Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  1. How does the data set represent geographic features?

This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

The map projection used is Lambert Conformal Conic.

Projection parameters:

Standard_Parallel: 39.716667

Standard_Parallel: 40.783333

Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -105.500000

Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 39.333333

False_Easting: 3000000.000316

False_Northing: 999999.999996

Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000250
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

  1. How does the data set describe geographic features?

LU.LU.BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor

OBJECTID

Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

LU.LU.BCCP_SigRiparianCorridor.AREA

PERIMETER

MAP4B_

MAP4B_ID

Riparian corridor

Value

Definition

0

not a riparian corridor

1

Riparian Corridors

COMMUNITIES

PLANTAREA

RIPARIAN

DESCRIPTION

SHAPE

Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

Coordinates defining the features.

SHAPE.area

SHAPE.len


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

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

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org


Why was the data set created?

The significant riparian corridors were identified as part of a limited study conducted in 1986-87, and do not necessarily represent the full extent of significant riparian corridors Countywide.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?
  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

(process 1 of 4)

Dataset copied.

(process 2 of 4)

Dataset copied.

Date: 13-Jan-2010 (process 3 of 4)

Dataset copied.

Date: 10-Aug-2010 (process 4 of 4)

Dataset copied.

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

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

  1. How well have the observations been checked?
  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

Source Scale is 1:50,000. Accuracy is estimated at +/- 140 feet

  1. How accurate are the heights or depths?
  2. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

Unknown

  1. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

Unknown


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: No constraints, public access without cost.

Use_Constraints:

Knowledge of relevant Boulder County Comprehensive policies is recommended.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

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

Internet Mapping

  1. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

Boulder County Land Use Department makes no warranties regarding the accuracy, completeness, 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.

  1. How can I download or order the data?

Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:

Last modified: 26-Aug-2010

Metadata author:

Boulder County Land Use Department
PO Box 471
Boulder, CO 80503

414-441-3930 (voice)
#LandUsePlanner@bouldercounty.org

Contact_Instructions: www.bouldercounty.org

Metadata standard:

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


Generated by mp version 2.9.6 on Fri Feb 11 14:52:22 2011