BOCO.PARKSOPENSPACE.OS_COUNTY_OPEN_SPACE

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Frequently anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: BOCO.PARKSOPENSPACE.OS_COUNTY_OPEN_SPACE
Abstract:
This dataset represents all open space properties in which Boulder County Parks and Open Space has an interest.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    REQUIRED: The name of an organization or individual that developed the data set., REQUIRED: The date when the data set is published or otherwise made available for release., BOCO.PARKSOPENSPACE.OS_COUNTY_OPEN_SPACE.

    Online Links:

    • Server=REGIS1; Service=5155; Database=BOCO; User=PARKSOPENSPACE; Version=sde.DEFAULT

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.666869
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.016809
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.268498
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.898906

  3. What does it look like?

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

    Calendar_Date: March 1, 2010
    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 0.000328
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000328
      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?

    BOCO.PARKSOPENSPACE.OS_COUNTY_OPEN_SPACE

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    POS_PARCEL_NUM
    Legal identification of the Parcel that may be referenced in a survey, a legal, a deed, or a conservation easement document. Examples include "Lot A" or "Parcel 1". (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    ACREAGE
    Acreage of the Parcel as calculated by the area in GIS. (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    REMARKS

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    SHAPE.AREA

    POS_PROPERTY_NUM

    PROP_NAME
    Name of the Open Space Property, usually be the Seller's last name. (Source: Jan Burns)

    SHAPE.LEN

    OWN_TYPE_NAME
    Broad Ownership Category Name (Source: Kristi Vandenbosch)

    OWN_TYPE_CODE
    Broad Ownership Category Code (Source: Kristi Vandenbosch)

    OWN_SUBTYPE_NAME
    Specific Ownership Category Name (Source: Kristi Vandenbosch)

    ValueDefinition
    Backup Holder of Conservation EasementA Conservation Easement purchased by another entity and the County contributed funds to the purchase. County has no other responsibilities.
    Conservation Easement OptionAn option to purchase or receive the Conservation Easement interest in a property at some point in the future
    County Conservation EasementCounty purchased or was donated a Conservation Easement interest on the property
    County Conservation Easement by NUPUDA Developer applied to develop a parcel of land, and a certain percentage of that land must be set aside as open space subject to a Conservation Easement.
    County Conservation Easement by PUDA Developer applied to develop a parcel of land, and a certain percentage of that land must be set aside as open space subject to a Conservation Easement.
    County Deed RestrictionCounty sold a parcel of land subject to a Deed Restriction
    County Managed LeaseCounty has an option to purchase a Conservation Easement interest on a parcel of land and currently has a lease on that property.
    County Managed ProtectedCounty's does not own an interest in the land but manages it only.
    County Open SpaceCounty purchased the fee interest in the land.
    County Open Space/Municipal CECounty purchased the fee interest in the land, and a municipality has a Conservation Easement interest upon land.
    County Regulatory CECounty was granted a Conservation easement interest by the landowner, usually through the County Land Use process.
    County Restrictive CovenantCounty owns a restrictive covenant interest interest on a parcel of land
    County TDR Sending SitesA parcel of land that the County will allow Transferable Development rights to be placed upon.
    County Trail EasementA parcel of land not owned by the County but which the County has a trail easement interest across.
    Joint County and Municipal Conservation EasementA parcel of land in which County and a municipality jointly own a Conservation Easement interest.
    Joint County and Municipal Open SpaceA parcel of land in which County and a municipality jointly own the fee interest.
    Municipal Open Space/County CEA parcel of land that a municipality owns the fee interest in and the County owns a Conservation Easement interest in.
    Open Space OptionAn option to purchase the fee interest in a property at some point in the future

    OWN_SUBTYPE_CODE
    Specific Ownership Category Code (Source: Kristi Vandenbosch)

    ACQ_YR
    The year the Property was acquired. (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    PURCH_PARTNERS
    Joint Purchasing Partners (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    ValueDefinition
    Boulder CountyBoulder County Parks and Open Space
    Boulder/SuperiorCity of Boulder/Town of Superior
    Cattleman's TrustColorado Cattlemen's Agricultural Land Trust
    City of BoulderCity of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks
    City of LafayetteCity of Lafayette Parks and Open Space
    City of LongmontCity of Longmont Parks, Open Space and Public Facilities
    City of LouisvilleCity of Louisville Parks and Recreation
    Estes Valley Land TrustEstes Valley Land Trust
    Gunbarrel Improvement DistrictGunbarrel Public Improvement District
    Lafayette/LouisvilleCity of Lafayette Parks and Open Space/City of Louisville Parks and Recreation
    Lafayette/Louisville/BroomfieldCity of Lafayette Parks and Open Space/City of Louisville Parks and Recreation/City and County of Broomfield Open Space and Trails
    LandownerLandowner
    Town of ErieTown of Erie Parks and Recreation
    Town of LyonsTown of Lyons Parks and Recreation
    Town of MeadTown of Mead Parks
    Town of SuperiorTown of Superior Parks, Recreation and Open Space
    Town of WardWard Wildlands

    PROP_MNGR
    Manager of the Property (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    PROPCODE

    PARK_GROUP
    Major Parks managed by BCPOS (Source: Meredith Dutlinger)

    ValueDefinition
    29Bald Mountain
    30Betasso Preserve
    1Boulder County Fairgrounds
    12Caribou Ranch
    23Flagg Park
    5Hall Ranch
    4Heil Valley Ranch
    11Lagerman Reservoir
    31Legion Park
    2Lohr Agricultural Heritage Center
    6Mud Lake
    3Pella Ponds
    14Platt/Memorial
    8Rabbit Mountain
    13Reynolds Ranch
    15Riverside Ranch
    7Rock Creek Farm
    16Steamboat Mountain
    32Sugarloaf Mountain
    33Twin Lakes
    9Walden Ponds
    10Walker Ranch
    17Wyn/Forsberg
    34Two Creeks

    MANAGEMENT_PLAN

    GlobalID

    ARCHIVE

    BOCO.PARKSOPENSPACE.OS_COUNTY_OPEN_SPACE_TO_ANNO


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?

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

    Meredith Dutlinger
    Boulder County Parks and Open Space
    GIS Technician


Why was the data set created?

Open space properties include many different ownership types of Fee Interest, Conservation Easement, or Options to purchase in Fee or Conservation Easement.


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: 06-Aug-2010 (process 1 of 2)
    Dataset copied.

    Data sources used in this process:

    • Server=SDEPROD; Service=5151; User=pa; Version=SDE.DEFAULT

    Date: 03-Feb-2011 (process 2 of 2)
    Dataset copied.

    Data sources used in this process:

    • Server=editgis1; Service=5160; Database=parksopenspace; User=pos; Version=sde.DEFAULT

  3. 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?

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


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints:
REQUIRED: Restrictions and legal prerequisites for accessing the data set.
Use_Constraints:
REQUIRED: Restrictions and legal prerequisites for using the data set after access is granted.

  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: March 11, 2010
Metadata author:
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Attn: REQUIRED: The person responsible for the metadata information.
REQUIRED: The city of the address., REQUIRED: The state or province of the address. REQUIRED: The ZIP or other postal code of the address.

REQUIRED: The telephone number by which individuals can speak to the organization or individual. (voice)

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


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