Wildland Urban Interface CWPP Map 42

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Wildland Urban Interface CWPP Map 42
Abstract:
The wildland urban interface is the area where structures and other human development meet or intermingle with undeveloped wildland or vegetative fuels. See Boulder County Wildfire Protection Plan, Map 42 for more information.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    Land, Boulder County Use, 20130404, Wildland Urban Interface CWPP Map 42.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.695351
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -105.054075
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.264166
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.912162

  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 (2)

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

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 HARN StatePlane Colorado North FIPS 0501.

      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
      Planar coordinates are specified in foot_us

      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?

    CWPPmap42_WildlandUrbanInterface

    FID
    Internal feature number. (Source: Esri)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    OBJECTID_1

    PROJECT_ID
    Interface Type (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

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


Why was the data set created?

To show the wildland urban interface for Map 42 of the CWPP.


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?

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    The user agrees to all Terms of Use set forth by Boulder County. For Terms of Use, please visit: www.bouldercounty.org/mapdisclaimer

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 04-Apr-2013
Metadata author:
Boulder County Land Use

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


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