Wetlands

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: US Fish and Wildlife Service
Publication_Date: 20020610
Title: Wetlands
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Publication_Information:
Publisher: DC GIS
Online_Linkage: <http://dcatlas.dcgis.dc.gov/download/WetlandPly.ZIP>
Online_Linkage: <http://dcatlas.dcgis.dc.gov/download/WetlandPly.KMZ>
Larger_Work_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: DC GIS
Title: DC Geographic Information System
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Description:
Abstract:
National Wetlands Inventory. NWI digital data files are records of wetlands location and classification as defined by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. This dataset is one of a series available in 7.5 minute by 7.5 minute blocks containing ground planimetric coordinates of wetlands point, line, and area features and wetlands attributes. When completed, the series will provide coverage for all of the contiguous United States, Hawaii, Alaska, and U.S. protectorates in the Pacific and Caribbean. The digital data as well as the hardcopy maps that were used as the source for the digital data are produced and distributed by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's National Wetlands Inventory project. This dataset was reprojected as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose:
This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 20020610
Currentness_Reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -77.119896
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -76.909016
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 38.995967
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 38.791582
Data_Set_G-Polygon:
Data_Set_G-Polygon_Outer_G-Ring:
G-Ring_Point:
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: none
Theme_Keyword: environment
Theme_Keyword: Hydrologic
Theme_Keyword: Surface And Manmade Features
Theme_Keyword: Wetlands
Theme_Keyword: Land Cover
Theme_Keyword: biota
Theme_Keyword: water
Place:
Place_Keyword: Washington, D.C.
Place_Keyword: District of Columbia
Place_Keyword: DC
Place_Keyword: DC GIS
Place_Keyword: DCGIS
Access_Constraints:
Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.
Use_Constraints:
Data cannot be redistributed in any manner without written authorization. OCTO makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Contact_Person: GIS Data Coordinator
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
City: Washington
State_or_Province: DC
Postal_Code: 20001
Country: USA
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (202) 727-5660
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dcgis@dc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Data_Set_Credit: U.S. Fish Wildlife Service
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.1.0.780

Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Data believed to be complete and accurate as of the time period cited. Subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.
Logical_Consistency_Report:
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Polygons intersecting the neatline are closed along the border. Segments making up the outer and inner boundaries of a polygon tie end-to-end to completely enclose the area. Line segments are a set of sequentially numbered coordinate pairs. No duplicate features exist nor duplicate points in a data string. Intersecting lines are separated into individual line segments at the point of intersection. Point data are represented by two sets of coordinate pairs, each with the same coordinate values. All nodes are represented by a single coordinate pair which indicates the beginning or end of a line segment. The neatline is generated by connecting the four corners of the digital file, as established during initialization of the digital file. All data crossing the neatline are clipped to the neatline and data within a specified tolerance of the neatline are snapped to the neatline. Tests for logical consistency are performed by WAMS verification software (USFWS-NWI).

Completeness_Report:
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: N/A
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: National Wetlands Inventory, Fish and Wildlife Service
Title: NWI
Online_Linkage: <http://www.fws.gov/data/statdata/dcdata.html>
Source_Scale_Denominator: 24000
Type_of_Source_Media: shapefile
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Source_Currentness_Reference: publication date
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: NWI
Source_Contribution: boundaries
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
National Wetlands Inventory. NWI digital data files are records of wetlands location and classification as defined by the U.S. Fish Wildlife Service. This dataset is one of a series available in 7.5 minute by 7.5 minute blocks containing ground planimetric coordinates of wetlands point, line, and area features and wetlands attributes. When completed, the series will provide coverage for all of the contiguous United States, Hawaii, Alaska, and U.S. protectorates in the Pacific and Caribbean. The digital data as well as the hardcopy maps that were used as the source for the digital data are produced and distributed by the U.S. Fish Wildlife Service's National Wetlands Inventory project. This dataset was reprojected as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) by participating D.C. government agencies. All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.
Process_Date: 20010806
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Contact_Person: GIS Data Coordinator
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
City: Washington
State_or_Province: DC
Postal_Code: 20001
Country: USA
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (202) 727-5660
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dcgis@dc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Metadata imported.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: C:\DOCUME~1\mark\LOCALS~1\Temp\xmlC5.tmp
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Metadata imported.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: C:\OCTOGIS\MetadataData\SDE.WetlandPly.xml
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Metadata imported.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: M:\DCGISDATA_FINAL\Miscellaneous\WetlandPly.shp.xml
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Dataset copied.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: Server=10.2.11.14; Service=5151; User=sde; Version=SDE.DEFAULT

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: G-polygon
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 150

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Grid_Coordinate_System:
Grid_Coordinate_System_Name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
State_Plane_Coordinate_System:
SPCS_Zone_Identifier: 1900
Lambert_Conformal_Conic:
Standard_Parallel: 38.300000
Standard_Parallel: 39.450000
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -77.000000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 37.666667
False_Easting: 400000.000000
False_Northing: 0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method: coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution: 0.001000
Ordinate_Resolution: 0.001000
Planar_Distance_Units: meters
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257222
Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Altitude_System_Definition:
Altitude_Resolution: 1.000000
Altitude_Encoding_Method:
Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: DCGIS.WetlandPly
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: OBJECTID
Attribute_Definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: WETLAND_ID
Attribute_Definition: unique id
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: DESC_
Attribute_Definition: OCTO GIS sequential identifier
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: GIS_ID
Attribute_Definition: wetland name
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: NAME
Attribute_Definition: wetland id
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SHAPE
Attribute_Definition: wetland description
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SHAPE.LEN
Attribute_Definition: Coverage artifact
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SHAPE.LEN
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: SHAPE.AREA

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Contact_Person: GIS Data Coordinator
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
City: Washington
State_or_Province: DC
Postal_Code: 20001
Country: USA
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (202) 727-5660
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dcgis@dc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Contact_Instructions: dcgis@dc.gov
Resource_Description: Downloadable Data
Distribution_Liability:
OCTO makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred, with respect to the information or data furnished herein. Subject to terms and conditions of the Memorandum of Agreement. Memorandum of Agreement must have authorized signature.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Transfer_Size: 0.546
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Ordering_Instructions:
Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "<http://dcgis.dc.gov>" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20071214
Metadata_Review_Date: 01/07/04
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer
Contact_Person: GIS Data Coordinator
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
City: Washington
State_or_Province: DC
Postal_Code: 20001
Country: USA
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (202) 727-5660
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dcgis@dc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Contact_Instructions: email
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: None.
Metadata_Use_Constraints: None.
Metadata_Extensions:
Online_Linkage: <http://www.esri.com/metadata/esriprof80.html>
Profile_Name: ESRI Metadata Profile

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