LocalTown


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest
Publication_Date:201101
Title:
LocalTown
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Series_Information:
Publication_Information:
Online_Linkage: None
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset includes all cities, towns, boroughs and villages within and surrounding the Allegheny National Forest (ANF).
Purpose:
The purpose of this data is to support project-level planning, decision making, implementation and monitoring for Forest Service managers, GIS Specialists and others.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:unknown
Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Status:
Progress:Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:Irregular
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate:-79.460664
East_Bounding_Coordinate:-78.621738
North_Bounding_Coordinate:41.973222
South_Bounding_Coordinate:41.323147
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:None
Theme_Keyword:minor civil division
Theme_Keyword:city
Theme_Keyword:borough
Theme_Keyword:cities
Theme_Keyword:town
Theme_Keyword:local town
Theme_Keyword:village
Place:
Place_Keyword:ANF
Place_Keyword:Allegheny National Forest
Place_Keyword:PA
Place_Keyword:Pennsylvania
Place_Keyword:Warren
Place_Keyword:Elk
Place_Keyword:Forest
Place_Keyword:McKean
Access_Constraints:None
Use_Constraints:
None
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest
Contact_Person:
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
4 Farm Colony Drive
City:Warren
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:16365
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814)723-5150
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
Hours_of_Service:0800 - 1600 M-F, ET
Contact Instructions:
 
Office is closed on federal holidays.
Security_Information:
Security_Classification_System:None in place
Security_Classification:Unclassified
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 3; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.3.1.4000
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Some points were derived from the dataset Minor Civil Divisions located on the PASDA website.  Other points were digitized using PAMAP image data as a background.
Completeness_Report:
Contains points for all cities and all incorporated and unincorporated towns, boroughs and villages within the ANF boundary.
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
Dataset meets National Mapping Accuracy Standards (NMAS) for 1:24000 scale mapping.
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Publication_Date:199605
Title:
Pennsylvania Minor Civil Divisions
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place:Harrisburg, PA
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu
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Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method:Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method:coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution:0.000000
Ordinate_Resolution:0.000000
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:
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:LocalTown
Entity_Type_Definition:
Cities, boroughs, towns and villages on the ANF
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:FID
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:Shape
Attribute_Definition:
Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:MCDNAME
Attribute_Definition:
Minor Civil Division name of borough, city or town
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Publication 55-3, Codes for Named Populated Places, Primary County Divisions, and other Locational Entities of the US, Puerto Rico, and the Outlying Areas
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:MCDTYPE
Attribute_Definition:
Minor Civil Division type - A legal entity that is a subdivision of a county or county equivalent established by appropriate State or local governmental authorities and recognized by the Census Bureau as a primary county division (town, city, borough, township)
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Publication 55-3, Codes for Named Populated Places, Primary County Divisions, and other Locational Entities of the US, Puerto Rico, and the Outlying Areas
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:BOR
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Borough
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:CIT
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
City
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:NI
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Not incorporated
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:MCDCOUNTY
Attribute_Definition:
County - First order subdivisions of each State
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Publication 6-4, Counties and Equivalent Entities of the US, Its Possessions and Associated Areas
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:WARREN
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:FOREST
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:ELK
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:MCKEAN
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
4 Farm Colony Drive
City:Warren
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:16365
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814)723-5150
Hours_of_Service:0800 - 1600 M-F, ET
Contact Instructions:
 Office closed on Federal Holidays.
Resource_Description:Downloadable Data
Distribution_Liability:
The Forest Service uses the most current and complete data available.  GIS data and product accuracy may vary.  They may be developed from sources of differing accuracy; accurate only at certain scales; based on modeling or interpretation; incomplete while being created or revised; etc.  Using GIS products for purposes other than those for which they were created, may yield inaccurate or misleading results.  The Forest Service reserves the right to correct, update, modify, or replace this geospatial information without notification.  For more information, contact USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest (814)723-5150.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Transfer_Size:0.002
Available_Time_Period:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Penn State Data Commons
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
115 Land and Water Building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814) 865 - 8792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:datacommons@psu.edu
Distribution_Liability:
The USER shall indemnify, save harmless, and, if requested, defend those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data, their officers, agents, and employees from and against any suits, claims, or actions for injury, death, or property damage arising out of the use of or any defect in the FILES or any accompanying documentation. Those parties involved with the development and distribution excluded any and all implied warranties, including warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and makes no warranty or representation, either express or implied, with respect to the FILES or accompanying documentation, including its quality, performance, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. The FILES and documentation are provided "as is" and the USER assumes the entire risk as to its quality and performance. Those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use the FILES or any accompanying documentation.
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:20110225
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
4 Farm Colony Drive
City:Warren
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:16365
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814)723-5150
Hours_of_Service:0800 - 1600 M-F, ET
Contact Instructions:
Office is closed on Federal holidays.
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_Security_Information:
Metadata_Security_Classification_System:None in place
Metadata_Security_Classification:Unclassified
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