ProclaimedForest


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:USDA Forest Service, Allegheny National Forest
Publication_Date:2001
Title:
ProclaimedForest
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Series_Information:
Publication_Information:
Online_Linkage: None
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset is a depiction of the boundary encompassing the Allegheny National Forest (ANF) original proclaimed boundary, along with subsequent Executive Orders, Proclamations, Public Laws, Public Land Orders, Secretary of Agriculture Orders, and Secretary of Interior Orders creating modifications thereto, along with lands added to the ANF which have taken on the status of "reserved from the public domain" under the General Exchange Act.
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:-79.498577
East_Bounding_Coordinate:-78.635818
North_Bounding_Coordinate:42.010382
South_Bounding_Coordinate:41.316700
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:FS GIS Data Dictionary
Theme_Keyword:NFS lands
Theme_Keyword:national forest system lands
Theme_Keyword:ALP land dataset
Theme_Keyword:land status
Place:
Place_Keyword:ANF
Place_Keyword:Allegheny National Forest
Place_Keyword:PA
Place_Keyword:Pennsylvania
Access_Constraints:None
Use_Constraints:
None
Point_of_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.
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:
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
Meets National Mapping Accuracy Standards (NMAS) for 1:24000 scale mapping.
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Lineage:
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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:ProclaimedForest
Entity_Type_Definition:
Proclamation boundary for 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:PROC_FOR_2
Attribute_Definition:
Official name of the ANF
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:ACRES
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:Shape_Leng
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:Shape_Area
Attribute_Definition:
Area of feature in internal units squared.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.
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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:0.064
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_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
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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