Unpaved Roads of Pennsylvania


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Penn State - Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies
Publication_Date:2012
Title:
Unpaved Roads of Pennsylvania
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place:University Park, Pennsylvania
Publisher:Pennsylvania State University
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu/
Online_Linkage: http://www.dirtandgravel.psu.edu/pa_program/gis/downloads.html
Description:
Abstract:
This data set includes unpaved road locations for Pennsylvania. - fields include length of road. Forestry roads not included.
Purpose:
Pennsylvanias Dirt & Gravel Road Program is an innovative effort to fund "environmentally sound" maintenance of unpaved roadways that have been identified as sources of dust and sediment pollution
Supplemental_Information:
http://www.dirtandgravel.psu.edu/
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:2012
Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Status:
Progress:Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -80.616991
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -74.774085
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 42.264780
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.680268
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:ISO Metadata Standard 19115.3 Topic
Theme_Keyword:dirt roads
Theme_Keyword:unpaved roads
Theme_Keyword:sediment
Theme_Keyword:conservation commission
Theme_Keyword:gravel roads
Theme_Keyword:transportation
Place:
Place_Keyword:Pennsylvania
Place_Keyword:Penn State
Access_Constraints:none
Use_Constraints:
For educational/demonstration purposes only. The Originator, Publisher and Distributor exclude any and all implied warranties and make no warranty or representation with respect to the data files or accompanying documentation, including quality, performance, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. These data files and documentation are provided 'as is' and the User assumes the entire risk as to their quality and performance.
These data are not to be redistributed for commercial profit. Reproduction or redistribution of this digital data set without permission of the Originator/Publisher is expressly forbidden. The Originator and Publisher should be clearly cited in any product derived from this data. Any modifications to this data must be described in any digital or hardcopy product derived from this data.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Steve Bloser
Contact_Organization:Penn State University - Center for dirt and gravel road studies
Contact_Position:GIS and Technical Services
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
215 Transportation Research Building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814) 865-6967
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:(814)863-6787
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:smb201@psu.edu
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows 2000 Version 5.0 (Build 2195) Service Pack 4; ESRI ArcCatalog 8.3.0.800
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Data_Quality_Information:
Logical_Consistency_Report:
The unpaved roads were identified by township officials statewide.
Completeness_Report:
This layer includes publicly owned unpaved roads, but does NOT include State or
National forest.  Over 90% of the roads are owned by municipalities with
other owners including :Game Commission, State/County Parks, Fish
Commission.
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Source_Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Source_Contribution:
The roads were identified by municipal officials.
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
The roads were identified by municipal officials.  The theme was created by
selecting features from the paroads coverage.
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Steve Bloser
Contact_Organization:Penn State University - Center for dirt and gravel road studies
Contact_Position:GIS and Technical Services
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
215 Transportation Research Building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814) 865-6967
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:(814)863-6787
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:smb201@psu.edu
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Dataset copied.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation:
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Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method:Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type:String
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count:27285
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name:Albers Conical Equal Area
Albers_Conical_Equal_Area:
Albers Conical Equal Area
Standard_Parallel:40.000000
Standard_Parallel:42.000000
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian:-78.000000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin:39.000000
False_Easting:0.000000
False_Northing:0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method:coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution:0.001024
Ordinate_Resolution:0.001024
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
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:paunpavedroads2012
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:LENGTH
Attribute_Definition:
Road length in meters
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Center for dirt and gravel roads
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:COUNTY
Attribute_Definition:
county name
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Center for dirt and gravel roads
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:INSPECTED
Attribute_Definition:
Road Inspection Status
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Center for dirt and gravel roads
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:NAME
Attribute_Definition:
Road Name
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Center for dirt and gravel roads
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access (PASDA)
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
115 Land and water research building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:814-865-8792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:pasda@psu.edu
Resource_Description:downloadabledata
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.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
File_Decompression_Technique:Zip Compression
Transfer_Size:9.163
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Access_Instructions:
http://www.pasda.psu.edu
Fees:none
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:2012
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access (PADSA)
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
115 Land and water building
City:State College
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:814-865-8792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:pasda@psu.edu
Metadata_Standard_Name:FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version:FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention:local time
Metadata_Extensions:
Online_Linkage: http://www.esri.com/metadata/esriprof80.html
Profile_Name:ESRI Metadata Profile
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