Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's Historic Projects


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Publication_Date:20040201
Title:
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's Historic Projects
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place:Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Publisher:Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Online_Linkage: ftp://www.pasda.psu.edu/pub/pasda/wpc/wpc_historic-projects.zip
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu/data/wpc/wpc_historic-projects.zip
Description:
Abstract:
Point locations representing  Western Pennsylvania Conservancy's projects that have resulted in the transfer of land to another party.
Purpose:
Spatial representation of all land projects that WPC has completed and resulted in the transfer of land.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:20040201
Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Status:
Progress:Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:Bi-Annually, January, July
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -80.566849
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -76.130157
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 41.999468
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.711446
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword:Historic project
Theme_Keyword:Western Pennsylvania Conservancy Properties
Theme_Keyword:Land Protection
Theme_Keyword:land stewardship
Theme_Keyword:biota
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus:none
Place_Keyword:Western Pennsylvania
Place_Keyword:Pennsylvania
Access_Constraints:none
Use_Constraints:
By acceptance of this data, the user agrees to include a copy of this metadata record, including the liability disclaimer, whenever the user transmits or provides the GIS Data(or any portion of it) to another user.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Contact_Person:Land Protection Department
Contact_Position:GIS Staff
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
209 Fourth Avenue
City:Pittsburgh
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:15222
Country:USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone:412-586-2300
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:412-281-1792
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.0.0.535
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Attributed accuracy has been verified through visual verification and peer review
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
The current layer is a representation of the land holdings and transfers represented by point locations estimated from property descriptions, county plat books and other WPC records.  Points are meant to be general representations and their accuracy varies according to the source of the records.
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Process_Step:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Metadata imported.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation:
E:\UCI\wpc\wpc_historic-projects.xml
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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:Entity point
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count:351
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution:0.000010
Longitude_Resolution:0.000010
Geographic_Coordinate_Units:Decimal degrees
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name:North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name:Clarke 1866
Semi-major_Axis:6378206.400000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio:294.978698
Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Altitude_System_Definition:
Altitude_Resolution:1.000000
Altitude_Encoding_Method:Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: historic_projects
Entity_Type_Definition:
Project point location
Entity_Type_Definition_Source:
WPC
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:PRESENT_OW
Attribute_Definition:
owner at the time of transfer
Attribute_Definition_Source:
WPC
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:Shape
Attribute_Definition:
Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:CONVEYED_D
Attribute_Definition:
date land was transferred
Attribute_Definition_Source:
WPC
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:ACRES
Attribute_Definition:
number of acres
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:PROJECT_NA
Attribute_Definition:
Project name
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:COUNTY
Attribute_Definition:
County where project is located
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:TOWNSHIP
Attribute_Definition:
Municipality where township is located
Attribute_Definition_Source:
WPC
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE
Attribute_Definition:
Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Coordinates defining the features.
Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation:
CONVEY_D: date land was transferred,  month-day-year
ACRES: project acreage
PROJECT_N: project name
COUNTY: county where project is located
TOWNSHIP:township where property is located
PRESENT_OW:party to whom project was transferred
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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:
Land and Water Building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:16802
Country:USA
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:pasda@psu.edu
Resource_Description:Downloadable Data
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.
Distribution_Liability:
The Geographic Information System (GIS) Data to which this notice is attached are made available pursuant to the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy policies.  THE GIS DATA ARE PROVIDED TO YOU AS IS AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY AS TO THEIR PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  The GIS Data were developed by the Western Pennsylvania Conservancyfor its own internal business purposes.  The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy does not represent or warrant that the GIS Data or the data documentation are error-free, complete, current, or accurate.  You are responsible for any consequences resulting from your use of the GIS Data or your reliance on the limitations of the GIS Data and the precision with which the GIS Data may depict distance, direction, location, or other geographic features.  If you transmit or provide the GIS Data (or any portion of it) to another user, the GIS Data must include a copy of this disclaimer
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:20040203
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Contact_Person:Land Protection Dept.
Contact_Position:GIS staff
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
209 Fourth Avenue
City:Pittsburgh
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:15222
Contact_Voice_Telephone:REQUIRED: The telephone number by which individuals can speak to the organization or individual.
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:
Profile_Name:ESRI Metadata Profile
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