Assessor.SDE.Plss_Points

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Assessor.SDE.Plss_Points
Abstract:
A layer of points representing intersections (nodes) of PLSS section lines.
Supplemental_Information: Maintained by Boone County GIS Department.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    Boone County GIS Department, July 2003, Assessor.SDE.Plss_Points: Boone County GIS Department, Columbia, Boone County, Missouri.

    Online Links:

    • Server=BCADC2; Service=5151; Database=Assessor; User=sde; Version=sde.DEFAULT

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -92.569678
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -92.104358
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 39.248817
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 38.642681

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Calendar_Date: July 2003
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Point data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • Entity point (985)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      Grid_Coordinate_System_Name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
      State_Plane_Coordinate_System:
      SPCS_Zone_Identifier: 2402
      Transverse_Mercator:
      Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.999933
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -92.500000
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 35.833333
      False_Easting: 1640416.666667
      False_Northing: 0.000000

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000200
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.000200
      Planar coordinates are specified in survey feet

      The horizontal datum used is North American Datum of 1983.
      The ellipsoid used is Geodetic Reference System 80.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.000000.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222.

      Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
      Altitude_System_Definition:
      Altitude_Resolution: 1.000000
      Altitude_Encoding_Method:
      Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    Assessor.SDE.Plss_Points

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    NORTHW
    Section number that correlates with the northwest quadrant of the point (Source: Boone County GIS Department)

    NORTHE
    Section number that correlates with the northeast quadrant of the point (Source: Boone County GIS Department)

    SOUTHW
    Section number that correlates with the southwest quadrant of the point (Source: Boone County GIS Department)

    SOUTHE
    Section number that correlates with the southeast quadrant of the point (Source: Boone County GIS Department)

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Boone County GIS Department
    c/o Jason Warzinik
    GIS Program Manager
    801 E Walnut
    Columbia, MO 65201
    USA

    573-886-4325 (voice)
    jwarzinik@boonecountymo.org

    Hours_of_Service: 8am-5pm M-F


Why was the data set created?

Developed to assist in the display of PLSS corner section numbers on the Parcel Maps.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints:
Must sign license agreement and is subject to fees defined in fee schedule.
Use_Constraints:
License agreement prevents licensee from selling/redistributing the data.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    Boone County Assessor's Office
    c/o Jeff Davis
    Mapper
    801 E Walnut
    Columbia, MO 65201
    USA

    573-886-4262 (voice)
    jdavis@boonecountymo.org

    Hours_of_Service: 8am-5pm M-F
  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    PLSS Points

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 30-Dec-2004
Metadata author:
Boone County GIS Department
c/o Con_Per<-->
GIS Analyst
801 E Walnut
Columbia, MO 65201
USA

573-886-4303 (voice)
Con_email <-->

Hours_of_Service: 8am-5pm M-F
Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)
Metadata extensions used:


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