starkey_dem

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What does this data set describe?

    Title: starkey_dem
    Abstract:
    Digital elevation model for the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range.

  1. How should this data set be cited?

    REQUIRED: The name of an organization or individual that developed the data set., REQUIRED: The date when the data set is published or otherwise made available for release., starkey_dem.

    Online Links:

    • \\LTS38\C$\gisprojects\starkey\starkey_dem

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -118.633162
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -118.373103
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 45.378084
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 45.121534

  3. What does it look like?

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

    Calendar_Date: N/A
    Currentness_Reference: Unchanging topography.

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

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: raster digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

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

      This is a Raster data set. It contains the following raster data types:

      • Dimensions 2814 x 1989 x 1, type Grid Cell

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

      Grid_Coordinate_System_Name: Universal Transverse Mercator
      Universal_Transverse_Mercator:
      UTM_Zone_Number: 11
      Transverse_Mercator:
      Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.999600
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -117.000000
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 0.000000
      False_Easting: 500000.000000
      False_Northing: 0.000000

      Planar coordinates are encoded using row and column
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 10.000000
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 10.000000
      Planar coordinates are specified in meters

      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.

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Who produced the data set?

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

    Norm Cimon
    USDA Forest Service PNW Experiment Station
    Starkey Data Administrator
    Forestry & Range Sciences Lab
    La Grande, Oregon 97850
    USA

    541-962-6551 (voice)
    541-962-6504 (FAX)
    ncimon@fs.fed.us


Why was the data set created?

Used to examine the correlation between elevation at Starkey and the different ecological, physical, and human-induced variables of interest.


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

Access_Constraints: None.
Use_Constraints: None.

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Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 04-Mar-2004

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Metadata standard:
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