Vegetation History of 1900

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Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
Umatilla National Forest from photographically copied 1900 map by Thompson and Johnson.
Publication_Date: Source report "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Ganett (1902)
Title: Vegetation History of 1900
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Online_Linkage: \\166.6.137.78\e$\lib\gis\bmprov\VegHist_1900.gdb
Description:
Abstract:
A polygon cover classifying existing vegetation in 1900 including timber, woodland and barren and burnt land.
Purpose:
For storing derived historical vegetation conditions in North East Oregon
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1900
Time_of_Day: unknown
Currentness_Reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: None planned
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -121.069944
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -116.437147
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 46.042603
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 43.579358
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Umatilla GIS
Theme_Keyword: Vegetation
Place:
Place_Keyword: North East Oregon
Temporal:
Temporal_Keyword: 1900
Access_Constraints: Read Only
Use_Constraints:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.

Disclaimer: The Malheur, Umatilla, and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest cannot assure the

reliability or suitability of this information for a particular purpose. Original data was

compiled from various sources. Spatial information may not meet National Map Accuracy

Standards. This information may be updated without notification. The user of this data will

read and fully comprehend the metadata prior to use of the data. Data will not be used

beyond the limits of the source scale. The data set is not a survey document and should not

be utilized as such.

Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: Dave Powell
Contact_Organization: USDA-Forest Service, Umaitlla NF
Contact_Position: Forest Silvculture
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dpowell@fs.fed.us
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.2.4.1420

Data_Quality_Information:
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Quantitative_Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Assessment:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Value: 1000000
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Scale_Denominator: 1000000
Type_of_Source_Media: Digitized from photograph.
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 2002
Time_of_Day: unknown
Source_Currentness_Reference: publication date
Source_Contribution:
Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900 and included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902).
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Photos were transferred to Mylar then line locations were scanned and then scanned data was input into a coverage using ArcScan. Polygons were generated from line work and then polygons were attributed.
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Reprojected Feature set to a NAD83 Albers Equel Area Projection System specific to the

States of Oregon and Washington

Process_Date: March 2006
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: Andrew Lacey
Contact_Organization: CSA4 GIS
Contact_Position: Analyst
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Converted Coverage model polygon feature class to File Based Geodatabase model and updated metadata
Process_Date: 4/18/2008
Process_Time: 1200
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: Andrew Lacey
Contact_Organization: USDA-FS, R6, DRM, CSA4, GIS
Contact_Position: GIS Analyst
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 2517 SW Hailey Ave
City: Pendleton
State_or_Province: Oregon
Postal_Code: 97801
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 541.278.3976
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 541.278.3730
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: alacey@fs.fed.us
Hours_of_Service: 8-5 M-F
Contact_Instructions: Email or Phone

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
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Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
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Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 374
SDTS_Terms_Description:
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Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 385
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: GT-polygon composed of chains
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 374
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 4

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name: Albers Conical Equal Area
Albers_Conical_Equal_Area:
Standard_Parallel: 43.000000
Standard_Parallel: 48.000000
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -120.000000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 34.000000
False_Easting: 600000.000000
False_Northing: 0.000000
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Coordinate_Representation:
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Ordinate_Resolution: 0.000100
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

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: VegHist_1900
Entity_Type_Definition: Feature Attribute Table
Entity_Type_Definition_Source: ArcInfo
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: HVEG1900
Attribute_Definition: Coded value describing Vegetation and Board Feet per acre
Attribute_Definition_Source: Forest Silviculturist
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: A
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Woodland
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: B
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: 0-5 MBF/Ac.
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: C
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: 5-10 MBF/Ac.
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: D
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: 10-25 MBF/Ac.
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: E
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Barren
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: F
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Burnt
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: G
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Cut timber, not restocking
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: H
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Cut timber, restocking
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value: I
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition: Timberless Area
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Included with a report called "The forests of Oregon" by Henry Gannett (1902). Mapped by Thompson and Johnson 1900.
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Attribute_Definition_Source: Forest Silviculturist
Attribute_Domain_Values:
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Attribute_Domain_Values:
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Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape_Length
Attribute_Definition: Length of feature in internal units.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.
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.

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: USDA - Forest Service, Umatilla NF
Contact_Person: Andrew Lacey
Contact_Position: Forest GIS Coordinator
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 541.278.3976
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 541.278.3730
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: alacey@fs.fed.us
Hours_of_Service: 8-5 m-f
Contact_Instructions: email or phone
Resource_Description: Downloadable Data
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: FGDB
Format_Version_Number: 9.2
Format_Specification: File Based Geo Database
Format_Information_Content: Polygons, attributes, and XML Metadata
File_Decompression_Technique: Winzip
Transfer_Size: 0.786
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/data-library/gis/umatilla/data/VegHist_1900..gdb.zip>
Available_Time_Period:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 5/1/2008
Time_of_Day: 0600

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20080716
Metadata_Review_Date: 4/18/2008
Metadata_Future_Review_Date: Non planned
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: USDA - Forest Service, Umatilla NF
Contact_Person: Andrew Lacey
Contact_Position: Forest GIS Coordinator
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Contact_Voice_Telephone: 541.278.3976.
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 541.278.3730
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: alacey@fs.fed.us
Hours_of_Service: 8-5 m-f
Contact_Instructions: email or phone
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Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: None
Metadata_Use_Constraints: None
Metadata_Extensions:
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