Pine Barrens Natural Community Systems
Entry ID: MassGIS_GISDATA.VCPINEBARRENS_POLY

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Summary
Abstract: Pine Barrens Systems are a mosaic of pitch pine and scrub oak, with heath and grassy openings, located on nutrient-poor, acidic, drought-prone soils. Most of this data is in the southeast a subset of the UMass Plymouth pitch pine data layer (1993). Some revisions have been made to the UMass data (false labels corrected, edges tied, some new developed land removed). Due to spatial accuracy issues, ... View entire text

Purpose: Planning and analysis

CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: publication date

SPATIAL DATA ORGANIZATION INFORMATION
Direct Spatial Reference: Vector
SDTS Point and Vector Object Type: G-polygon
Point and Vector Object Count: 271

SPATIAL REFERENCE INFORMATION - PLANAR
Grid Coordinate System Name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
SPCS Zone Identifier: 2001
Standard Parallel: 41.716667
Standard Parallel: ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: View Original Metadata document from the MassGIS website.

Description: MassGIS Web Documentation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.68   S: 41.65   E: -70.6   W: -71.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MassGIS
Dataset Title: Pine Barrens Natural Community Systems
Dataset Release Date: 2003-04-01
Data Presentation Form: vector digital data
Online Resource: Server=sun420.env.state.ma.us; Service=esri_sde; User=gisdata; Vers...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-04-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 1.000000
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: None
Use Constraints USE CONSTRAINTS: None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Massachusetts Office of Geographic and Environmental Information Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.mass.gov/mgis/massgis.htm
Dataset ID: Downloadable Data

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL TRUST
Phone: (617) 626-1195
Fax: (617) 626-1249
Email: michael.trust at state.ma.us
Contact Address:
251 Causeway Street
Suite 500
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02114
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (617) 626-1195
Fax: (617) 626-1249
Email: michael.trust at state.ma.us
Contact Address:
251 Causeway Street
Suite 500
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02114
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-24
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