Roads in CameroonEntry ID: Cm_Roads_CARPE
Abstract: The road coverage consists of road data, taken from WRI's Africa Data Sampler,
with additional roads from the road map 'Cameroon Carte Routiere au
1:1,500,000' dated 1994 and published by IGN. Road classifications from the IGN
map have been added to the dataset. Map Scale: 1:100,000.
Geospatial Reference Information:
Horizontal datum Name North American Datum of 1927
Ellipsoid Name Clark 1866
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Central African Regional Program for the Environment
Dataset Title: Cameroon Roads
Dataset Publisher: World Resources Institute
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The Cameroon road coverage consists of DCW* roads data (taken from WRI's Africa
Data Sampler) with additional roads from the road map 'Cameroon Carte Routiere
au 1:1,500,000' dated 1994 and published by IGN. Road classifications from the
IGN map have been added to the dataset. Digital Chart of the World 1:1,000,000
dataset derived from ONC Charts produced by the Defense Mapping Agency.
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Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: electronic
Distribution Size: 166 KB
Distribution Format: shapefile
Fees: no fees
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
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Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-08-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-04-11