Depth of the Marine Transgressive Surface in Long Island Sound, USGS OFR 00-304Entry ID: USGS_OFR_00304_MARINET
Abstract: The purpose is to disseminate a digital version of a regional map
showing the marine transgressive surface in Long Island Sound.
This GIS layer contains an interpretive layer represented by contour
lines showing the marine transgressive surface in Long Island Sound.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Mary L. DiGiacomo-Cohen (comp.); Ralph S. Lewis (comp.)
Dataset Title: Depth of the Marine Transgressive Surface in LIS - vectors
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2000-04-04
Dataset Release Place: Woods Hole, MA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Issue Identification: OFR 00-304Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
Start Date: 2000-07-21Stop Date: 2000-07-21
Latitude Resolution: 40 m
Longitude Resolution: 40 m
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The Long Island Sound Resource Center at the University of Connecticut
must be referenced as the originator of the dataset in any future
products or research derived from these data. Although this derived
data set and its lineage dataset have been used by the USGS,
Connecticut DEP, and the University of Connecticut, no warranty,
... expressed or implied, is made by either the USGS, Connecticut DEP, or
the University of Connecticut as to the accuracy of the data and/or
related materials. The act of distribution shall not constitute any
such warranty, and no responsibility is assumed by either the USGS,
Connecticut DEP or the University of Connecticut in the use of these
data or related materials.
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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Email: mdicohen at usgs.gov
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Province or State: CT
Postal Code: 06340
Role: DIF AUTHOR
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Province or State: MA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-05-14