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Jornada Experimental Range Physical Attributes
Entry ID: MSU0046


Summary
Abstract: The "Jornada Experimental Range Physical Attributes" database
consolidates information about boundaries, topography, roads,
fencelines, enclosures, rain gauges, wells and pipeline
locations, and vegetation and soils in a readily accessible
series of overlays in a Geographic Information System (GIS).
Data were compiled from existing paper maps and records.


Collection Organization: Jornada Experimental Range.

Collection Methodology: Data were compiled from existing
paper maps and records.

Collection Frequency: Infrequent intervals.

Update Characteristics: It is updated in its entirety.

STATISTICAL INFORMATION: 40 MB.

LANGUAGE: English

ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:
Data Center: Jornada Experimental Range
Dissemination Media: Floppy disk, magnetic disk, tape, Internet
homepage
File Format: ASCII files, spreadsheet, DBase IV
Access Instructions: Datasets are being added to the Jornada
LTER Homepage regularly.
Availability Status: On Request

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: Access to the JER LTER site

Geographic Coverage
 N: 33.0 S: 32.0  E: -108.0  W: -108.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1912-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW MEXICO > Las Cruces


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >SOILS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >CULTURAL FEATURES    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >SOILS >SOIL CLASSIFICATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >SOCIAL BEHAVIOR    [Definition]


Quality
Data are verified by Geographic Information System technician
and scientists. Changes to the data set are verified by the
personnel in charge.


Keywords
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
BOUNDARIES
DIGITAL MAPS
ENCLOSURES
EXPERIMENTAL RANGES
FENCELINES
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
GIS
LAND AND FRESHWATER RESOURCES
MAPS/CHARTS
PHYSICAL ATTRIBUTES
PIPELINE LINES
RAIN GAUGE SITES
ROADS
SOIL MAPS
SOILS
TOPOGRAPHY
VEGETATION MAPS


Data Center
Jornada Experimental Range, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://usda-ars.nmsu.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BARBARA NOLEN
Phone: 505-646-4465
Fax: 505-646-5889
Email: bnolen at nmsu.edu
Contact Address:
Jornada Experimental Range
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30003, Dept. 3
City: Las Cruces
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 88003-0003
Country: USA


Personnel
BARBARA NOLEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 505-646-4465
Fax: 505-646-5889
Email: bnolen at nmsu.edu
Contact Address:
Jornada Experimental Range
New Mexico State University
P.O. Box 30003, Dept. 3
City: Las Cruces
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 88003-0003
Country: USA


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12



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