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West Virginia Technical Center GIS Data Products
Entry ID: WVGIS


Summary
Abstract: The West Virginia GIS Technical Center (WVGISTC) provides GIS data on all
disciplines of Earth Science. GIS data includes imagery and base maps, land
cover, census, cultural regions, economic development, elevation, environment,
floods, geology, aerial photography, recreation, satellite imagery, soils,
topographic maps, water resources, and wildfires. This data is freely
available through the website.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: West Virginia Interactive Mapping.


Link: View Related Information
Description: West Virginia GIS Activities.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 41.0 S: 37.2  E: -77.5  W: -83.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: West Virginia Technical Center GIS Data Products
Dataset Publisher: West Virginia University
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://wvgis.wvu.edu/data/data.php


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > WEST VIRGINIA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >SOILS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >ANTHROPOGENIC/HUMAN INFLUENCED ECOSYSTEMS >AGRICULTURAL LANDS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >ANTHROPOGENIC/HUMAN INFLUENCED ECOSYSTEMS >URBAN LANDS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS >WETLANDS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >ALPINE/TUNDRA    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >FORESTS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >GRASSLANDS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >SAVANNAS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >WETLANDS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES >ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES >BOUNDARY SURVEYS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE/MANAGEMENT >LAND MANAGEMENT >LAND USE/LAND COVER CLASSIFICATION    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >CULTURAL FEATURES >PARKS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >TRANSPORTATION    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >POPULATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >LAND USE/LAND COVER    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >SOILS    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >SURFACE ROUGHNESS    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >TERRAIN ELEVATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >TERRAIN ELEVATION >CONTOUR MAPS    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >TERRAIN ELEVATION >DIGITAL ELEVATION/TERRAIN MODEL (DEM)    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >TERRAIN ELEVATION >TOPOGRAPHICAL RELIEF MAPS    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >TOPOGRAPHY >TOPOGRAPHIC EFFECTS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >INFRARED WAVELENGTHS >INFRARED RADIANCE    [Definition]
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE IMAGERY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >SURFACE WATER FEATURES >LAKES/RESERVOIRS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >SURFACE WATER FEATURES >RIVERS/STREAMS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >SURFACE WATER PROCESSES/MEASUREMENTS >FLOODS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOSYSTEMS >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >KARST LANDSCAPE    [Definition]


Platform
DEM >Digital Elevation Model    [Information]
LANDSAT    [Information]
LANDSAT-7    [Information]
SPOT-1 >Systeme Probatoire Pour l'Observation de la Terre-1    [Information]
SPOT-2 >Systeme Probatoire Pour l'Observation de la Terre-2    [Information]
SPOT-3 >Systeme Probatoire Pour l'Observation de la Terre-3    [Information]
SPOT-4 >Systeme Probatoire Pour l'Observation de la Terre-4    [Information]
Terra >Earth Observing System, Terra (AM-1)    [Information]


Instrument
ASTER >Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer    [Information]
ETM+ >Enhanced Thematic Mapper Plus    [Information]


Keywords
GIS
Census
Elevation
Floods
Geology
National Forest
Water Resources
Wildfires


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
GIS Technical Center, West Virginia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://wvgis.wvu.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: KURT DONALDSON
Phone: 304-293-5603
Fax: 304-293-6522
Email: donaldson at geo.wvu.edu
Contact Address:
WV GIS Technical Center
WVU Department of Geology & Geography
425 White Hall
P.O. Box 6300
City: Morgantown
Province or State: WV
Postal Code: 26506
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees


Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA


NICOLE EDWARDS
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 304-293-5603
Fax: 304-293-6522
Email: nedwards at geo.wvu.edu
Contact Address:
WV GIS Technical Center
WVU Department of Geology & Geography
425 White Hall
P.O. Box 6300
City: Morgantown
Province or State: WV
Postal Code: 26506
Country: USA


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-04-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08



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