BLM Colorado PLSS Township

Metadata Updated: June 10, 2020

KMZ File Format –In the Public Land Survey System (PLSS), a Township refers to a unit of land, that is nominally six miles on a side, usually containing 36 sections.

This dataset represents the GIS Version of the Public Land Survey System including both rectangular and non-rectangular surveys. The primary source for the data is cadastral survey records housed by the BLM supplemented with local records and geographic control coordinates from states, counties as well as other federal agencies such as the USGS and USFS. The data has been converted from source documents to digital form and transferred into a GIS format that is compliant with FGDC Cadastral Data Content Standards and Guidelines for publication. This data is optimized for data publication and sharing rather than for specific "production" or operation and maintenance.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: U.S. Government Work

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Metadata Created Date January 28, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2020

Metadata Source

Harvested from DOI Open Data

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 28, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2020
Publisher Bureau of Land Management
Unique Identifier 7e0f8d469dbaf818
BLM Colorado State Office - Data Steward
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 010:04
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