EnviroAtlas - Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - Potential Window Views of Water by Block Group

Metadata Updated: February 8, 2018

This EnviroAtlas dataset describes the block group population and the percentage of the block group population that has potential views of water bodies. A potential view of water is defined as having a body of water that is greater than 300m2 within 50m of a residential location. The window views are considered "potential" because the procedure does not account for presence or directionality of windows in one's home. The residential locations are defined using the EnviroAtlas Dasymetric (2011/October 2015) map. This dataset was produced by the US EPA to support research and online mapping activities related to EnviroAtlas. EnviroAtlas (https://www.epa.gov/enviroatlas) allows the user to interact with a web-based, easy-to-use, mapping application to view and analyze multiple ecosystem services for the contiguous United States. The dataset is available as downloadable data (https://edg.epa.gov/data/Public/ORD/EnviroAtlas) or as an EnviroAtlas map service. Additional descriptive information about each attribute in this dataset can be found in its associated EnviroAtlas Fact Sheet (https://www.epa.gov/enviroatlas/enviroatlas-fact-sheets).

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Metadata Date January 31, 2018
Metadata Created Date October 18, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) September 9, 2016 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date January 31, 2018
Metadata Created Date October 18, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) September 9, 2016 (publication)
Responsible Party U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development-Sustainable and Healthy Communities Research Program, EnviroAtlas (Point of Contact)
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Access Constraints Use Constraints: None. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currency and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata. Acknowledgement of the EPA would be appreciated., Access Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -92.974149
Bbox North Lat 45.297876
Bbox South Lat 44.601617
Bbox West Long -93.772509
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Metadata Type geospatial
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