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New York State Regulatory Freshwater Wetlands For Columbia County (ARC Export : 2013)

Metadata Updated: May 17, 2013

These data are a set of ARC/INFO coverages composed of polygonal and linear features. Coverages are based on official New York State Freshwater Wetlands Maps as described in Article 24-0301 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Coverages are not, however, a legal substitute for the official maps. Coverages are available on a county basis for all areas of New York State outside the Adirondack Park. The coverage for Columbia County incorporates proposed amendments which became the official regulatory wetland boundaries as of November 30, 2011 and March 5, 2013.

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Dates

Metadata Date March 6, 2013
Metadata Created Date March 25, 2013
Metadata Updated Date May 17, 2013
Reference Date(s) March 5, 2013 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date March 6, 2013
Metadata Created Date March 25, 2013
Metadata Updated Date May 17, 2013
Reference Date(s) March 5, 2013 (publication)
Responsible Party New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Division of Fish, Wildlife, and Marine Resources (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Use Constraints: 1. The documentation in the Entity and Attribute Overview section of the metadata, and the README referred to in that section, are integral parts of the Regulatory Freshwater Wetlands data. Failure to use the documentation in conjunction with the digital data constitutes a misuse of the data. 2. The digital freshwater wetlands data provided are not a legal substitute for the official Regulatory Freshwater Wetlands maps maintained by the Department of Environmental Conservation pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law Section 24-0301. Should a discrepancy exist between the digital data and the official maps, the official maps are the correct source of information. 3. The official regulatory freshwater wetlands maps may be amended from time to time; digital data obtained at an earlier date may therefore become obsolete. Digital data also may be altered independently of official map amendments in order to make improvements. These digital data cannot be relied on as a definitive statement of the location of freshwater wetlands. Wetland boundaries are subject to delineation by Department of Environmental Conservation regional personnel. 4. The borders of wetlands shown on both the official maps and the digital data are approximate at a scale of 1 to 24,000. Traditional cartographic or digital comparison of the wetland maps to mapped information that is collected and digitized at a larger scale than 1 to 24,000 is not cartographically acceptable and is subject to error. 5. It is inappropriate to make further distributions of the data, because digital wetlands data are not official regulatory maps and are subject to change. All requests for the digital wetlands data should be referred to the Cornell University Geospatial Information Repository <http://cugir.mannlib.cornell.edu> or to the Habitat Inventory Unit, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, 5th Floor, Albany, New York 12233-4754, telephone (518)402-8961., Access Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -73.350000
Bbox North Lat 42.500000
Bbox South Lat 41.970000
Bbox West Long -73.930000
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Guid
Licence Cornell University provides these geographic data "as is." Cornell University makes no guarantee or warranty concerning the accuracy of information contained in the geographic data. Cornell University further makes no warranty either expressed or implied, regarding the condition of the product or its fitness for any particular purpose. The burden for determining fitness for use lies entirely with the user. Although these files have been processed successfully on computers at Cornell University, no warranty is made by Cornell University regarding the use of these data on any other system, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply any such warranty.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Temporal Extent Begin 1989-01-01

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