Subsidence Contours for South Louisiana; UTM 15N NAD83; LRA (2005); [subsidence_contours]

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Metadata Language: eng; USA
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Resource Type: Dataset
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Individual Name: Eric Yurkovich
Organisation Name: Calthorpe Associates
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Metadata Date: 2007-05-09
Metadata Standard Name: ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
Metadata Standard Version: ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
Data Identification
Abstract: The GIS data shapefile represents average subsidence contour intervals (0.02 cm/year over 10,000 years) for Coastal LA derived from the following: Kulp, M.A., 2000, Holocene stratigraphy, history, and subsidence: Mississippi River delta region, north-central Gulf of Mexico [Ph.D. thesis]: Lexington Kentucky, University of Kentucky, 335 p.
Purpose: Data is developed for illustrative purposes only.
Language: eng; USA
Browse Graphic: <URL:subsidence_contour.gif>
Browse Graphic Type: GIF
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Title: Subsidence Contours for South Louisiana; UTM 15N NAD83; LRA (2005); [subsidence_contours]
Date: 2007-05-01
Date Type: Publication Date
Edition: First Edition
Organisation Name: Louisiana Recovery Authority
Role: Originator
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Point Of Contact:
Individual Name: David J. Bowman
Organisation Name: Louisiana Recovery Authority
Position Name: Director, Research and Special Projects
Role: Point Of Contact
Contact Info:
Voice: (225) 342-1700
Fax: (225) 342-0002
Delivery Point: Louisiana Recovery Authority
City: Baton Rouge
Administrative Area: Louisiana
Postal Code: 70801
Country: USA
E-Mail Address: David.Bowman@LA.GOV
Representation Type: Vector
Keyword Collection:
Keyword: Louisiana Speaks
Keyword: Regional Plan
Keyword: Subsidence
Keyword: Contour
Keyword: Rate
Associated Thesaurus: None
Spatial Extent:
West Bounding Longitude: -93.895126
East Bounding Longitude: -89.287445
North Bounding Latitude: 31.036357
South Bounding Latitude: 29.064747
Constraints: These data and information have been processed by the US Geological Survey and Calthorpe Associates for the Louisiana Recovery Authority, and are provided "as is" and no warranty is expressed or implied made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data and information, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. The entire risk as to the quality and performance of the data is assumed by the user. No guarantee of accuracy is granted, nor is any responsibility for reliance thereon assumed. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data, and information, and aggregate use with other data and information. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data and information. The Louisiana Recovery Authority, the US Geological Survey, and Calthorpe Associates shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data and information described and/or contained herein. LAGIC assumes no liability for this data. Please refer to the originator for more information.
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Other Constraints: Use Constraints: Acknowledgement of the Louisiana Speaks Regional Plan and Louisiana Recovery Authority would be appreciated in products developed from these data. Sharing new data layers developed directly from these data would be appreciated. Calthorpe Associates has made every reasonable effort to ensure quality and accuracy in producing this data set. Nevertheless, the user should be aware that the information on which it is based may have come from a variety of sources of varying degrees of accuracy. Therefore, Calthorpe Associates cannot guarantee the accuracy of this data set, and does not accept any responsibility for the consequences of its use. These data are not legal documents and are not to be used as such.
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Role: Distributor
Contact Info:
E-Mail Address: David.Bowman@LA.GOV
Distributor Contact:
Organisation Name: LAGIC
Role: Distributor
Contact Info:
City: Baton Rouge
Administrative Area: Louisiana
Postal Code: 70803
Country: USA
Scope: Dataset