This shapefile shows the centroids of 18 scattered, isolated BLM-administered parcels located outside the planning boundaries but within the Phoenix Field Office jurisdiction. They are recommended for disposal in all alternatives. These parcels are included in this plan because BLM remains responsible for management of these lands. Some of the lands are currently managed under the 1993 Kingman Resource Management Plan, while others are managed under the 1988 Phoenix Resource Management Plan. According to both previous RMPs, there was no support for the retention of the lands due to resource values, special designations, or public access concerns. They are difficult to manage due to their isolation and the small size of the individual parcels. As in the Kingman Resource Management Plan and the Phoenix Resource Management Plan, BLM has elected to deal with those lands more generally than with lands inside the planning areas. Phoenix Field Office has polygon shapefiles that include the area of each parcel.
This data set was prepared for use in the BLM Phoenix Field Office (PFO) Agua Fria National Monument and Bradshaw-Harquahala planning areas Resource Management Planning (RMP) process. The RMP process was initiated by the publication of the Notice of Intent (NOI) in the Federal Register on April 24, 2002 (67 FR 20148), and was ongoing when the consultant (Jones & Stokes) datasets were submitted to BLM PFO in March, 2004. The shapefile is intended for regional analysis and display at a scale of 1:24,000. Abstract and corresponding spatial domain (extent) indicate the area covered by the shapefile, within or outside the planning areas.
Time Period when the allocations correspond to actual or feasible future management actions.
The data and corresponding attributes are only as accurate as the source maps from which they were obtained. Accuracy may vary depending upon the date and method of acquisition. The data is suitable for regional planning and management decision support at intermediate scales, i.e. 1:24,000 or smaller, and cartographic purposes. The data is not suitable for the purposes of navigation. The data is not suitable for analysis at scales larger than 1:24,000. If the Receiving Agency (RA) has modified the data in any way, the RA is obligated to describe the types of modifications it has performed on hardcopy maps using the data. The RA specifically agrees not to misrepresent PFO data sets nor to imply that any changes made were approved by BLM. No warranty is made by BLM for use of the data for purposes not intended by BLM. This information may be updated without notification
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Previously existing feature attributes were taken from source material, then edited as appropriate. Sets of "alternative" attributes indicate the status of an "allocation" polygon for the respective "alternative."
Polygons were checked aganist original manuscripts for consistency.
Overall horizontal accuracy for this data is not greater than national mapping accuracy standards (NMAS) for USGS source maps. Snapping and coordinate shift tolerances in the source digital files were maintained at 0.01 meters or less throughout editing. Horizontal positional accuracy for the digital data wet was tested by visual comparison of the source data with hard copy.
BLM PFO (1) digitized certain base information for the resource from USGS 7.5 minute quadrangle sheets as source maps on a digitizing table, and supplied the digital information to the contractor; (2) or supplied USGS 7.5 minute quadrangle sheets with polygons designated by hand, which the contractor then digitized from the sheets.
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The shapefile includes the ownership attribute, with value "BLM" for all of the scattered parcels. Ownership BLM
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