Bighorn Sheep Habitat - Lake Havasu Field Office

Data format: Shapefile

File or table name: bhshab_LHFO

Coordinate system: Universal Transverse Mercator

Theme keywords: BLM, Bureau of Land Management, biota, Wildlife

Abstract: Bighorn Sheep Habitat within and adjoining Lake Havasu Field Office.

FGDC and ESRI Metadata:

Metadata elements shown with blue text are defined in the Federal Geographic Data Committee's (FGDC) Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM). Elements shown with green text are defined in the ESRI Profile of the CSDGM. Elements shown with a green asterisk (*) will be automatically updated by ArcCatalog. ArcCatalog adds hints indicating which FGDC elements are mandatory; these are shown with gray text.

Identification Information:


Citation:
Citation information:
Originators: Bureau of Land Management, Lake Havasu Field Office (BLM-LHFO)


Title:
Bighorn Sheep Habitat - Lake Havasu Field Office
*File or table name: bhshab_LHFO


Publication date: 20060922
*Geospatial data presentation form: vector digital data


Publication information:
Publication place: Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Publisher: BLM-LHFO

Online linkage: http://www.blm.gov/az/GIS/files.htm


Description:
Abstract:
Bighorn Sheep Habitat within and adjoining Lake Havasu Field Office.

Purpose:
Resource management planning and mapping.

Supplemental information:
Dataset locally known as bhshab_LHFO.shp.  This dataset and other datasets in the Lake Havasu Field Office Geographic Information Database represent data for the BLM Lake Havasu Field Office.

*Language of dataset: en


Time period of content:
Time period information:
Single date/time:
Calendar date: 2006

Currentness reference:
publication date

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance and update frequency: As needed

Spatial domain:
Bounding coordinates:
*West bounding coordinate: -114.465299
*East bounding coordinate: -112.826635
*North bounding coordinate: 34.727272
*South bounding coordinate: 33.499983

Local bounding coordinates:
*Left bounding coordinate: 182536.910394
*Right bounding coordinate: 330386.711247
*Top bounding coordinate: 3844361.565985
*Bottom bounding coordinate: 3711945.920888

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme keywords: BLM, Bureau of Land Management
Theme keyword thesaurus: None

Theme:
Theme keywords: biota
Theme keyword thesaurus: ISO 19115

Theme:
Theme keywords: Wildlife
Theme keyword thesaurus: BLM-Theme

Place:
Place keywords: Arizona, AZ, California, CA
Place keyword thesaurus: BLM-State

Place:
Place keywords: Lake Havasu, USA, Lake Havasu Field Office, Colorado River District
Place keyword thesaurus: None

Access constraints: Discretionary, contains no sensitive information - generally considered releasable.
Use constraints:
This data should not be used at a scale larger than 1:100,000.  The data and corresponding attributes are only as accurate as the source maps from which they were obtained, and may vary depending on the data and method of acquisition.

This data is suitable for regional planning, management decision support at intermediate scales (i.e. 1:100.000 or smaller), and cartographic purposes.  The data is not suitable for analysis at scales larger than 1:100,000.

If the Receiving Agency (RA) has modified the data in any way, they are obligated to describe the types of modifications they have performed on hardcopy maps utilizing the data.  RA specifically agrees not to misrepresent LHFO datasets or to imply that any changes made were approved by BLM LHFO.

No warranty is made by the BLM for use of the data for purposes not intended by BLM.  This information may be updated without notification.

Point of contact:
Contact information:
Contact organization primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes
Contact organization: Bureau of Land Management, Lake Havasu Field Office (BLM-LHFO)
Contact position: GIS Specialist


Contact address:
Address type: mailing and physical address
Address:
2610 Sweetwater Ave
City: Lake Havasu City
State or province: AZ
Postal code: 86406
Country: USA

Contact voice telephone: (928) 505-1229
Contact facsimile telephone: (928) 505-1208


Contact electronic mail address: cindy_barnes@blm.gov


Hours of service: 8AM-5PM MST, M-F



*Native dataset format: Shapefile
Native data set environment:
ArcGIS, ArcSDE, ArcInfo


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Data Quality Information:


Attribute accuracy:
Attribute accuracy report:
Feature attributes were taken from source material.  Code assignments are believed to be representative of the source document.

Logical consistency report:
Data was reviewed for correct topological structure.  Duplicate lines have been removed.

Completeness report:
Updated based on information provided by Arizona Game and Fish Department.

Positional accuracy:
Horizontal positional accuracy:
Horizontal positional accuracy report:
Overall horizontal accuracy for this data is not greater than national mapping accuracy standards (NMAS) for USGS source maps.  Snapping and coordinate shift tolerances were maintained at 0.01 meters or less through editing.  Horizontal positional accuracy for the digital data set was tested by visual comparison of the source data with hard copy verification plots.

Lineage:
Process step:
Process description:
Bhshab_p was developed using a digitizing tablet from 100K wildlife maps.

Process software and version: ArcInfo Workstation 7.1
Process date: 20020327


Source used citation abbreviation:
100K wildlife maps
Source produced citation abbreviation:
bhshab_p


Process contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Les Allert
Contact position: retired (former LHFO BLM GIS/IT Specialist)


Process step:
Process description:
Bhshab_p was updated based on corrected 100K maps from Arizona Game & Fish Department.  Additional data was screen digitized from scanned 24K maps from AGFD.

Process software and version: ArcGIS 9.0
Process date: 20041019


Source used citation abbreviation:
bhshab_p
Source produced citation abbreviation:
bhshab2.shp


Process contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes
Contact organization: BLM - Lake Havasu Field Office
Contact position: GIS/IT Specialist


Contact address:
Address type: mailing and physical address
Address:
2610 Sweetwater Ave
City: Lake Havasu City
State or province: AZ
Postal code: 86406
Country: USA

Contact voice telephone: (928) 505-1229
Contact facsimile telephone: (928) 505-1208


Contact electronic mail address: cindy_barnes@blm.gov


Hours of service: 8AM-5PM MST Mon-Fri



Process step:
Process description:
Bhshab2 was dissolved to merge the data and eliminate overlaps

Process software and version: ArcGIS 9.1
Process date: 2006921


Source used citation abbreviation:
bhshab2.shp
Source produced citation abbreviation:
bhshabnew.shp


Process contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes
Contact organization: BLM - Lake Havasu Field Office
Contact position: GIS/IT Specialist


Contact address:
Address type: mailing and physical address
Address:
2610 Sweetwater Ave
City: Lake Havasu City
State or province: AZ
Postal code: 86406
Country: USA

Contact voice telephone: (928) 505-1229
Contact facsimile telephone: (928) 505-1208


Contact electronic mail address: cindy_barnes@blm.gov


Hours of service: 8AM-5PM MST Mon-Fri



Process step:
Process description:
bhshabnew.shp was renamed to a more meaningful name to go on the web for the public.

Process software and version: ArcGIS 9.1
Process date: 20070526


Source used citation abbreviation:
bhshabnew.shp
Source produced citation abbreviation:
bhshab_LHFO.shp


Process contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes

Process step:
Process description:
Dataset reprojected from NAD 1927 UTM Zone 12 to NAD 1983 UTM Zone 12 using NADCON.  Metadata updated.

Process software and version: ArcGIS ArcInfo 9.1
Process date: 20070723


Source used citation abbreviation:
bhshab_LHFO.shp
Source produced citation abbreviation:
bhshab_LHFO.shp


Process contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes

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Spatial Data Organization Information:


*Direct spatial reference method: Vector


Point and vector object information:
SDTS terms description:
*Name: bhshab_LHFO
*SDTS point and vector object type: G-polygon
*Point and vector object count: 2

ESRI terms description:
*Name: bhshab_LHFO
*ESRI feature type: Simple
*ESRI feature geometry: Polygon
*ESRI topology: FALSE
*ESRI feature count: 2
*Spatial index: TRUE
*Linear referencing: FALSE


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Spatial Reference Information:


Horizontal coordinate system definition:
Coordinate system name:
*Projected coordinate system name: NAD_1983_UTM_Zone_12N
*Geographic coordinate system name: GCS_North_American_1983

Planar:
Grid coordinate system:
*Grid coordinate system name: Universal Transverse Mercator
Universal Transverse Mercator:
*UTM zone number: 12
Transverse mercator:
*Scale factor at central meridian: 0.999600
*Longitude of central meridian: -111.000000
*Latitude of projection origin: 0.000000
*False easting: 500000.000000
*False northing: 0.000000

Planar coordinate information:
*Planar coordinate encoding method: coordinate pair
Coordinate representation:
*Abscissa resolution: 0.000256
*Ordinate resolution: 0.000256
*Planar distance units: meters

Geodetic model:
*Horizontal datum name: North American Datum of 1983
*Ellipsoid name: Geodetic Reference System 80
*Semi-major axis: 6378137.000000
*Denominator of flattening ratio: 298.257222

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Entity and Attribute Information:


Detailed description:
*Name: bhshab_LHFO


Entity type:
*Entity type label: bhshab_LHFO
*Entity type type: Feature Class
*Entity type count: 2
Entity type definition:
Bighorn Sheep Habitat
Entity type definition source:
BLM

Attribute:
*Attribute label: FID
*Attribute alias: FID
*Attribute definition:
Internal feature number.
*Attribute definition source:
ESRI

*Attribute type: OID
*Attribute width: 4
*Attribute precision: 0
*Attribute scale: 0


Attribute domain values:
*Unrepresentable domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.


Attribute:
*Attribute label: Shape
*Attribute alias: Shape
*Attribute definition:
Feature geometry.
*Attribute definition source:
ESRI

*Attribute type: Geometry
*Attribute width: 0
*Attribute precision: 0
*Attribute scale: 0


Attribute domain values:
*Unrepresentable domain:
Coordinates defining the features.


Attribute:
*Attribute label: USE
*Attribute alias: USE
Attribute definition:
type of habitat
Attribute definition source:
BLM

*Attribute type: String
*Attribute width: 254


Attribute domain values:
Enumerated domain:
Enumerated domain value: Dispersed
Enumerated domain value definition:
General Yearlong Habitat
Enumerated domain value definition source:
Arizona BLM Automated Resource Data Standards (1990)

Enumerated domain:
Enumerated domain value: Sensitive
Enumerated domain value definition:
High Value Habitat, formerly shown as Lambing Grounds
Enumerated domain value definition source:
Arizona BLM Automated Resource Data Standards (1990)

Attribute:
*Attribute label: Acres
*Attribute alias: Acres
Attribute definition:
calculated acres of habitat
Attribute definition source:
ESRI

*Attribute type: Number
*Attribute width: 19
*Attribute number of decimals: 11


Attribute domain values:
Unrepresentable domain:
Calculated value


Overview description:
Entity and attribute overview:
Attribute items are in typical ArcInfo point, line and polygon format.

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Distribution Information:


Distributor:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes
Contact organization: Bureau of Land Management, Lake Havasu Field Office (BLM-LHFO)
Contact position: GIS Specialist


Contact address:
Address type: mailing and physical address
Address:
2610 Sweetwater Ave
City: Lake Havasu City
State or province: AZ
Postal code: 86406
Country: USA

Contact voice telephone: (928) 505-1229
Contact facsimile telephone: (928) 505-1208


Contact electronic mail address: cindy_barnes@blm.gov


Hours of service: 8AM-5PM MST, M-F



Resource description: Downloadable Data


Distribution liability:
BLM-LHFO provides this data "as is" without liability.  No warranty is made by the Bureau of Land Management as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data for individual use or aggregate use with other data.

Standard order process:
Digital form:
Digital transfer information:
Format name: shp
Format specification:
Shapefile or ESRI ArcInfo Coverage
File decompression technique: zipped
*Transfer size: 0.202
*Dataset size: 0.202

Digital transfer option:
Online option:
Computer contact information:
Network address:
Network resource name: http://www.blm.gov/az/GIS/files.htm

Access instructions:
Use link to Lake Havasu at the top of the webpage.


Offline option:
Offline media: CD-ROM
Recording capacity:
Recording density: 700
Recording density Units: megabytes
Recording format: Windows XP

Ordering instructions:
Contact Distributor


Custom order process:
Contact Distributor
Technical prerequisites:
Ability to read ESRI shapefiles


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Metadata Reference Information:


Metadata date: 20070526


*Language of metadata: en


Metadata contact:
Contact information:
Contact person primary:
Contact person: Cindy Barnes
Contact organization: Bureau of Land Management, Lake Havasu Field Office
Contact position: GIS Specialist


Contact address:
Address type: mailing and physical address
Address:
2610 Sweetwater Ave
City: Lake Havasu City
State or province: AZ
Postal code: 86406
Country: USA

Contact voice telephone: (928) 505-1229
Contact facsimile telephone: (928) 505-1208


Contact electronic mail address: cindy_barnes@blm.gov


Hours of service: 8AM-5PM MST, M-F



Metadata standard name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata standard version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
*Metadata time convention: local time


Metadata access constraints: None
Metadata use constraints:
None


Metadata security information:
Metadata security classification system: None
Metadata security classification: Unclassified

Metadata extensions:
*Online linkage: http://www.esri.com/metadata/esriprof80.html
*Profile name: ESRI Metadata Profile

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Geoprocessing History:


Process:
*Process name: Project_10
*Date: 20070720
*Time: 165847
*Tool location: C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Data Management Tools.tbx\Project
*Command issued: Project R:\projects\RMPpublicdata1927to83\bhshab_LHFO.shp R:\projects\RMPpublicdata1927to83\bhshab_LHFO_Project.shp PROJCS['NAD_1983_UTM_Zone_12N',GEOGCS['GCS_North_American_1983',DATUM['D_North_American_1983',SPHEROID['GRS_1980',6378137.0,298.257222101]],PRIMEM['Greenwich',0.0],UNIT['Degree',0.0174532925199433]],PROJECTION['Transverse_Mercator'],PARAMETER['False_Easting',500000.0],PARAMETER['False_Northing',0.0],PARAMETER['Central_Meridian',-111.0],PARAMETER['Scale_Factor',0.9996],PARAMETER['Latitude_Of_Origin',0.0],UNIT['Meter',1.0]] NAD_1927_To_NAD_1983_NADCON


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Binary Enclosures:


Thumbnail:
Enclosure type: Picture



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