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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT

Oregon / Washington

GIS Metadata


BLM OR Recreation Site Polygon

Frequently-asked questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title:
BLM OR Recreation Site Polygon

Abstract:
recsite_poly: This data set shows the polygons for recreation site areas under BLM management in Oregon and Washington representing the physical extent of the managed site. Users should be aware that recsite point and polygon data are not stand alone datasets and must be viewed together to gain an accurate and complete understanding of recsites on the ground.

Supplemental information:
BLM - Bureau of Land Management,

  1. How should this data set be cited?

    OR/WA BLM, 20140701, BLM OR Recreation Site Polygon: OR BLM, Portland, OR.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    Bounding coordinates:
    West: -124.564396
    East: -117.125771
    North: 47.531540
    South: 42.003030

  3. What does it look like?

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial data presentation form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):
      • GT-polygon composed of chains (286)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      Horizontal positions are specified in geographic coordinates, that is, latitude and longitude. Latitudes are given to the nearest 2e-008. Longitudes are given to the nearest 2e-008. Latitude and longitude values are specified in Decimal Degrees.

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    RECSITE_POLY
    Recreation site areas on BLM managed lands (Source: Bureau of Land Management)

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)
                      

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)
                      

    Coordinates defining the features.

    REC_NAME
    The name by which the recreation site is known. (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    REC_TYPE
    Recreation primary use category (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    Campground
    Campground Area
    Climbing Area
    Climbing Area
    Day-Use Area
    Day-Use Area
    Historic Site
    Historic Site Area
    Nature Study Area
    Nature Study Area
    OHV Area
    Off-Highway Vehicle Area
    Rockhounding Area
    Rockhounding/Mineral Collection Area
    Shooting Range
    Shooting Range Area
    Watchable Wildlife Area
    Watchable Wildlife Area
    Water/River Use Area
    Water/River Use Area
    Winter Sports Area
    Winter Sports Area

    REC_LABEL
    User-defined name for the Recreaion Site to be used for map display (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    OPEN_STAT
    Indicates the open status of the facility (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    Yearlong
    Yearlong
    Seasonal
    Seasonal
    Closed
    Closed
    Obliterated
    Obliterated
    Abandoned
    Abandoned
    Unknown
    Unknown

    FEE_AUTH
    Yes/No flags to indicate whether the site meets the "Fee Authority" criteria (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    Y
    Yes - Site meets the Fee Authority criteria
    N
    No - Site does not meet the Fee Authority criteria
    U
    Unknown - Status of fee collection at the site is unknown

    REC_DEV_LVL
    The level of development of the recreation site (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    Developed
    Developed
    Dispersed
    Dispersed

    COMPLT_DT
    The date that construction of the facility was completed (YYYYMMDD) (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    BUDGET_CD
    The activity and program elements that provided funding (budget) used in the construction of the facility (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    FAC_ADMIN
    Broad governmental organization with administrative responsibility for the facility (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    BL
    Bureau of Land Management
    FW
    U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    FS
    U.S. Forest Service
    STP
    State Parks
    LG
    Local Government
    PV
    Private
    UN
    Undetermined

    BLM_ORG_CD
    Combination of the BLM "State" and Resource Area which has administrative responsibility for the Special Management Area. (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    CA000
    California BLM
    CAN01
    Northern California Field Office
    CAN02
    Alturas Field Office
    CAN03
    Arcata Field Office
    CAN06
    Redding Field Office
    CAN07
    Surprise Field Office
    ID000
    Idaho BLM
    IDB00
    Boise District Office
    IDB01
    Four Rivers Field Office
    IDB03
    Owyhee Field Office
    IDC00
    Coeur d'Alene District Office
    IDC01
    Coeur d'Alene Field Office
    IDC02
    Cottonwood Field Office
    NV000
    Nevada BLM
    NVE00
    Elko District Office
    NVE02
    Tuscarora Field Office
    NVW00
    Winnemucca District Office
    NVW01
    Humboldt River Field Office
    OR000
    Oregon/Washington BLM
    ORB00
    Burns District Office
    ORB05
    Three Rivers Field Office
    ORB06
    Andrews Field Office
    ORC00
    Coos Bay District Office
    ORC03
    Umpqua Field Office
    ORC04
    Myrtlewood Field Office
    ORE00
    Eugene District Office
    ORE05
    Siuslaw Field Office
    ORE06
    Upper Willamette Field Office
    ORL00
    Lakeview District Office
    ORL04
    Klamath Falls Field Office
    ORL05
    Lakeview Field Office
    ORM00
    Medford District Office
    ORM05
    Butte Falls Field Office
    ORM06
    Ashland Field Office
    ORM07
    Grants Pass Field Office
    ORM08
    Glendale Field Office
    ORP00
    Prineville District Office
    ORP04
    Central Oregon Field Office
    ORP06
    Deschutes Field Office
    ORR00
    Roseburg District Office
    ORR04
    Swiftwater Field Office
    ORR05
    South River Field Office
    ORS00
    Salem District Office
    ORS04
    Cascades Field Office
    ORS05
    Marys Peak Field Office
    ORS06
    Tillamook Field Office
    ORV00
    Vale District Office
    ORV04
    Malheur Field Office
    ORV05
    Baker Field Office
    ORV06
    Jordan Field Office
    ORW00
    Spokane District Office
    ORW02
    Wenatchee Field Office
    ORW03
    Border Field Office

    ELEV_FT
    FAMSKEY
    A linking field to the Facility Asset Management System (FAMS) (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    PLANID
    The name and year of the Project Plan Area for the Plan that is proposing or authorized the facility (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    ValueDefinition
    Baker 1989
    Baker Resource Area RMP, 1989
    BrothersLaPine 1989
    Brothers/LaPine RMP, 1989
    Coos Bay 1995
    Coos Bay District RMP, 1995
    Eugene 1995
    Eugene District RMP, 1995
    John Day 1985
    John Day Resource Area RMP, 1985
    Klamath Falls 1995
    Klamath Falls Resource Area RMP, 1985
    Lakeview 2003
    Lakeview Resource Area RMP, 2003
    Medford 1995
    Medford District RMP, 1995
    Roseburg 1995
    Roseburg District RMP, 1995
    Salem 1995
    Salem District RMP, 1995
    SE Oregon 2003
    Southeastern Oregon RMP, 2003
    Spokane 1992
    Spokane District RMP, 1987, Amended 1992
    Steens Mtn 2005
    Steens Mountain CMPA/Andrews Management Unit RMP, 2005
    Three Rivers 1992
    Three Rivers Resource Area RMP, 1992
    Two Rivers 1986
    Two Rivers Resource Area RMP, 1986
    Upper Deschutes 2005
    Upper Deschutes Resource Area RMP, 2005

    RMISKEY
    A field to provide a link to the Recreation Management Information System (RMIS), the national database for recreation sites (Source: Bureau of Land Management)
                      

    GLOBALID
    A unique identifier in which values are automatically assigned when a row is created. (Source: ESRI)
                      

    SHAPE.AREA
    SHAPE.LEN
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Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

    • OR/WA BLM

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    Christopher A. Dent
    Bureau of Land Management
    Outdoor Recreation Planner
    P.O. Box 2965
    Portland, OR 97208
    US

    (503) 808-6215 (voice)
    cdent@blm.gov
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Why was the data set created?

Resource Management Planning

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How was the data set created?

  1. Where did the data come from?

  2. What changes have been made?

    Current version of dataset was redesigned and loaded into ArcSDE.

    Person responsible for change:
    Stanley Frazier
    Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office
    State Data Administrator
    P.O. Box 2965
    Portland, OR 97208-2965
    US

    503-808-6009 (voice)
    503-808-6419 (FAX)
    Stan_Frazier@or.blm.gov

    Date: 20110101 (change 2 of 2)
    Converted organization codes from the Oregon/Washington developed codes, to 5-character codes based on the DOI Financial and Business Management System (FBMS) standard.

    Person responsible for change:
    Steve Salas
    Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office
    GIS Specialist
    P.O. Box 2965
    Portland, OR 97208
    US

    503 808-6416 (voice)
    ssalas@blm.gov

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How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

    Accuracy requirements are generally determined by the required use of the GIS data by individual field offices.

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

    Data is currently available for Oregon and Washington

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?

    Recreation Sites consist of unique, non-overlapping polygons

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How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access constraints: PUBLIC DATA: None, these data are considered public domain.
Use constraints:
These data are provided by Bureau of Land Management (BLM) "as is" and may contain errors or omissions. The User assumes the entire risk associated with its use of these data and bears all responsibility in determining whether these data are fit for the User's intended use. The information contained in these data is dynamic and may change over time. The data are not better than the original sources from which they were derived, and both scale and accuracy may vary across the data set. These data may not have the accuracy, resolution, completeness, timeliness, or other characteristics appropriate for applications that potential users of the data may contemplate. The User is encouraged to carefully consider the content of the metadata file associated with these data. These data are neither legal documents nor land surveys, and must not be used as such. Official records may be referenced at most BLM offices. Please report any errors in the data to the BLM office from which it was obtained. The BLM should be cited as the data source in any products derived from these data. Any Users wishing to modify the data should describe the types of modifications they have performed. The User should not misrepresent the data, nor imply that changes made were approved or endorsed by BLM. This data may be updated by the BLM without notification.

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  1. Who distributes the data set?

    Eric Hiebenthal
    Bureau of Land Management
    GIS Data Management Specialist
    P.O Box 2965
    Portland, OR 97208
    US

    503-808-6340 (voice)
    503-808-6419 (FAX)
    ehiebent@blm.gov
    Contact Instructions:
    contact instructions

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    The BLM assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions. No warranty is made by the BLM as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data for individual use or aggregate use with other data; nor shall the act of distribution to contractors, partners, or beyond, constitute any such warranty for individual or aggregate data use with other data. Although these data have been processed successfully on computers of BLM, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by BLM regarding the use of these data on any other system, or for general or scientific purposes, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply any such warranty. In no event shall the BLM have any liability whatsoever for payment of any consequential, incidental, indirect, special, or tort damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, any loss of profits arising out of the use or reliance on the geographic data or arising out of the delivery, installation, operation, or support by BLM.

  4. How can I download or order the data?

    • Cost to order the data: Contact distributor.


    • Special instructions:

      Data are only available through the Oregon/Washington State office of the Bureau of Land Management.

  5. Is there some other way to get the data?

  6. What hardware or software do I need in order to use the data set?

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Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 20130326
Last reviewed: 20130107

Metadata author:
Roger Mills
Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office
GIS Specialist
P.O. Box 2965
Portland, OR 97208
US

(503) 808-6340 (voice)
(503) 808-6419 (FAX)
r2mills@blm.gov
Hours of Service: 8:00-4:00
Contact Instructions:
None

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata(FGDC-STD-001-1998)

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