SCSNAT 1.0 - NRCS National Dams Inventory
Entry ID: USDA0216

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Summary
Abstract: The NRCS data dictionary lists 65 fields including names,
identification, locations, physical sizes, and program aspects
of dams built with SCS assistance. Estimated current number of
such dams is 26,000. Dataset is on a national scale and resides
at the SCS National Headquarters Engineering Division. Primary
purpose is to manage dam safety and watershed projects programs.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 76.63   S: 13.71   E: -61.48   W: -177.1

ISO Topic Category
Quality Currently none.
Originating Center
Data Center
Conservation Engineering Division, Natural Resources Conservation Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/technical/ENG/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WILLIAM IRWIN
Phone: 1-202-720-6000
Fax: 1-202-720-0428
Email: bill.irwin at usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Conservation Engineering Division
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20013-2890
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-202-720-6000
Fax: 1-202-720-0428
Email: bill.irwin at usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Conservation Engineering Division
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20013-2890
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Data in FAME "National Inventory of Dams" database is analyzed
and included in reports to Congress. Most recent was "Water
Control Infrastructure", FAME 245, October 1993.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-09-19
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