Topographic Survey at Atlas Cove, Heard Island, November 2000
Entry ID: atlas_survey2000_gis

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Summary
Abstract: Topographic Survey by D. Lee at Atlas Cove, Heard Island, November 2000 The data includes a detailed survey of Atlas Cove, ground control points and aerial photographs. This layer is stored as three datasets (point, line and polygon) in the Geographical Information System (GIS). Points represent landing areas, monument, masts and structures. Line data represents a portion of coastline and building lines. The building lines were polygonised.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -53.0   S: -53.1   E: 73.5   W: 73.3

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-11-01
Stop Date: 2000-11-30
Quality The goals of this survey were to complete a detailed survey of the ANARE Station at Atlas Cove, to aquire aerial photographs and to survey ground control points identified from existing aerial photography.
Locations were taken with a Sokkia Total Station. The aerial camera used was a Zeiss UMK 1318. Refer to detailed survey report &D. Lee, Heard Island Surveying and Mapping Field Season 2000-2001& for further information. The AAD Mapping Officer has a copy of the report.(email: mapping@aad.gov.au)
Access Constraints Stored data format: ArcView shapefile
Available format type: ArcView shapefile. Stored as geographicals with a projection file.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).


Must be cited properly. Usually mapped to a Universal Transverse Mercator projection, Zone 43.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: shapefiles
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3519
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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