Climate Division of the United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP)
Entry ID: CLIMDIV

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Summary
Abstract: This is a coverage of climate divisions from the National Climatic Data Center. The purpose of this data set is to display seasonal maps of precipitation and temperature in the National Water Summary series of reports.

(The following is original documentation by Curtis Price)

THIS COVERAGE BEGAN AS TWO TEXT FILES OF IDS AND COORDINATES AND A FILE OF LABEL ATTRIBUTES SUPPLIED BY NCDC. ONE TEXT ... View entire text
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Description: FGDC metadata on Climate Divisions.
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Caption:  Climate Divisions of the Conterminous United States
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.19   S: 23.25   E: -65.38   W: -127.83

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Climatic Data Center
Dataset Title: Climate Divisions
Dataset Release Date: 1991-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Reston, Virginia
Dataset Publisher: USGS
Data Presentation Form: GIS Map
Quality This dataset began as two text files: (1) a file containing IDs and
coordinates and (2)a file of label attributes supplied by NCDC. More
specifically, the first text file had boundary arcs of climate divisions (not
including state boundaries) and the second text file had label coordinates for
climate division polygon ... View entire text
Use Constraints The data are of unknown quality and should be used with caution for
analytical purposes.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Clean Air Markets Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.epa.gov/airmarkets/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EPA CLEAN AIR MARKETS DIVISION
Phone: 202-564-9180
Email: camdgis at epa.gov
Contact Address:
US EPA
Clean Air Markets Division
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Mail Code 6204J
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20460
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 252,858 bytes
Distribution Format: ArcInfo export format
Fees: No fees

Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 376,747 bytes
Distribution Format: shapefile
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-11-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-04-22
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