Soil Cover (SCS) Soils for Mount Desert Island and MDI municipalities
Entry ID: coa_soilcover

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Summary
Abstract: The data set SCS Soils cover for Mount Desert Island and MDI
municipalities contains attribute coding compiled from the SCS Soils
Survey for Hancock County, Maine. This coding is based on soil
potential for various land uses.

The data set was developed for planning and ecological research. Use
with Hancock Soil Survey.

Mylar maps digitized and cleaned-up using PC Arc/Info. Encoded
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Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.5   S: 42.5   E: -67.5   W: -67.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Soil Cover (SCS) Soils for Mount Desert Island and MDI municipalities
Dataset Release Date: Bar Harbor, Maine
Dataset Publisher: College of the Atlantic GIS Laboratory
Data Presentation Form: map
Online Resource: URL:http://coagis7.coa.edu/mdi/covs/soil.exe
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 1991-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality Data has been in use for several years. No major descrepencies have
been reported.

May be replaced by data from U Maine/Maine State Office of
GIS

New data is scheduled to be available from the Maine State Office of
GIS.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Distributed for educational and planning purposes, use at your own
risk.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Geographic Information Systems Laboratory, College of the Atlantic Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.coa.edu/gis-lab.htm
Dataset ID: soil

Data Center Personnel
Name: GORDON LONGSWORTH
Phone: 207-288-2271
Fax: 207-288-4126
Email: gordonl at ecology.coa.edu
Contact Address:
College of the Atlantic
105 Eden Street
City: Bar Harbor
Province or State: Maine
Postal Code: 04609
Country: USA
Distribution
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 207-288-2271
Fax: 207-288-4126
Email: gordonl at ecology.coa.edu
Contact Address:
College of the Atlantic
105 Eden Street
City: Bar Harbor
Province or State: Maine
Postal Code: 04609
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-08-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-12
Future DIF Review Date: 2003-08-28
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