Estimates of livestock holdings in counties in the conterminous United States as reported in the 1987 Census of Agriculture
Entry ID: USGS_ag_stock

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Summary
Abstract: The livestock holdings estimates in this coverage are intend for use in
estimating regional livestock holdings, and in producing visual displays and
mapping relative amounts of agricultural livestock holdings across broad
regions of the United States.

This coverage contains estimates of livestock holdings in counties in the
conterminous United States as reported in the 1987 Census of Agriculture ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.26   S: 22.68   E: -65.26   W: -128.07

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Battaglin, W.A., and Goolsby, D.A.
Dataset Title: Estimates of livestock holdings in counties in the conterminous United States as reported in the 1987 Census of Agriculture
Dataset Release Date: 1994-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Lakewood, CO
Dataset Publisher: USGS
Version: 1.0
Online Resource: http://water.usgs.gov/lookup/getspatial?ag_stock
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1.0
Longitude Resolution: 1.0
Use Constraints CENSUS DATA Estimates of livestock holdings by county were reported by the U.S.
Department of Commerce (1989a, 1898b) in the 1987 Census of Agriculture. The
estimates were constructed from surveys of all farms where $1,000 or more of
agricultural products were sold, or normally would have been sold, during the
census year. Sampling and statistics ... View entire text
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Water Resources Maps and GIS Information, Water Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://water.usgs.gov/lookup/getgislist

Data Center Personnel
Name: WATER WEBSERVER TEAM - USGS
Phone: 703-648-4000;1-800-426-9000
Email: h2oteam at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS National Center
Water Resources Division
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192-0002
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 3534652 bytes
Distribution Format: ArInfo export
Fees: None

Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 2849100 bytes
Distribution Format: SDTS
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 303-236-5939
Email: wbattagl at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Bldg. 25
City: Lakewood
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA
Publications/References
Domeratz, M. A., Hallam, C. A., Schmidt, W. E., and Calkins, H. W., 1983,
USGS Digital Cartographic Data Standards: Digital Line Graphs from
1:2,000,000-scale Maps. U.S. Geological Survey Circular 895-D, 38p.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-12-02
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