Portal Home
Record Search Query: Science Keywords>BIOSPHERE>TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS>SHRUBLAND/SCRUB
1:250,000 Scale Quadrangles of Land Use/Land Cover GIRAS Spatial Data in the Conterminous U.S.
Entry ID: EPA_GIRAS

[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: This is land use/land cover digital data collected by USGS and converted to
ARC/INFO by the EPA. This data is useful for environmental assessment of land
use patterns with respect to water quality analysis, growth management, and
other types of environmental impact assessment. Use may be limited due to
currency.

Land use and ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 24.0   E: -66.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Information Resources Management (OIRM)
Dataset Title: 1:250,000 Scale Quadrangles of Land Use/Land Cover GIRAS Spatial Data in the Conterminous U.S.
Dataset Release Date: 1994
Online Resource: http://www.epa.gov/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1977-01-01
Stop Date: 1980-12-31
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None. Acknowledgement of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would be
appreciated.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
National Geospatial Data Clearinghouse, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.epa.gov/kids/
Dataset ID: http://www.epa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY NSDI
Email: nsdi at epamail.epa.gov
Contact Address:
401 M. Street SW
City: Washington, DC
Postal Code: 20460
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: nsdi at epamail.epa.gov
Contact Address:
401 M. Street SW
City: Washington, DC
Postal Code: 20460
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-08-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-28

[ Update this Record ]



Link to NASA website
Responsible NASA Official:   Lola Olsen
Webmaster:   Monica Holland   ·  Contact GCMD User Support for assistance