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Boston Harbor Water Taxi Stops
Entry ID: MassGIS_GISDATA.WATERTAXISTOPS_PT

Summary
Abstract: This point datalayer contains the name and location of water taxi stops in the Boston Harbor. The water taxi station names and general locations were obtained from the City Water Taxi website (http://www.citywatertaxi.com/index.htm). The locations of the water taxi stops within the Boston Harbor were digitized from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1:5000 color orthophoto imagery. MassGIS stores this layer as WATERTAXISTOPS_PT.

Purpose: Planning, analysis and cartographic display.

CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: publication date

SPATIAL DATA ORGANIZATION INFORMATION
Direct Spatial Reference: Vector
SDTS Point and Vector Object Type: Entity point
Point and Vector Object Count: 17

SPATIAL REFERENCE INFORMATION - PLANAR
Grid Coordinate System Name: State Plane Coordinate System
SPCS Zone Identifier: 2001
Standard Parallel: 41.716667
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Related URL
Description: View Original Metadata document from the MassGIS website.

Description: EOT Web documentation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.38   S: 42.34   E: -71.03   W: -71.06

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Executive Office of Transportation, Office of Transportation Planning, Data Resources section
Dataset Title: Boston Harbor Water Taxi Stops
Dataset Release Date: 2005-06-01
Data Presentation Form: vector digital data
Online Resource: Server=sun420.env.state.ma.us; Service=esri_sde; User=gisdata; Vers...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-06-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 1.000000
Access Constraints ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: None. These data are public records.
Use Constraints USE CONSTRAINTS: None. These data are public records.
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Massachusetts Office of Geographic and Environmental Information Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.mass.gov/mgis/massgis.htm
Dataset ID: Downloadable Data

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL TRUST
Phone: (617) 626-1195
Fax: (617) 626-1249
Email: michael.trust at state.ma.us
Contact Address:
251 Causeway Street
Suite 500
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02114
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 617-973-7340
Email: mark.berger at eot.state.ma.us
Contact Address:
10 Park Plaza
Suite 4150
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02116
Country: USA
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Metadata Name and Version
Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: VERSION 9.7

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-05-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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