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Refuge Boundary for Moody Division of Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge in Maine
Entry ID: USFWS_CSDS_mdybnd

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Abstract: This data set contains boundary layers for Moody Division of the
Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge in Maine.

National Wildlife Refuges are federal lands managed by the U.S. Fish
and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The primary source for boundary
information is the USFWS Realty program (status maps, legal
surveys). A joint effort between the Region 5 (northeast - ME, MA, NH,
VT, RI, CT, NY, PA, NJ, ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 43.6   S: 43.08   E: -70.26   W: -70.66

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cartography and Spatial Data Services, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Dataset Title: Refuge Boundary for Moody Division of Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge
Dataset Release Date: 1999-10-08
Dataset Release Place: Hadely, MA
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Data Presentation Form: GIS map
Online Resource:
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Quality Digital refuge boundaries are plotted for arc and polygon attributes,
and compared to USFWS Realty status maps for coding accuracy. Three
levels of review are conducted (R5 GIS Lab, Realty Program, Refuge
Manager), and are repeated at each step until it passes error free.

All polygons are closed, and adjusted to the most accurate ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Refuge boundary data were compiled for resource applications. It is
inappropriate to use this data in legal situations, or other
applications where spatial error cannot exceed the USGS 7.5' mapping
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Originating Center
Data Center
Cartography and Spatial Data Services, Northeast Region, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 413-253-8292
Fax: 413-253-8451
Email: linda_shaffer at
Contact Address:
U.S Fish & Wildlife Service
Cartography and Spatial Data Services
300 Westgate Center Drive
City: Hadley
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 01035
Country: USA
Distribution Media: electronic
Distribution Format: ArcInfo export format
Fees: No fees
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-10-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24