Mesocarnivore Photo Stations [ds26]

SDE Feature Class

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Tags
environment, southern Sierra Nevada, biota, California, mesocarnivore


Summary

To record furbearer and raptor presence through photographs.

Description

This database was established to record furbearer and raptor presence through photographs taken at camera stations. The general study area where camera stations were placed included parts of Madera, Fresno, and Tulare counties. Coordinates for the camera station were recorded with Garmin 12xl or Gramin Rhino GPS receivers. Coordinates written in the shapefile .dbf of this data layer are in NAD27. Output of data in viewer has been converted to NAD83.

Credits

Use limitations

The California Department of Fish and Game should be credited as the source of this data.

Extent

West -119.450547 East -118.564843
North 37.535570 South 35.797383

Scale Range

ArcGIS Metadata

Topics and Keywords

Themes or categories of the resource biota, environment


* Content type Downloadable Data


Place keywords southern Sierra Nevada, California

Theme keywords mesocarnivore

Theme keywords environment, biota

Thesaurus
Title ISO 19115 Topic Category




Citation

* Title DS0026_20061205
Publication date 2004-19-02


Edition Version 1.0


Presentation formats * digital map


Citation Contacts

Responsible party
Organization's name Kevin O'Conner, San Joaquin Valley - Southern Sierra Region,California Department of Fish and Game
Contact's role originator


Resource Details

Dataset languages English(UNITED STATES)


Status completed
Spatial representation type * vector


* Processing environment Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; Esri ArcGIS 10.4.0.5524


ArcGIS item properties
* Name DS0026_20061205
* Location Server=; :; Database=; User=; Version=
* Access protocol ArcSDE Connection

Extents

Extent
Description
ground condition
Temporal extent
Beginning date 2001-06-07
Ending date 2002-06-02

Extent
Geographic extent
Bounding rectangle
Extent type Extent used for searching
* West longitude -119.450547
* East longitude -118.564843
* North latitude 37.535570
* South latitude 35.797383
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Extent in the item's coordinate system
* West longitude -13297174.077100
* East longitude -13198577.962300
* South latitude 4272777.350200
* North latitude 4514023.551600
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Resource Points of Contact

Point of contact
Individual's name Chris Stermer
Organization's name California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact's position Senior Wildlife Biologist
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice (916) 445-2626

Address
Type both
Delivery point 1812 9th Street
City Sacramento
Administrative area CA
Postal code 95811
e-mail address Chris.Stermer@wildlife.ca.gov



Resource Maintenance

Resource maintenance
Update frequency unknown


Resource Constraints

Constraints
Limitations of use
The California Department of Fish and Game should be credited as the source of this data.

Spatial Reference

ArcGIS coordinate system
* Type Projected
* Geographic coordinate reference GCS_WGS_1984
* Projection WGS_1984_Web_Mercator_Auxiliary_Sphere
* Coordinate reference details
Projected coordinate system
Well-known identifier 102100
X origin -20037700
Y origin -30241100
XY scale 10000
Z origin 0
Z scale 1
M origin 0
M scale 1
XY tolerance 0.001
Z tolerance 2
M tolerance 2
High precision true
Latest well-known identifier 3857
Well-known text PROJCS["WGS_1984_Web_Mercator_Auxiliary_Sphere",GEOGCS["GCS_WGS_1984",DATUM["D_WGS_1984",SPHEROID["WGS_1984",6378137.0,298.257223563]],PRIMEM["Greenwich",0.0],UNIT["Degree",0.0174532925199433]],PROJECTION["Mercator_Auxiliary_Sphere"],PARAMETER["False_Easting",0.0],PARAMETER["False_Northing",0.0],PARAMETER["Central_Meridian",0.0],PARAMETER["Standard_Parallel_1",0.0],PARAMETER["Auxiliary_Sphere_Type",0.0],UNIT["Meter",1.0],AUTHORITY["EPSG",3857]]

Reference system identifier
* Value 3857
* Codespace EPSG
* Version 8.8(9.3.1.2)


Spatial Data Properties

Vector
* Level of topology for this dataset geometry only


Geometric objects
Feature class name DS0026_20061205
* Object type point
* Object count 844



ArcGIS Feature Class Properties
Feature class name DS0026_20061205
* Feature type Simple
* Geometry type Point
* Has topology FALSE
* Feature count 844
* Spatial index TRUE
* Linear referencing FALSE



Data Quality

Lineage

Process step
When the process occurred 2013-11-06
Description
Edited metadata by updating point of contact information.


Process contact
Individual's name Sophie King
Organization's name California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact's role processor


Contact information




Geoprocessing history

Process
Date 2006-12-0509:17:16
Tool location C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Data Management Tools.tbx\CopyFeatures
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Process
Date 2011-07-2108:26:23
Tool location C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Conversion Tools.tbx\FeatureClassToFeatureClass
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Process
Date 2013-06-2114:04:08
Tool location c:\program files (x86)\arcgis\desktop10.1\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Data Management Tools.tbx\Project
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Distribution

Distributor


Distribution format
* Name SDE Feature Class


Transfer options
Online source
Location http://bios.dfg.ca.gov

Online source
Location ftp://ftp.dfg.ca.gov/BDB/GIS/BIOS/Public_Datasets/001_099/ds026.zip

Fields

Details for object DS0026_20061205
* Type Feature Class
* Row count 844
Definition
Mesocarnivore Photo Stations [ds26]


Field STA_CODE
* Alias STA_CODE
* Data type String
* Width 11
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Code unique to a station. May contain abbreviations describing the general site area and a number.
Description source
From Station_lookup & Film_Roll tables.


Field STA_DSCRPT
* Alias STA_DSCRPT
* Data type String
* Width 34
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Full description of site location.
Description source
From Station_lookup table.


Field DATE_
* Alias DATE_
* Data type Date
* Width 8
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Date picture was taken.
Description source
From PictureNew table.


Field TIMEOFDAY
* Alias TIMEOFDAY
* Data type String
* Width 13
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Qualify weather the photo was taken in daylight or darkness. If dark surroundings then 'Night' and if light surroundings then 'Day'.
Description source
From PictureNew table.


Field NAME
* Alias NAME
* Data type String
* Width 33
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Common name of animal
Description source
From SpeciesNew table.


Field SCI_NAME
* Alias SCI_NAME
* Data type String
* Width 24
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Scientific name of animal.
Description source
From SpeciesNew table.


Field SPP_CODE
* Alias SPP_CODE
* Data type String
* Width 11
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Code of animal type and unique to species.
Description source
From SpeciesNew table.


Field UTM_EAST
* Alias UTM_EAST
* Data type Double
* Width 8
* Precision 11
* Scale 0
Field description
East/west UTM coordinate NAD27.
Description source
From field coordinates_lon in Station_lookup table.


Field UTM_NORTH
* Alias UTM_NORTH
* Data type Double
* Width 8
* Precision 13
* Scale 0
Field description
North/south UTM coordinate NAD27.
Description source
From field coordinates_lat in Station_lookup table.


Field UTM_ZONE
* Alias UTM_ZONE
* Data type Double
* Width 8
* Precision 11
* Scale 0
Field description
UTM zone, either 10 or 11 (All points in this files are in UTM zone 11.)
Description source
From field utm_zone in Station_lookup table.


Field THUMB_LOC
* Alias THUMB_LOC
* Data type String
* Width 61
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Path for the created thumbnail of the scanned photo, path is relative to the same directory the database exists in, contains a unique photo name for each picture, auto populated as photo is scanned in off of the CD. (Will change when photo viewer becomes available on BIOS).
Description source
From PictureNew table.


Field USER_LOGIN
* Alias USER_LOGIN
* Data type String
* Width 13
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Passed from the active login form, who is entering the data
Description source
From PictureNew table.


Field PHOTO
* Alias PHOTO
* Data type String
* Width 254
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Relative path to low resolution photo
Description source
See also THUMB_LOC


Field OBJECTID
* Alias OBJECTID
* Data type OID
* Width 4
* Precision 10
* Scale 0
* Field description
Internal feature number.
* Description source
ESRI
* Description of values
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.




Field SHAPE
* Alias Shape
* Data type Geometry
* Width 4
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
* Field description
Feature geometry.
* Description source
ESRI
* Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.






Metadata Details

Metadata language English(UNITED STATES)
Metadata character set utf8 - 8 bit UCS Transfer Format


Scope of the data described by the metadata dataset
Scope name * dataset


* Last update 2016-09-02


ArcGIS metadata properties
Metadata format ArcGIS1.0
Metadata style FGDC CSDGM Metadata


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2014-03-0615:08:41
Last modified in ArcGIS for the item 2016-09-0209:05:04


Automatic updates
Have been performed Yes
Last update 2016-09-0209:05:04


Metadata Contacts

Metadata contact
Individual's name Chris Stermer
Organization's name California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Contact's position Senior Wildlife Biologist
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice (916) 445-2626

Address
Type both
Delivery point 1812 9th Street
City Sacramento
Administrative area CA
Postal code 95811
e-mail address Chris.Stermer@wildlife.ca.gov



Thumbnail and Enclosures

Thumbnail

Enclosure
Enclosure type File
Description of enclosure original metadata
Original metadata document, which was translated yes
Source metadata format fgdc