Hydrologic Units - EPA Surf Your Watershed [ds732]

SDE Feature Class

Open this dataset in BIOS

Tags
Groups, Watershed, Water quality, California, Impaired, Environmental


Summary

To provide a link to the EPA Surf Your Watershed service. If you open the attributes of a Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) feature in this dataset the link found in the EPA_Link field will take you to the EPA Surf Your Watershed page for the selected hyrdologic unit.

Description

This dataset offers a link to the California segment of the Surf Your Watershed service offered by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Surf Your Watershed is a service to help locate, use, and share watershed environmental information. A driving force behind Surf Your Watershed is to get environmental information into the hands of active citizens and groups to help those people connect and share information, ideas, and assistance.

Credits

United States Environmental Protection Agency. 2012. EPA Surf Your Watershed Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds (4501T) 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20460 Please visit cfpub.epa.gov/surf/locate/index.cfm to see the full range of products and services offered by the Surf Your Watershed service. Laura Ryley, Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, created this feature class to bring the functionality of the Surf Your Watershed page ( http://cfpub.epa.gov/surf/state.cfm?statepostal=CA) into the CalFish map viewer.

Use limitations

The U.S. Government retains a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to publish or reproduce its own documents, or allow others to do so, for U.S. Government purposes. These documents may be freely distributed and used for non-commercial, scientific and educational purposes. Commercial use of this document may be protected under the U.S. and Foreign Copyright Laws. Individual documents on this server may have different copyright conditions, and that will be noted in those documents.

Extent

West -124.432568 East -113.071031
North 43.336235 South 32.264292

Scale Range

ArcGIS Metadata

Topics and Keywords

Themes or categories of the resource environment


* Content type Downloadable Data


Place keywords California


Theme keywords Groups, Watershed, Water quality, Impaired, Environmental

Citation

* Title DS0732_20120719


Presentation formats * digital map


Other citation details
Laura Ryley (Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission CalFish Coordinator) used information from http://cfpub.epa.gov/surf/state.cfm?statepostal=CA to reproduce a Surf Your Watershed service by hydrologic unit layer for use within the CalFish viewer.


Citation Contacts

Responsible party
Organization's name EPA Surf Your Watershed
Contact's role originator


Responsible party
Organization's name Laura Ryley PSMFC CalFish Coordinator
Contact's role publisher


Contact information
Address
Delivery point Monterey, California USA



Resource Details

Dataset languages English(UNITED STATES)


Status completed
Spatial representation type * vector


Supplemental information
The Hydrologic Unit boundaries displayed in this feature class were derived from the Hydrologic Units layer also found in the CalFish map viewer. Please reference this layers metadata for more information on the creation of these boundary features. Please visit water.epa.gov/type/watersheds/index.cfm to see the full range of products and services offered by EPA.
* Processing environment Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; Esri ArcGIS 10.1.1.3143


Credits
United States Environmental Protection Agency. 2012. EPA Surf Your Watershed Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds (4501T) 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20460 Please visit cfpub.epa.gov/surf/locate/index.cfm to see the full range of products and services offered by the Surf Your Watershed service. Laura Ryley, Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, created this feature class to bring the functionality of the Surf Your Watershed page ( http://cfpub.epa.gov/surf/state.cfm?statepostal=CA) into the CalFish map viewer.
ArcGIS item properties
* Name DS0732_20120719
* Location Server=; :; Database=; User=; Version=
* Access protocol ArcSDE Connection

Extents

Extent
Description
publication date
Extent
Geographic extent
Bounding rectangle
Extent type Extent used for searching
* West longitude -124.432568
* East longitude -113.071031
* North latitude 43.336235
* South latitude 32.264292
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Extent in the item's coordinate system
* West longitude -13851770.078500
* East longitude -12587009.571000
* South latitude 3798053.222200
* North latitude 5363291.118900
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Resource Points of Contact

Point of contact
Organization's name United States Environmental Protection Agency
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Address
Type postal
Delivery point Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds (4501T)
Delivery point 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
City Washington
Administrative area DC
Postal code 20460
Country US



Resource Maintenance

Resource maintenance
Update frequency unknown


Resource Constraints

Constraints
Limitations of use
The U.S. Government retains a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to publish or reproduce its own documents, or allow others to do so, for U.S. Government purposes. These documents may be freely distributed and used for non-commercial, scientific and educational purposes. Commercial use of this document may be protected under the U.S. and Foreign Copyright Laws. Individual documents on this server may have different copyright conditions, and that will be noted in those documents.

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 7.11.2


Spatial Data Properties

Vector
* Level of topology for this dataset geometry only


Geometric objects
Feature class name DS0732_20120719
* Object type composite
* Object count 165



ArcGIS Feature Class Properties
Feature class name DS0732_20120719
* Feature type Simple
* Geometry type Polygon
* Has topology FALSE
* Feature count 165
* Spatial index TRUE
* Linear referencing FALSE



Data Quality

Lineage

Process step
When the process occurred 2012-07-19
Description
Renamed PCount_Link attribute to LINK for compatibility with ArcIMS BIOS and CalFish applications. Minor metadata edits.


Process contact
Individual's name Will Patterson
Organization's name California Department of Fish and Game
Contact's role processor


Contact information




Geoprocessing history

Process
Date 2012-05-1108:28:52
Tool location C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Desktop10.0\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Data Management Tools.tbx\CalculateField
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Process
Date 2013-06-2116:37:07
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
Contact information
Individual's name Laura Ryley
Organization's name Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
Contact's position CalFish Coordinator
Contact's role distributor


Contact information
Phone
Voice (831) 649-7143

Address
Type both
Delivery point 20 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Suite 100
City Monterey
Administrative area CA
Postal code 93940
Country US
e-mail address lryley@dfg.ca.gov

Hours of service
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM PST




Distribution format
* Name SDE Feature Class


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

Fields

Details for object DS0732_20120719
* Type Feature Class
* Row count 165


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.




Field HUC
* Alias HUC
* Data type Integer
* Width 4
* Precision 10
* Scale 0
Field description
8-digit Hydrologic Unit Code
Description source
USGS


Field CUNAME
* Alias CUNAME
* Data type String
* Width 48
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Name of hydrologic unit
Description source
USGS


Field LINK
* Alias LINK
* Data type String
* Width 255
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Link to EPA Surf Your Watershed record for hydrologic unit
Description source
PSMFC


Field Shape.STArea()
* Alias Shape.STArea()
* Data type Double
* Width 0
* Precision 0
* Scale 0




Field Shape.STLength()
* Alias Shape.STLength()
* Data type Double
* Width 0
* Precision 0
* Scale 0






Overview Description


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 2014-04-28


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


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2014-03-0618:09:57
Last modified in ArcGIS for the item 2014-04-2814:11:49


Automatic updates
Have been performed Yes
Last update 2014-04-2814:11:49


Metadata Contacts

Metadata contact
Individual's name Laura Ryley
Organization's name Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
Contact's position CalFish Coordinator
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice (831) 649-7142
Fax (916) 324-0475

Address
Type both
Delivery point 20 Lower Ragsdale Drive, Suite 100
City Monterey
Administrative area CA
Postal code 93940
Country US
e-mail address lryley@dfg.ca.gov

Hours of service
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM PST


Thumbnail and Enclosures

Thumbnail

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