Mines and Mineral Processing Plants - USGS [ds769]

SDE Feature Class

Open this dataset in BIOS

Tags
metal operations, mining operations, structure, location, minerals, California, metals, mines, mineral operations


Summary

The digital data set of the National Minerals Information Center is used to create electronic and hard copy maps that depict various mineral or metal mine and/or processing locations on a national map. The data are meant to give an overview of mining and mineral processing operations in the United States.

Description

This data set includes mineral and metal operations in the United States. The data represent commodities monitored by the National Minerals Information Center of the USGS, and the operations included are those considered active in 2003 and surveyed by the MIT.

Credits

Use limitations

None. Acknowledgment of the National Minerals Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior, government of the United States of America would be appreciated in products derived from these data.

Extent

West -124.284464 East -114.380717
North 41.738260 South 32.516558

Scale Range
Maximum (zoomed in) 1:5,000
Minimum (zoomed out) 1:150,000,000

ArcGIS Metadata

Topics and Keywords

Themes or categories of the resource boundaries, structure


* Content type Downloadable Data
Export to FGDC CSDGM XML format as Resource Description No

Place keywords California

Theme keywords metal operations, mining operations, minerals, metals, mines, mineral operations

Theme keywords structure, location

Citation

Title Mines and Mineral Processing Plants - USGS [ds769]
Publication date 2005-01-0100:00:00


Presentation formats * digital map


Citation Contacts

Responsible party
Organization's name U.S. Geological Survey
Contact's role originator


Responsible party
Individual's name Robert Callaghan
Organization's name U.S. Geological Survey
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 703-648-7709

Address
Type postal
Delivery point 989 National Center
City Reston
Administrative area VA
Postal code 20192
e-mail address rcallaghan@usgs.gov



Resource Details

Dataset languages * English(UNITED STATES)
Dataset character set utf8 - 8 bit UCS Transfer Format


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 Mines and Mineral Processing Plants - USGS [ds769]
* Size 0.011
* Location Server=; :; Database=; User=; Version=
* Access protocol ArcSDE Connection

Extents

Extent
Geographic extent
Bounding rectangle
Extent type Extent used for searching
* West longitude -124.284464
* East longitude -114.380717
* North latitude 41.738260
* South latitude 32.516558
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Extent in the item's coordinate system
* West longitude -357217.663964
* East longitude 468738.414004
* South latitude -598242.925318
* North latitude 413408.029954
* Extent contains the resource Yes

Resource Maintenance

Resource maintenance
Date of next update 2005-01-0100:00:00
Update frequency not planned


Resource Constraints

Constraints
Limitations of use

None. Acknowledgment of the National Minerals Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior, government of the United States of America would be appreciated in products derived from these 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 0.001
M tolerance 0.001
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 DS0769_20160929
* Object type point
* Object count 0



ArcGIS Feature Class Properties
Feature class name DS0769_20160929
* Feature type Simple
* Geometry type Point
* Has topology FALSE
* Feature count 0
* Spatial index TRUE
* Linear referencing FALSE



Lineage

Process step
When the process occurred 2016-09-2900:00:00
Description
Data clipped to California state boundary. - California Department of Fish and Wildlife, BIOS




Geoprocessing history

Process
Date 2016-09-2916:11:40
Tool location c:\program files (x86)\arcgis\desktop10.4\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Data Management Tools.tbx\Project
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Process
Date 2016-09-2916:11:53
Tool location c:\program files (x86)\arcgis\desktop10.4\ArcToolbox\Toolboxes\Conversion Tools.tbx\FeatureClassToFeatureClass
Command issued
Include in lineage when exporting metadata No


Distribution

Distribution format
* Name SDE Feature Class


Transfer options
* Transfer size 0.011


Online source
Location http://bios.wildlife.ca.gov
Function performed information

Online source
Location http://mrdata.usgs.gov/mineplant/
Function performed download

Fields

Details for object DS0769_20160929
* Type Feature Class
* Row count 0


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 id
* Alias id
* Data type Integer
* Width 4
* Precision 10
* Scale 0
Field description
internal feature number
Range of values
Minimum value 1
Maximum value 6842



Field COMMODITY
* Alias COMMODITY
* Data type String
* Width 30
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
The mineral(s) and/or metal(s) produced or processed by the facility.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Coded values
Name of codelist Mineral Commodity Summaries 2006, or http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/mcs/
Source U.S. Geological Survey, National Minerals Information Center



Field SITE_NAME
* Alias SITE_NAME
* Data type String
* Width 50
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Name of the location; may be the name of the mine or plant or the nearest locality
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Description of values
There is no predefined set of standard site names.




Field COMPANY_NA
* Alias COMPANY_NA
* Data type String
* Width 50
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
The name of the company operating at the location.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Description of values
There is no predefined set of standard company names.




Field STATE_LOCA
* Alias STATE_LOCA
* Data type String
* Width 40
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
State in which the site is located.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Coded values
Name of codelist U.S. Department of Commerce, 1987, Codes for the Identification of the States, the District of Columbia and the Outlying Areas of the United States, and Associated Areas (Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 5-2): Washington, D.C., National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Source http://www.itl.nist.gov/fipspubs/



Field COUNTY
* Alias COUNTY
* Data type String
* Width 40
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
County in which the operation is located.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Coded values
Name of codelist U.S. Department of Commerce, 1990, Counties and Equivalent Entities of the United States, Its Possessions, and Associated Areas. (Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 6-4): Washington, D.C., National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Source http://www.itl.nist.gov/fipspubs/



Field LATITUDE
* Alias LATITUDE
* Data type Double
* Width 8
* Precision 38
* Scale 8
Field description
The latittude of the operation in decimal degrees.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Range of values
Minimum value 19
Maximum value 68



Field LONGITUDE
* Alias LONGITUDE
* Data type Double
* Width 8
* Precision 38
* Scale 8
Field description
The longitude of the site in decimal degrees.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center
Range of values
Minimum value -162.865
Maximum value -67.659



Field PLANT_MIN
* Alias PLANT_MIN
* Data type String
* Width 5
* Precision 0
* Scale 0
Field description
Whether the operation is a mine, a plant, or both.
Description source
U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center.
List of values
Value P
Description The operation is a plant.
Enumerated domain value definition source U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center


Value M
Description The operation is a mine.
Enumerated domain value definition source U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center


Value M/P
Description The facility is both a mine and a plant.
Enumerated domain value definition source U.S. Geological Survey National Minerals Information Center






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 2016-09-29


ArcGIS metadata properties
Metadata format ArcGIS1.0
Metadata style FGDC CSDGM Metadata
Standard or profile used to edit metadata FGDC


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2016-09-2916:11:38
Last modified in ArcGIS for the item 2016-09-2916:11:52


Automatic updates
Have been performed Yes
Last update 2016-09-2916:11:52

Item location history
Item copied or moved 2016-09-2915:40:16
From P:\WorkArea\ds700-799\769-Mines_Mineral_Processing_Plants_USGS\v2\v2_work\ds769_1
To \\geodata.\\ds700-799\769-Mines_Mineral_Processing_Plants_USGS\v2\v2_final\ds769_1


Metadata Contacts

Metadata contact
Individual's name Robert Callaghan
Organization's name U.S. Geological Survey
Contact's role point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 703-648-7709

Address
Type postal
Delivery point 989 National Center
City Reston
Administrative area VA
Postal code 20192
e-mail address rcallaghan@usgs.gov



Metadata Maintenance

Maintenance
Update frequency not planned


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