Metadata for Montana Fishing Districts
Identification Information:
Citation:
Originator: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Publication date: 06/04/2007
Title: Montana Fishing Districts
Publication place: Helena, MT
Publisher: Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Online linkage: http://fwp.mt.gov/insidefwp/gis/shapefiles/fishdistricts.shp.zip

Abstract: Montana's fishing district boundaries.
Purpose:
Display and/or analysis of fishing district boundaries in Montana.

Time period of content:
Calendar date: 06/04/2007
Currentness reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance and update frequency: As needed
Access constraints: None
Use constraints:
Users must assume responsibility to determine the usability of this data for their purposes. This data set is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) makes no representations or warranties whatsoever with respect to the accuracy or completeness of this data set and assumes no responsibility for the suitability of this data set for a particular purpose. FWP will not be liable for any damages incurred as a result of errors in this data set.
Point of contact:
Lydia Bailey
GIS & Natural Resource Data Manager
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks 1420 East Sixth Ave PO Box 200701
Helena, MT 59620-0701


Telephone: 406-444-5365
E-Mail: lbailey@mt.gov


Cross Reference:
Originator: Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
Publication date: 06/04/2007
Title: Montana Fishing Districts
Publication place: Helena, MT
Publisher: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Other citation details:
Data based on several sources and scales including 100K NHD, 24K NPS and BIA layers and digitized lakes of various scales.
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Data Quality Information:


Lineage:
Source information:
Source scale denominator: 100,000, and 24,000
Source contribution:
100K National Hydrogrpahy Dataset, various 24k products, National Park Service and multiscale digitizing
Calendar date: 01/08/2006

Process step:
Boundaries pulled from several sources and scales including 1:100,000 National Hydrography Dataset, 1:24,000 scale National Park Service layers and 1:24,000 Bureau of Indian Affaris data.
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Spatial Data Organization Information:
Point and vector object information:
ESRI feature type: Polygon
ESRI feature count: 5
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Spatial Reference Information:
Horizontal coordinate system definition:
Projected coordinate system name: NAD_1983_StatePlane_Montana_FIPS_2500
Grid coordinate system name: State Plane Coordinate System 1983
SPCS zone identifier: 2500
Lambert conformal conic:
Standard parallel: 45.000000
Standard parallel: 49.000000
Longitude of central meridian: -109.500000
Latitude of projection origin: 44.250000
False easting: 600000.000000
False northing: 0.000000
Planar distance units: meters
Geodetic model:
Horizontal datum name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator of flattening ratio: 298.257222
Altitude system definition:
Altitude resolution: 1.000000
Altitude encoding method:
Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates
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Entity and Attribute Information:
Entity type label: fishingDistricts
Entity count: 5

Attribute label: FID
Attribute definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute label: Shape
Attribute definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute domain: Coordinates defining the features.

Attribute label: ACRES
Attribute definition: Area in acres

Attribute label: DISTRICT
Attribute definition: Fishing District Name

Attribute label: DISTRCTID
Attribute definition: Fishing District Number

Attribute label: SHAPE_AREA
Attribute definition: Area of feature in internal units squared.
Attribute domain: Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

Attribute label: SHAPE_LEN
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Distribution Information:
Distributor:
Lydia Bailey
GIS Manager
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
1420 East 6th Ave
Helena, MT 59620-0701


Telephone: 406-444-5365
Fax: 406-444-0581
E-Mail: lbailey@mt.gov


Resource description: Downloadable Data



Standard order process:
Digital form:
Transfer size: 20.720
megabytes
Online option:
http://fwp.mt.gov/gisData/shapefiles/fishingDistricts.zip
Available time period:
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Metadata Reference Information:
Metadata date: 07/22/2012
Metadata contact:
Dawn Anderson
Fisheries Data Manager
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
1420 East 6th Avenue
PO Box 200701
Helena, MT 59620-0701


Telephone: 406-444-3373
E-Mail: dawanderson@mt.gov


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