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Land Cover - PAG and AGS (polys)

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This metadata information is subject to our disclaimer. Metadata information presented here is maintained manually. Therefore, date-sensitive fields such as feature count and date of last update may not be up-to-date. All metadata is subject to errors inherent in a manual process.


Descriptive nameLand Cover - PAG and AGS (polys)
File namelandform
Spatial domainPima/Pinal Counties
AbstractLand cover data consisting of various soils and soil characteristics See more information.
Known errors/qualificationsNot reliable in riparian areas since these have changed significantly since the 1970's. The exception is the updated area around the Tucson Metro.
Feature typepolygon
Feature count 2,460
Thumbnail Map landform.pdf PDF file format   (2,489,926 bytes, PDF created 07/20/2022 )
ProjectionNAD83 HPGN (Parameters)
Rectificationunknown
Field/value metadata Field metadata
Source organizationInfoTech
Source contact
Source document or file namesdcp.e00
Source date20001023
Source scale
Source formatCoverage
Second source namePima Assoc. of Governments
Second source contact
Second source document or file name
Second source date1977
Second source scale
Second source formatPaper
Date of last data update
(This date may not be current.)
20010122
Last data update byCory Jones
Date/time last touched - Meaning? 2020-11-30  10:55 PM - Enterprise GDB - Back-level date-time by 37.40 hours
  2020-12-02  12:19 PM - Shapefile - Library input format
  See coverage files, if any, for date.
Lineage2001 - InfoTech performed original digital conversion of paper maps from PAG. Arizona Geological Survey supplied paper maps which were digitized by a Pima County DOT GIS Tech to fill in gaps in the original digital coverage (PAG208).

2007 - Lookup tables created from source two hardcopy maps by Cory Jones.
On maintenance?No
Maintenance organizationPC ITD GIS Special Projects
Maintenance description
Original conversion byInfoTech
Pima County ITD GIS contactCory Jones
Alternate Pima County ITD GIS contacte-mail address
On  Pima County Geospatial Data Portal? No

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