Riparian Revegetation Projects in King County

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What does this data set describe?

Title: Riparian Revegetation Projects in King County
Abstract:
This dataset shows riparian revegetation projects summary data per project in WRIA 7, 8 and 9. The data is collected by different agencies in King County using ArcGIS Collector and then summarized to show how many trees were planted, total acreage and moreper project.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    County, King, 20160810, Riparian Revegetation Projects in King County: King County, King County, WA.

    Online Links:

    Other_Citation_Details: None

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

  3. What does it look like?

    <http://www5.kingcounty.gov/sdc/DataImages/revegetationproject.jpg> (JPG)
    JPG File of layer overlain on base of WA counties or local cities

  4. Does the data set describe conditions during a particular time period?

    Calendar_Date: 15-Sep-2016
    Currentness_Reference: publication date

  5. What is the general form of this data set?

    Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data

  6. How does the data set represent geographic features?

    1. How are geographic features stored in the data set?

      This is a Vector data set. It contains the following vector data types (SDTS terminology):

      • GT-polygon composed of chains (0)

    2. What coordinate system is used to represent geographic features?

      The map projection used is NAD 1983 HARN StatePlane Washington North FIPS 4601 Feet.

      Projection parameters:
      Standard_Parallel: 47.5
      Standard_Parallel: 48.73333333333333
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -120.8333333333333
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 47.0
      False_Easting: 1640416.666666667
      False_Northing: 0.0

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0003280833333333333
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.0003280833333333333
      Planar coordinates are specified in foot_us

      The horizontal datum used is D North American 1983 HARN.
      The ellipsoid used is GRS 1980.
      The semi-major axis of the ellipsoid used is 6378137.0.
      The flattening of the ellipsoid used is 1/298.257222101.

  7. How does the data set describe geographic features?

    Revegetation project info
    area data table (Source: King County)

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: Esri)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    ProjectName
    Project name (Source: King County)

    ProjectManagingAgency
    The agency that manages the project and has permissions to update info on this project. (Source: King County)

    AgencyName
    The name of the agency that manages the project.

    ContactName
    Project contact name (Source: King County)

    IsQAQC
    Is the project QA/QC (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
    YesIs the project QA/QC

    IsActiveProject
    Is the project active (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
    YesIs the project active

    URLLink
    URL link (Source: King County)

    Notes
    Project notes (Source: King County)

    ValueDefinition
    Adjacent to private parcels; archangel control needed 
    Forest restoration has been ongoing since 2008, including removing ivy, holly and laurel and planting conifers and other native plants. 
    KCD lead with owner/partner SouthwestbSuburban Sewer District and Miller-Walker Basin Steward. Initiated 2015. 
    Miller-Walker Basin Steward and volunteer Habitat Steward project, originally started in 2007. 
    Removal and planting done in 2010-2011 with assistance from Southwest Suburban Sewer District and volunteers. 

    CurrentPhase
    Current phase of the project (Source: King County)

    PlantingBankLengthSum
    Total length of the stream bank planted in feet. (Source: King County)

    PlantingWidthSum
    Total width of the stream bank planted. (Source: King County)

    EvergreenTreesPlantedSum
    Total number of evergreen trees planted. (Source: King County)

    DeciduousTreesPlantedSum
    The number of deciduous trees planted. (Source: King County)

    ShrubPlantedSum
    Total number of shrubs planted. (Source: King County)

    Shape
    Feature geometry. (Source: Esri)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    Shape.area

    Shape.len

    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: description
    Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation: King County


Who produced the data set?

  1. Who are the originators of the data set? (may include formal authors, digital compilers, and editors)

  2. Who also contributed to the data set?

  3. To whom should users address questions about the data?

    King County King County Dept of Natural Resources and Parks, Water and Lands Resource Division
    Attn: Harkeerat Kang
    GIS Analyst
    201 S Jackson St, Suite 706
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-477-4414 (voice)


Why was the data set created?

This dataset shows riparian revegetation projects summary data per project in WRIA 7, 8 and 9 in King County.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

  2. How were the data generated, processed, and modified?

  3. What similar or related data should the user be aware of?


How reliable are the data; what problems remain in the data set?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

Are there legal restrictions on access or use of the data?

Access_Constraints:
Access Constraint: Data is available on GIS Data Portal: <http://www5.kingcounty.gov/gisdataportal/Default.aspx>
Use_Constraints:
Use Constraint: King County data are made available with the understanding that they shall be used exclusively by the obtainer or his/her authorized agents. Digital products may not be reproduced or redistributed in any form or by any means without the express written authorization of King County.

  1. Who distributes the data set? (Distributor 1 of 1)

    KCGIS Center
    Attn: Cheryl Wilder
    Data Sales Coordinator
    201 S Jackson St, Suite 706
    Seattle, WA 98104
    US

    206-477-4421 (voice)

  2. What's the catalog number I need to order this data set?

    /plibrary2/natres/shapes/polygon/revegetationproject.shp

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    Distribution Liability: King County disclaims any warranty of use of any digital product or data beyond that for which it was designed.

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 01-Aug-2019
Metadata author:
King County King County Dept of Natural Resources and Parks, Water and Lands Resource Division
Attn: Harkeerat Kang
GIS Analyst
201 S Jackson St, Suite 706
Seattle, WA 98104
US

206-477-4414 (voice)
firstname.lastname@kingcounty.gov

Metadata standard:
FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (FGDC-STD-001-1998)


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