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Public Land Survey System Townships - 3 county area

Description | Contacts | Attribute Information | Constraints

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Layer name: PLSS_TWN
Subject category: survey
Title: Public Land Survey System Townships - 3 county area
Feature Count: 0
Feature Type: Polygon
Abstract: Public land survey system (PLSS) for combined King, Snohomish and Pierce County areas, at township-range level. See also PLSS_SEC and PLSS_QTR for section grid and quarter-section grid, respectively.
Purpose: General purpose cross-county boundary PLSS township/range grid, for reference and cartographic applications. This grid was dissolved from PLSS_QTR which has not been checked for consistency with the cadastral base for either county.
Status: Complete
Updated: As needed
Time period of content: (single date,as YYYYMMDD):: 20030101
Time period of content: (date range, as YYYYMMDD):: -
Spatial reference: WA State Plane North
FGDC Documentation: Classic or FAQ
Open Data Availability: Yes
Place Keywords: Pacific NW, Washington state, Snohomish County, WA,
Theme Keywords: PLSS, none, survey, reference grids,
Lineage: Available
Supplemental Information: None


Maintained by:
King County GIS Center
Primary: Victor High, Senior GIS Analyist, 206-263-4845
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Secondary: KCGIS Center; This mailbox is monitored during business hours.

Attribute Information

_TOWNSHIP_Township identifierPLSS township number as text, e.g., 32, assumes North meridian
_RNG_Range identifierPLSS range number as text, with leading zero, e.g., 04, assumes East meridian
_TWNINT_Township identifierPLSS township number as integer, e.g., 19, assumes North meridian
_RNGINT_Range identifierPLSS range number as integer, e.g., 4, assumes East meridian
_RNGLAB_PLSS range for labeling"R." followed by range identifier and meridian identifier (i.e., E or W), e.g., R.07E
_MAP_LABEL_Full township/range labelFull map label, e.g., T.19N R.06E
_TWNLAB_PLSS township for labeling"T." followed by township identifier and meridian identifier (i..e, N or S), e.g., T.19N
_TWNRNG_Cocantenated township and range identifierPLSS township number appended to range number, expressed as integer, e.g., 1907


Access: None

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