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Seattle, WA 98104

+ 47.59909 N
- 122.33136 W

+ 47°  35' 56.72"
- 122° 19' 52.90"


Shoreline Master Program Light Energy Reach Quality

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Layer name: SMP_LIGHT
Subject category: planning
Title: Shoreline Master Program Light Energy Reach Quality
Feature Count: 1091
Feature Type: Polygon
Abstract: Light Energy Reach Quality
Purpose: Light energy is the natural pathway for light to reach the shoreline and addition of artificial light to the aquatic shorelines, especially at night. Light energy affects water temperature, biological processes and plant photosynthesis and growth.
Status: Complete
Updated: None planned
Time period of content: (single date,as YYYYMMDD)::
Time period of content: (date range, as YYYYMMDD):: -
Spatial reference: WA State Plane North
FGDC Documentation: Classic or FAQ
Open Data Availability: Unknown
Place Keywords: Pacific NW, King County, WA, Washington state,
Theme Keywords: land use, plan, planning, ecological process, planningCadastre,
Lineage: Not available
Supplemental Information: For more information on light energy ecological process visit and for all shoreline ecological processes visit


Maintained by:
King County Dept. of Natural Resources and Parks, Water and Lands Resources Division
Primary: Ken Rauscher, GIS Analyst, 206-296-1922
(How to e-mail a County contact)
Secondary: KCGIS Center; This mailbox is monitored during business hours.

Attribute Information

_REACH_TYPE_The type of shoreline reach.
_GRIDCODE_The shoreline reach quality score.Coordinates defining the features.
_SCORE_DEF_The shoreline reach quality.


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