Open Space Properties

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Frequently-anticipated questions:


What does this data set describe?

Title: Open Space Properties
Abstract:
This polygon feature class is open space properties managed by the Bernalillo County Parks & Recreation Department in Bernalillo County, NM.
  1. How should this data set be cited?

    GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division, 20140605, Open Space Properties.

  2. What geographic area does the data set cover?

    West_Bounding_Coordinate: -106.709183
    East_Bounding_Coordinate: -106.294085
    North_Bounding_Coordinate: 35.195741
    South_Bounding_Coordinate: 34.988124

  3. What does it look like?

    <http://amus.bernco.gov/website/Downloads/DownloadGISData/OpenSpaceProperties.pdf> (PDF)
    Preview Map: Bernalillo County open space properties classified by the "Status" field.

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

  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 (12)

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

      The map projection used is Transverse Mercator.

      Projection parameters:
      Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.9999
      Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -106.25
      Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 31.0
      False_Easting: 1640416.666666667
      False_Northing: 0.0

      Planar coordinates are encoded using coordinate pair
      Abscissae (x-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.00025
      Ordinates (y-coordinates) are specified to the nearest 0.00025

      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?

    OpenSpaceProperties
    Open Space Properties (Source: GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division)

    OBJECTID
    Internal feature number. (Source: ESRI)

    Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.

    SHAPE
    Feature geometry. (Source: ESRI)

    Coordinates defining the features.

    Name
    Property name. (Source: GIS Program)

    Address
    Property address. (Source: GIS Program)

    Status
    Property status. (Source: GIS Program)

    PicnicArea
    Identifies if there is a picnic area at property. (Source: GIS Program)

    ValueDefinition
    NoNo
    YesYes

    RxTrail
    Identifies if there is a prescription trail at property. (Source: GIS Program)

    ValueDefinition
    NoNo
    YesYes

    TrailMiles
    Mileage of trails at property as provided by the Parks & Recreation Department. (Source: GIS Program)

    Attractions
    Attractions at property. (Source: GIS Program)

    AcquisitionYear
    Year Bernalillo County acquired property. (Source: GIS Program)

    Type
    Property type. (Source: GIS Program)

    Department
    Bernalillo County department or division with primary use of property. (Source: GIS Program)

    Division
    Bernalillo County division or office with primary use of property. (Source: GIS Program)

    Jurisdiction
    Government agency with primary use of property. (Source: GIS Program)

    Owner
    Parcel owner as recorded in the Bernalillo County Assessor's Office GIS/Mapping Department's Assessor Parcel Database. (Source: GIS Program)

    Structure
    Size of structure on property. (Source: GIS Program)

    ValueDefinition
    MajorMajor Structure
    MinorMinor Structure
    NoneNone or Inconsequential Structure

    GISAcres
    Acreage calculated from polygon geometry using ArcGIS software. This is not a legal acreage. (Source: GIS Program)

    SHAPE_Length
    Length of feature in internal units. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.

    SHAPE_Area
    Area of feature in internal units squared. (Source: ESRI)

    Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.


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?

    Joanna Bennett, GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division; John Barney, Bernalillo County Parks & Recreation Department

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

    GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division
    2400 Broadway Blvd SE Bldg N
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    US

    (505) 848-1500 (voice)
    gis@bernco.gov


Why was the data set created?

Created for the Open Space Program/Bernalillo County Parks & Recreation Department.


How was the data set created?

  1. From what previous works were the data drawn?

    Parcel Base Map (source 1 of 3)
    AGIS/City of Albuquerque Planning Department, 20140401, Parcel Base Map.

    Type_of_Source_Media: None
    Source_Contribution:
    The polygon boundaries follow features in this source where possible.

    Assessor Parcel Database (source 2 of 3)
    Bernalillo County Assessor's Office GIS/Mapping Department, 20130501, Assessor Parcel Database.

    Type_of_Source_Media: None
    Source_Contribution:
    The "Owner" field is populated using the "OWNER" field from this source. Some polygon boundaries follow features in this source.

    2012 MRCOG Digital Orthoimagery (source 3 of 3)
    Bohannan Huston, Inc., 20120823, 2012 MRCOG Digital Orthoimagery.

    Type_of_Source_Media: None
    Source_Contribution:
    This source was used to populate the "Structure" field. Some polygon boundaries were screen-digitized to this source.

  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?

  1. How well have the observations been checked?

  2. How accurate are the geographic locations?

  3. How accurate are the heights or depths?

  4. Where are the gaps in the data? What is missing?

  5. How consistent are the relationships among the observations, including topology?


How can someone get a copy of the data set?

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

Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Please acknowledge the GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division when using this feature class as a source.

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

    GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division
    2400 Broadway Blvd SE Bldg N
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    US

    (505) 848-1500 (voice)
    gis@bernco.gov

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

    Downloadable Data

  3. What legal disclaimers am I supposed to read?

    This information is for reference only. Bernalillo County assumes no liability for errors associated with the use of these data. Users are solely responsible for confirming data accuracy when necessary.

  4. How can I download or order the data?


Who wrote the metadata?

Dates:
Last modified: 10-Jun-2014
Metadata author:
GIS Program/Bernalillo County Public Works Division
c/o Lainey Greiner
GIS Specialist
2400 Broadway Blvd SE Bldg N
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

(505) 224-1692 (voice)
egreiner@bernco.gov

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


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