Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Wyoming State Geological Survey
Publication_Date: 2008
Title: Mtn_Peaks
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Online_Linkage:
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset contains all mountains, peaks, and buttes in Wyoming with significant elevation difference from surrounding area. It was digitized from USGS 1:24,000 scale topographic maps. Peaks are grouped by mountain range with elevations in feet.
Purpose: General reference for mountains and elevations in Wyoming.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 2008
Currentness_Reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: None planned
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -111.027111
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -104.075733
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 44.995626
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 41.003349
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:
REQUIRED: Reference to a formally registered thesaurus or a similar authoritative source of theme keywords.
Theme_Keyword: Mountain
Theme_Keyword: Peak
Theme_Keyword: Range
Theme_Keyword: Elevation
Place:
Place_Keyword: Wyoming
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Users of these datasets are cautioned against using the data at scales different from those at which the maps were compiled. Using this data at a larger scale will not provide greater accuracy and is, in fact, a misuse of the data.
The Wyoming State Geological Survey (WSGS) and the State of Wyoming make no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding the use, accuracy, or completeness of the data presented herein, or from a map printed from these data. The act of distribution shall not constitute such a warranty. The WSGS does not guarantee the digital data or any map printed from the data to be free of errors or inaccuracies.
The WSGS and the State of Wyoming disclaim any responsibility or liability for interpretations made from these digital data or from any map printed from these digital data, and for any decisions based on the digital data or printed maps. The WSGS and the State of Wyoming retain and do not waive sovereign immunity.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: Wyoming State Geological Survey
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing address
Address: P.O. Box 1347
City: Laramie
State_or_Province: Wyoming
Postal_Code: 82073 - 1347
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (307) 766-2286
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (307) 766-2605
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: wsgs.sales@wyo.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 3; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.3.0.1770

Data_Quality_Information:
Lineage:

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Entity point
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 972

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.000000
Longitude_Resolution: 0.000000
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.000000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257222

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: Mtn_Peaks
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: FID
Attribute_Definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: OBJECTID
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: LONGITUDE
Attribute_Definition: Longitude in decimal degrees.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: LATITUDE
Attribute_Definition: Latitude in decimal degrees.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Range_Name
Attribute_Definition: Name of mountain range containing peak.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: NAME
Attribute_Definition: Peak name.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: ELEVATION_
Attribute_Definition: Peak elevation in feet.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Peak_Class
Attribute_Definition:
1 = Highest peak in each range; 2 = Statewide scale; 3 = County scale; 4 = Local scale

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: Wyoming State Geological Survey
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing address
Address: P.O. Box 1347
City: Laramie
State_or_Province: Wyoming
Postal_Code: 82073 - 1347
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (307) 766-2286
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (307) 766-2605
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: wsgs.sales@wyo.gov
Resource_Description: Downloadable Data
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Transfer_Size: 0.026

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20090618
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: James E. Stafford
Contact_Organization: Wyoming State Geological Survey
Contact_Position: Scientist: Hydrology
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing address
Address: P.O. Box 1347
City: Laramie
State_or_Province: Wyoming
Postal_Code: 82073 - 1347
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (307) 766-2286 x 252
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (307) 766-2605
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: james.stafford@wyo.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
Metadata_Extensions:
Online_Linkage: <http://www.esri.com/metadata/esriprof80.html>
Profile_Name: ESRI Metadata Profile