Statewide DEM for SC

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
South Carolina Geological Survey, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: Statewide DEM for SC
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: raster digital data
Other_Citation_Details:
DEM was generated from 7.5 minute DLG hypsography data in GIS software.
Online_Linkage: \\DNR29674\C$\WorkSpace\data\dnr\dem\statewidedem
Larger_Work_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey or another mapping agency in cooperation with USGS.
Publication_Date: Unknown
Publication_Time: Unknown
Description:
Abstract:
Statewide Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Data for SC developed by the South Carolina Geological Survey, SC Department of Natural Resources. Data was constructed from 1:24,000 Hypsography DLG data.
Purpose:
Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) depict the elevation at the Earth's suface.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: unknown
Currentness_Reference: publication date
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: None planned
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -83.392944
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -78.455070
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 35.262925
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 31.976188
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: SCDNR
Theme_Keyword: Statewide DEM
Theme_Keyword: SC
Theme_Keyword: South Carolina Geological Survey
Theme_Keyword: South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Theme:
Theme_Keyword: DEM
Theme_Keyword: Statewide DEM
Place:
Place_Keyword: SC
Place_Keyword: Statewide
Place_Keyword: South Carolina
Access_Constraints: None.
Use_Constraints:
None. Acknowledgement of the U.S. Geological Survey and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources would be appreciated in products derived from these data.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
South Carolina Geological Survey, SC Department of Natural Resources
Contact_Person: C. Scott Howard
Contact_Position: Project Geologist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 5 Geology Road
City: Columbia
State_or_Province: South Carolina
Postal_Code: 29212
Country: United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (803) 896-7712
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (803) 896-7695
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: howards@dnr.sc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.1.0.722

Data_Quality_Information:
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey or another mapping agency in cooperation with USGS.
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title:
U.S. Geological Survey or another mapping agency in cooperation with USGS.
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Hypsography Data for 7.5 Minute Quadrangle
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Reston, Virginia
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Source_Scale_Denominator: 1:24,000
Type_of_Source_Media: computer program
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: unknown
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Method used to create DEM grid from Hpysography DLG data was based on a process paper from USGS, "Digital Mapping Technicues '98 --Workshop Proceedings, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-487, Recipes for Digital Cartography: Cooking with DEMs" by Ralph Haugerud and Harvey M. Greenberg. URL: <http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of98-487/haug2.html>

For additional information on steps used, contact South Carolina Geological Survey, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: Z:\Data\SCDem\statewidedem
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
South Carolina Geological Survey, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Contact_Person: C. Scott Howard
Contact_Position: Project Geologist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 5 Geology Road
City: Columbia
State_or_Province: South Carolina
Postal_Code: 29212
Country: United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (803) 896-7712
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (803) 896-7695
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: howards@dnr.sc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Dataset copied.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: C:\WorkSpace\data\geology\statewidedem
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Dataset copied.
Source_Used_Citation_Abbreviation: \\scdnradmin\data\gisdata\scdata\dem\statewidedem

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Raster
Raster_Object_Information:
Raster_Object_Type: Grid Cell
Row_Count: 12059
Column_Count: 14978
Vertical_Count: 1

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name: Transverse Mercator
Transverse_Mercator:
Scale_Factor_at_Central_Meridian: 0.999600
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian: -81.000000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin: 0.000000
False_Easting: 500000.000000
False_Northing: 0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method: row and column
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution: 30.000000
Ordinate_Resolution: 30.000000
Planar_Distance_Units: meters
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: D_Clarke_1866
Ellipsoid_Name: Clarke 1866
Semi-major_Axis: 6378206.400000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 294.978698

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Contact_Person: Jim D. Scurry
Contact_Position: Technology Development Program Director
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 1000 Assembly Street, Suite 134
City: Columbia
State_or_Province: South Carolina
Postal_Code: 29201
Country: United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (803) 734-9494
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (803) 734-7001
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: scurryj@dnr.sc.gov
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gisman@dnr.sc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Resource_Description: Downloadable Data
Distribution_Liability: Data is not for distribution and is for research use only.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Transfer_Size: 691.379
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Offline_Option:
Offline_Media: CD-ROM
Fees: none
Turnaround: 10 days
Custom_Order_Process: Contact SCDNR.
Technical_Prerequisites: Data requires GIS software to view.
Available_Time_Period:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: unknown
Time_of_Day: unknown

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20060609
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Contact_Person: Jim D. Scurry
Contact_Position: Technology Development Program Director
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 1000 Assembly Street, Suite 134
City: Columbia
State_or_Province: South Carolina
Postal_Code: 29201
Country: United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (803) 734-9494
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (803) 734-7001
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: scurryj@dnr.sc.gov
Hours_of_Service: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none.
Metadata_Use_Constraints: Non-SCDNR staff should NOT change metadata content.
Metadata_Security_Information:
Metadata_Security_Classification: Unclassified
Metadata_Extensions:
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Profile_Name: ESRI Metadata Profile

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