Dataset Name

Philip Smith Mountains: Topo Data

Bibliographic Reference

Harris, E.E., Mull, C.G., Reifenstuhl, R.R., and Montayne, Simone, 2002, Geologic map of the Dalton Highway (Atigun Gorge to Slope Mountain) area, southern Arctic Foothills, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Preliminary Interpretive Report 2002-2, 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360. https://doi.org/10.14509/2867

Table of Contents

Layer Name: metadata
Layer Description: metadata, codesets, files not associated with a specific layer, or applicable to all layers
/metadata/PIR2002-2_topo.faq.html
/metadata/PIR2002-2_topo.txt
/metadata/PIR2002-2_topo.xml

Layer Name: grid_poly
Layer Description: township and range grid
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.prj
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.shp
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.shp.xml
/shapefiles/topography/grid_poly.shx

Layer Name: hydro_arc
Layer Description: line coverage of depicting hydrologic features
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.prj
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.shp
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.shp.xml
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_arc.shx

Layer Name: hydro_poly
Layer Description: polygon coverage of depicting hydrologic features
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.prj
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.shp
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.shp.xml
/shapefiles/topography/hydro_poly.shx

Layer Name: hypso_arc
Layer Description: line coverage of depicting hypsographic contour lines
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.prj
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.shp
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.shp.xml
/shapefiles/topography/hypso_arc.shx

Layer Name: spots_point
Layer Description: point coverage of depicting hypsographic elevation point
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.prj
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.shp
/shapefiles/topography/spots_point.shx

Layer Name: trans_arc
Layer Description: line coverage of depicting transportation features
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.dbf
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.prj
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.sbn
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.sbx
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.shp
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.shp.xml
/shapefiles/topography/trans_arc.shx

Supplemental Information

The layers listed below are present as ArcGIS shape files. Attribute information for the following layers (entities) is included in this metadata file under the "Entity_and_Attribution_Information" section. Each layer is listed and described in detail under its own heading starting "Entity_Type_Label." Layers include:
 >grid_poly: township and range grid
 >hydro_arc: line coverage of depicting hydrologic features
 >hydro_poly: polygon coverage of depicting hydrologic features
 >hypso_arc: line coverage of depicting hypsographic contour lines
 >spots_point: point coverage of depicting hypsographic elevation point
 >trans_arc: line coverage of depicting transportation features

Metadata

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Use Constraints

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Distribution Contact Information

Metadata Manager
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3354 College Road
Fairbanks, AK 99709-3707
Phone Number: (907)451-5020
Fax Number: (907)451-5050
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