Parks and Protected Areas Section Boundaries
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To support provincial or regional administration of parks and protected areas.
Data must meet provincial standards and is highly consistent. Prior to release, data goes through quality assurance by contractors, regional offices, and headquarters. Data set is highly structured.
|Name||Glenna Erlandson (pointOfContact)|
|Organization||Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy|
|Sub-Organization||BC Parks - Provincial Services|
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|Who can view this dataset?||Public|
|Who can download this dataset?||Public|
|Record Last Modified||2020-11-03|
Object Name: WHSE_ADMIN_BOUNDARIES.ADM_BC_PARKS_SECTIONS_SP
Short Name: PARK_SEC
Comments: This layer contains Sub Region management areas within the Provincial Parks and Protected Areas (BC Parks) Region boundaries structure. Boundaries were compiled existing provincial 1:20,000 cadastral, TRIM and watershed data and/or provincial Legal Surveys Division's cadastral datasets existing in the provincial land title registry systems., Large scale Integrated Cadastral (large scale) may have been used in specific park data. This layer utilizes multi-part polygon geometry.
|Column Name||Short Name||Data Type||Data Precision||Comments|
|SECTION_NUMBER||SCTN_NMBR||NUMBER||11||SECTION NUMBER contains the section number uniquely identifying Sub Region management areas within the Provincial Parks and Protected Areas (BC Parks) Region boundaries. This is a user maintained primary key. E.g., 1,2 or 3|
|SECTION_NAME||SECTION_NM||VARCHAR2||50||SECTION NAME: contains the section name uniquely identifying Sub Region management areas within the Provincial Parks and Protected Areas (BC Parks) Region boundaries. E.g., Okanagan|
|REGION_NUMBER||RGN_NMBR||NUMBER||11||REGION NUMBER contains the provincial region boundary number officially approved by Provincial Protected Areas Branch (BC Parks). This is a user maintained primary key. E.g., 1, 2, or 3|
|REGION_NAME||REGION_NM||VARCHAR2||100||REGION NAME contains the provincial region boundary name officially approved by Provincial Protected Areas Branch (BC Parks). E.g., West Coast Region|
|FEATURE_CODE||FEATURE_CD||VARCHAR2||10||FEATURE CODE contains a value based on the Canadian Council of Surveys and Mapping's (CCSM) system for classification of geographic features.|
|GEOMETRY||GEOMETRY||SDO_GEOMETRY||1||GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.|
|OBJECTID||OBJECTID||NUMBER||38||OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.|
|SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA||BLOB||4000||SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.|
|FEATURE_AREA_SQM||AREA_SQM||NUMBER||19||FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters|
|FEATURE_LENGTH_M||FEAT_LEN||NUMBER||19||FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters|