Aerial Survey: Elk (Cervus elaphus), 1998 - Scale: 1:250,000

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Elk (Cervus elaphus) aerial survey data, 1998. Mapped at 1:250,000 scale.

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Dataset Extent

Latitude: 49.1° to 50.3°
Longitude: -116.2° to -115.0°

Additional Information


To improve conservation planning in the Columbia Basin by providing science-based information about biodiversity to a broad range of audiences.

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Contact Information

NameAmy Waterhouse (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy
Sub-OrganizationFish and Wildlife Compensation Program

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Who can download this dataset?Government

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2019-12-17
Resource Status completed

Object Description


Comments: Aerial survey: Elk (Cervus elaphus), 1998Scale: 1:250,000 Legend Name: Aerial survey: Elk, 1998

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
CB_ELK_AERIAL_SURVEY_ID CBLKRLSRVD NUMBER 9 Generated sequence number for Columbia Basin entity CB ELK AERIAL SURVEY
GROUP_ID GROUP_ID NUMBER 3 unique identifier number for each group
CALVES CALVES NUMBER 3 number of juveniles.
COWS COWS NUMBER 3 number of adult females.
BC_SPECIES_CODE BCSPCSCD VARCHAR2 12 Species code used by the BC Government.
SNOW SNOW NUMBER 3 estimated snow cover
CLASS_II CLASS_II NUMBER 3 number of males with small large 4 pt antler, small 5 pt antler, spindly (raghorn).
ECOSYSTEM_UNIT CSSTMNT VARCHAR2 12 Ecosystem unit tag: a concatenation of the Ecosection and Biogeoclimatic subzone unit codes
UNCLASSIFIED NCLSSFD NUMBER 3 number of unclassified animals.
GROUP_TOTAL GRPTTL NUMBER 3 Total number of animals in the group.
CLASS_III CLASS_III NUMBER 3 number of males with small large 5 pt antler, small 6 pt antler, heavy antlers.
SUB_UNIT SUB_UNIT NUMBER 3 study block number
COVER COVER NUMBER 3 percent forest cover
CLASS_IV CLASS_IV NUMBER 3 number of males with small large antlers with 6 or 7 pts/antler, massive.
CLASS_I CLASS_I NUMBER 3 number of males with small antlers with 3 or 4 points (raghorn).
SPIKES SPIKES NUMBER 3 number of yearling bulls
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.