BCGS 1:50,000 Grid

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - GeoBC
Licensed under Open Government Licence - British Columbia

BCGS 1:50,000 scale grid. The British Columbia Geographic System is a geographic system in which the coverage in minutes and seconds of longitude is double the coverage in minutes and seconds of latitude for sheets at all scales

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 47.6° to 60.6°
Longitude: -139.2° to -110.3°

Additional Information

Purpose

To provide an index grid for BCGS 1:50,000 scale maps.

Lineage Statement

unknown

Contact Information

NameGeoBC Inquiries (pointOfContact)
EmailGeoBCInfo@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Sub-OrganizationGeoBC

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2011-03-09
Record Last Modified 2019-09-05
Resource Status completed

Object Description

Object Name: WHSE_BASEMAPPING.DBM_MOF_50K_GRID

Short Name: DBMMF50KGR

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
MAP_TILE MAP_TILE VARCHAR2 32 BCGS 1:50 000 Map number
MAP_TILE_DISPLAY_NAME MPTLDSPLNM VARCHAR2 32 BCGS 1:50 000 Map number - conforms to BCGS Specifications Document
FEATURE_CODE FTRCD VARCHAR2 10 The MOEP standard numeric code to identify the type of feature represented by the spatial data.
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 FEAT_AREA 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