TANTALIS - Management Areas (Spatial)

406 views (6 recent)

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

TA_MGMT_AREAS_SPATIAL_SVW contains the spatial representation (polygon) of the management area boundaries established pursuant to section 3 of the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Act. The view was created to provide a simplified view of this data from the administrative boundaries information in the Tantalis operational system

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 47.7° to 60.5°
Longitude: -138.2° to -110.7°

Additional Information

Purpose

The information about Management Areas represented in this view can be used to support a variety of purposes including, but not limited to: land use planning processes (e.g. Forest Stewardship Planning); statutory processes (e.g. free miner notification under the Mineral Tenure Act); and timber supply review processes. The Management Areas represented in this view are a subset of the Crown tenure types held in the Crown Land Registry system (Tantalis).

Lineage Statement

80% accurate. With the exception of unsurveyed (digitized) boundaries, the cadastral data is captured at a 1:1 scale.

Contact Information

NameScott MacPhail (pointOfContact)
EmailScott.Macphail@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 2019-10-23
Resource Status onGoing

Object Description

Object Name: WHSE_TANTALIS.TA_MGMT_AREAS_SPATIAL_SVW

Short Name: TA_MAS_SVW
Comments: TA_MGMT_AREAS_SPATIAL_SVW contains the spatial representation (polygon) of the management area boundaries established pursuant to section 3 of the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Act. The view was created to provide a simplified view of this data from the administrative boundaries information in the Tantalis operational system.

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
ADMIN_AREA_SID AA_SID NUMBER 38 ADMIN_AREA_SID is a system-generated sequential identifier that uniquely represents the management area amongst all administrative areas stored in the Tantalis system.
MANAGEMENT_AREA_NAME MGMT_A_NM VARCHAR2 50 MANAGEMENT_AREA_NAME is the commonly used reference in notices and correspondence for the area established under section 3 of the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Act. For example, MUSKWA-KECHIKA MANAGEMENT AREA refers to the entire area established under the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Act.
FEATURE_CODE F_CODE VARCHAR2 10 FEATURE CODE is a standard alphanumeric code to identify the type of feature represented by the spatial data. A feature code is most importantly a means of linking a feature to its name and definition. For example, the code GB15300120 on a digital geographic feature links it to the name "Lake - Dry" with the definition "A lake bed from which all water has drained or evaporated." The feature code does NOT mark when it was digitized, what dataset it belongs to, how accurate it is, what it should look like when plotted, or who is responsible for updating it. It only says what it represents in the real world. It also doesn't even matter how the lake is represented. If it is a very small lake, it may be stored as a point feature. If it is large enough to have a shape at the scale of data capture, it may be stored as an outline, or a closed polygon. The same feature code still links it to the same definition.
SHAPE SHAPE SDO_GEOMETRY 64 SHAPE is an ArcSDE column that references the spatial feature's coordinate geometry.
FEATURE_AREA_SQM FEAT_AREA NUMBER 19
FEATURE_LENGTH_M FEAT_LEN NUMBER 19
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000