GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

Yellowstone River Clearinghouse GIS Layers

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Data Provider Yellowstone River Conservation Districts Council
Date 01/01/1948 - 12/30/2011
Content Type Downloadable Data
Abstract The Yellowstone River Conservation Districts Council commisioned the creation of several map datasets for the river corridor. In addition to aerial photo and digital elevation data described on the clearinghouse web site, the following vector geographic information system layers were created: - Planimetric road, buildings, structures, hydrography, and contour lines (2004 and 2007) - Inventories of man-made physical features that modify the development of the river channel (assessments of various regions in 1950, 1954, 1973, 1976, 1999, 1995, 1999, and 2005 and a rapid aerial assessment of the entire river in 2001) - Channel Migration Zone (CMZ) analysis based on 1948-2007 aerial photos - Estimated 100-year inundation zone - Historic river bank and river centerline posistions, 1950, 1976, and 1995, and 2001 - Riparian vegetation classification, 1950, 1976, and 2001 - Extent of Russian Olive trees, 2009 - Land Use, 1950s, 1976-77, 1999-2001, and 2012 - 1950s and 2001 Fisheries Habitat.
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Distribution liability The Montana State Library provides this product/service for informational purposes only. The Library did not produce it for, nor is it suitable for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. Consumers of this information should review or consult the primary data and information sources to ascertain the viability of the information for their purposes. The Library provides these data in good faith but does not represent or warrant its accuracy, adequacy, or completeness. In no event shall the Library be liable for any incorrect results or analysis; any direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages to any party; or any lost profits arising out of or in connection with the use or the inability to use the data or the services provided. The Library makes these data and services available as a convenience to the public, and for no other purpose. The Library reserves the right to change or revise published data and/or services at any time.
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Metadata date 03/14/2014