Content Citation
  Title of Content: co_hardwoods
  Type of Content: vector digital data
  Content Publisher: Calfornia Department of Foresty 543-4244
  Publication Date: December 1998
 
Content Description
  Content Summary: County Wide Locations of Hardwoods - Includes species name and their associated density and acreage. The Coordinates for this dataset are State Plane Coordinate System, Zone 5, NAD 1983 Feet.
  Content Purpose: This shapefile represents the distribution of 5 hardwood cover types to establish quantitative, baseline information concerning California's hardwood resources. The cover types represented are: 1) blue oak woodland, 2) blue oak/foothill pine woodland, 3) valley oak woodland, 4) coastal oak woodland, and 5) montane hardwood mix.
  Supplemental Information: The CA Dept of Of Foresty and Fire Protection (CDF), Forest and Rangeland Resources Assessment Program (FRRAP) established and funded the project to assit in developing a system to access and monitor the extent of hardwoods. The shapefile was developed in two phases: 1) Aerial Photo Interpretation and 2) Digitizing and Coding.
 
Time Period of Content
  Date: December 1998
 
Content Status
  Progress: Complete
  Update Frequency: Irregular
 
Spatial Domain
  West Coordinate: -121.317973
  East Coordinate: -119.624397
  North Coordinate: 35.828360
  South Coordinate: 34.902828
  Coverage Area: San Luis Obispo County
 
Content Keywords
  Theme Keywords: Blue Oak, Coastal Oak, Valley Oak, Environment, Trees, Land Cover, Land Use, Sensitive Resource Area, Wildlife Habitat, Protected Areas
  Place Keywords: San Luis Obispo County
 
Spatial Data Information
  Data Type: vector digital data
  Data Format: Shapefile
  Data Projection: Lambert Conformal Conic
 
Access and Usage Information
  Access Constraints: Acknowledgment of the California Department of Foresty would be appreciated in products derived from these data.
  Use Constraints: While every effort has been made to ensure that this data is accurate and reliable, the County of San Luis Obispo does not assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. The County of San Luis Obispo makes no warranty, express or implied, that this data is accurate and reliable, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. Users must assume responsibility to determine the appropriate use of these data. The County of San Luis Obispo provides this data to you for your exclusive use. This data may not be given away, sold or otherwise distributed to any third party without express written permission from the County of San Luis Obispo.