EPA Environmental Dataset Gateway


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Title: EPA Region 1 Environmentally Sensitive Areas
Abstract: This coverage represents polygon equivalents of environmentally sensitive areas (ESA) in EPA Region I. ESAs were developed as part of an EPA headquarters initiative based on reviews of various regulatory and guidance documents, as well as phone interviews with federal/state/local government agencies and private organizations. ESAs include, but are not limited to, wetlands, biological resources, habitats, national parks, archaeological/historic sites, natural heritage areas, tribal lands, drinking water intakes, marinas/boat ramps, wildlife areas, etc.
Purpose: The data set can be used for a variety of mapping applications.
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Resource(Server) URL: https://edg.epa.gov/
Download URL: https://edg.epa.gov/data/Public/R1/ESA_polys_r24.zip
Reference URL: https://www3.epa.gov/region1/eco/uep/
Open/Close section Time Period of Content
Publication Date: 20090226
Progress: Completed
Frequency: As needed
Open/Close section Single Date
Date: 1998
Currentness: Publication date
Open/Close section Spatial Domain
West Bounding Longitude: -73.827
East Bounding Longitude: -66.8685
North Bounding Latitude: 47.5557
South Bounding Latitude: 40.839
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License https://edg.epa.gov/EPA_Data_License.html
Access: None.
Use: None.
Open/Close section Theme Keywords
Theme Topics: Conservation
Open/Close section Contact Information
Originator: US Environmental Protection Agency
Email: dichter.alexandra@epa.gov
Address Type: mailing and physical address
City: Boston
State: MA
Postal Code: 02109
Telephone: (617) 918-2089
Open/Close section Metadata Reference Information
File Identifier: {6E4069CF-5568-4326-BA1F-47B9A3046422}
Metadata Date Stamp: 2009-02-26
Metadata Standard Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998