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Title: Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) per County Downloadable Package, US, 2013, US EPA
Abstract: This downloadable data package contains the following map layer: An ESRI polygon layer which depicts the boundaries of each US county. It has been joined with a US EPA value-added dataset derived from the 2007 USDA Census of Agriculture. This USDA dataset was procured for EPA through the Office of Water (OW). Included in this package are a shapefile (v. 10.0), Esri ArcMap map document (v. 10.0) and XML files for this record and the layer level metadata.
Purpose: The purpose of this downloadable data package is to make US county-level CAFO data available to the public and other interested parties.
Open/Close section Distribution Information
Download URL: https://edg.epa.gov/data/public/OECA/CAFO_Density.zip
Open/Close section Time Period of Content
Publication Date: 20130509
Progress: Completed
Frequency: unknown
Open/Close section Single Date
Date: 2007
Currentness: Publication date
Open/Close section Spatial Domain
West Bounding Longitude: -178.217598
East Bounding Longitude: -66.969271
North Bounding Latitude: 71.406235
South Bounding Latitude: 18.921786
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License https://edg.epa.gov/EPA_Data_License.html
Access: None.
Use: None. Please check sources, scale, accuracy, currentness and other available information. Please confirm that you are using the most recent copy of both data and metadata. Acknowledgement of the EPA would be appreciated.
Open/Close section Theme Keywords
Theme Topics: Administrative and Political Boundaries
Open/Close section Contact Information
Originator: US Environmental Protection Agency
Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance-Office of Compliance
Person: Kimberly Chavez
Email: chavez.kimberly@epa.gov
Address Type: mailing
City: Washington
State: DC
Postal Code: 20460
Telephone: (202) 564-4298
Open/Close section Metadata Reference Information
File Identifier: {A811129F-3796-4940-A3F8-1BC216AF5D15}
Metadata Date Stamp: 2013-05-09
Metadata Standard Name: FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata Standard Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998