Metadata Summary

2004 Land-Use and Land-Cover

Datasource Information

Dataset TypeGIS/Spatial Data
Name of Data Source2004 Land-Use and Land-Cover
Datasource Abbreviation (dataset)SWFWMD_2004_LULC
Description of Datasource2004 land use/cover features categorized according to the Florida Land Use and Cover Classification System (FLUCCS). The features were photointerpreted from 1:12,000 UGSG color infrared (CIR) digital orthophoto quarter quadrangles (DOQQs). This data layer was created to illustrate the different land uses in the Southwest Florida Water Management District as seen in 2004. On the Atlas this data is used to calculate land use and wetland percentages for watersheds.
Method of Transferring Data to the AtlasManual transfer via HTTP
How Often Data is Transferred to the AtlasVaries
Date of Most Recent Data Transfer11/23/2006
Disclaimer/Use ConstraintsThese data were not collected under the supervision of a licensed Professional Surveyor and Mapper. Use of these data requires a general understanding of GIS.

Custodian Information

Agency Name Southwest Florida Water Management District
Mapping and GIS Section
Contact NameGIS Staff
Contact Phone (352) 796-7211 x4210
Contact Email
Contact URL