canada_mineral_permits_2013_final

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Title: canada_mineral_permits_2013_final
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: vector digital data
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset shows the extent of active mineral prospecting permits across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut (Canada) as of July 2012.
Purpose:
This dataset is used in the spatial analysis of the extent of tenures in the associated Global Forest Watch Canada 2013 Industrial Tenures of Canada report.
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -131.750000
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -62.000000
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 79.875000
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 52.359351
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Theme_Keyword: Canada; Active Mineral Prospecting Permits;
Access_Constraints: None
Use_Constraints:
Data was obtained from provincial and federal government websites and may be subject to use limitations listed with those sources. Global Forest Watch Canada cannot provide any warranty of the data, nor be responsible for any uses of it.
Data_Set_Credit:
See data sources under resource lineage for data credits and use limitations. This data compilation was completed by Global Forest Watch Canada.
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; ESRI ArcGIS 10.0.4.4000

Data_Quality_Information:
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Type_of_Source_Media: None
Source_Contribution:
Mineral prospecting permit data was obtained from Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada. Data is available at: <http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/>

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: GT-polygon composed of chains
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count: 413

Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 8.9831528411952133e-009
Longitude_Resolution: 8.9831528411952133e-009
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal Degrees
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: D North American 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: GRS 1980
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137.0
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257222101

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label: canada_mineral_permits_2013_final
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: FID
Attribute_Definition: Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Shape
Attribute_Definition: Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source: ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain: Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: PERMIT_NUM
Attribute_Definition: Permit number assigned to the concession.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: HOLDER
Attribute_Definition: Person or organization holding the mineral permit.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: START_DATE
Attribute_Definition: Date which the mineral permit was issued.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: END_DATE
Attribute_Definition: Date which the mineral permit expires.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: HOLDERPERC
Attribute_Definition:
If applicable, the percentage share of the prospecting permit held by multiple parties.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: area_eq_ha
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: PROV
Attribute:
Attribute_Label: Value

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20140227
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: Global Forest Watch Canada
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing
Address: 10337 146 street
City: Edmonton
State_or_Province: Alberta
Postal_Code: T5N 3A3
Country: CANADA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 780-422-5989
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 780-422-5989
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: info@globalforestwatch.ca
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time

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