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Metadata in GIS & Remote Sensing

What is Metadata

Metadata is basically textual data that describes data. It often includes elements such as data creation date, history of the data, data type, and common usages of the data.

Digital Geographic data is an attempt to model and describe the real world for use in computer analysis and graphic display of information.

Implementing Metadata

  • Provides data providers with appropriate information to characterize their geographic data properly.
  • Facilitates data discovery, retrieval and re-use. Users will be better able to locate, access, evaluate, purchase, and utilize geographic data.
  • Facilitates the organization and management of metadata for geographic data.
  • Enables users to apply geographic data in the most efficient way by knowing its basic characteristics.
  • Enables users to determine whether geographic data will be of use to them.

Examples of Metadata (GIS)

EX.- BLM Natl WesternUS FIAT Fire Operations Priority Areas 2015

OBJECT IDFire Operations Priority Area NameProtection Purpose/NeedTotal Acres Fire Operations PriorityPriority_RankingFIAT_Assessment_AreaShape__AreaShape__Length
1Two Post Well, ProposedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area76.387390141Central Oregon308998.63231970.738207
2Berger Ridge Well, ProposedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area76.382232671Central Oregon308977.76761970.671683
3Brothers Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area1439901Central Oregon582706994.5167035.1745
4Paulina Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area36778.519531Central Oregon148837394.8111756.9232
512 Mile Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area135897.29691Central Oregon549957040.7226660.7452
6Hampton, Proposed BaseFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area2.015532971Central Oregon8135.955078319.9514553
7Paulina, Proposed BaseFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area2.0108089451Central Oregon8116.887207319.5763309
8Hay Creek EastFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area18572.359382Central Oregon75159673.1941700.82926
9Hay Creek WestFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area17205.939451Central Oregon69629984.6649797.90202
10Brothers Fire Operations PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area11245.639652Central Oregon45509492.138430.53823
11Brothers Fire Operations PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area29798.289062Central Oregon120589378.466590.94942
12Brothers Fire Operations PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area8977.0947272Central Oregon36329011.5947412.1853
13Brothers Fire Operations PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area135.78199772Central Oregon549490.36083573.820435
14Brothers Fire Operations PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area23128.919922Central Oregon93599613.6951492.65698
15Paulina Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area2466.02712Central Oregon9979657.28215486.921
16Paulina Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area1201.2729492Central Oregon4861379.45415940.10062
17Paulina Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area53252.929692Central Oregon215506980.3146673.7465
18Paulina Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area84.17691042Central Oregon340651.86472739.122281
1912 Mile Sage Grouse PriorityFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area76879.773442Central Oregon311121371242634.438
20Beulah Fire 1st Priority 360436.31251Northern Great Basin1458633608824787.5708
21Beulah Fire 2nd Priority 43779.859382Northern Great Basin177170783.9554101.6302
22Beulah Fire 3rd Priority 85799.929693Northern Great Basin347219945.3459749.8353
23Bowden Hills Fire 1st Priority 16659.099611Northern Great Basin67416987.6137117.50504
24Curlew Fire 1st Priority 14073.719731Northern Great Basin56954328.4140486.7629
25Curlew Fire 2nd Priority 44217.550782Northern Great Basin178942052.7548178.7455
26Curlew Fire 3rd Priority 138077.29693Northern Great Basin558778963.3696140.9727
27Greater Owyhee Fire 1st Priority 732839.31251Northern Great Basin2965694658949170.4185
28Greater Owyhee Fire 2nd Priority 338948.18752Northern Great Basin1371674261426103.3551
29Jim Sage Fire 1st Priority 73599.251Northern Great Basin297845530.2234421.8923
30Jim Sage Fire 2nd Priority 5503.0849612Northern Great Basin22270188.85138732.721
31Jim Sage Fire 3rd Priority 65795.242193Northern Great Basin266263829.1274508.7508
32Mainstem Malheur Fire 1st Priority 281085.90631Northern Great Basin1137514208499153.0118
33Mainstem Malheur Fire 3rd Priority 216882.09383Northern Great Basin877690428.6437775.2661
34North Fork Fire 1st Priority 271323.68751Northern Great Basin10980076291153293.467
35North Fork Fire 2nd Priority 709469.3752Northern Great Basin28711200332305212.052
36North Fork Fire 3rd Priority 66474.140633Northern Great Basin269011263398135.1437
37Oakley Fire 1st Priority 67427.281251Northern Great Basin272868458.6805255.0054
38Oakley Fire 2nd Priority 54233.359382Northern Great Basin2194745921172350.247
39Oakley Fire 3rd Priority 172326.09383Northern Great Basin697378846.8863859.9979
40Oneil Fire 1st Priority 882874.31251Northern Great Basin35728646352174680.142
41Oneil Fire 2nd Priority 498330.81252Northern Great Basin20166727301707111.939
42Oneil Fire 3rd Priority 86723.382813Northern Great Basin350957003.1693023.1798
43Otis Fire 1st Priority 223264.79691Northern Great Basin903520307133755.7139
44Otis Fire 2nd Priority 18545.980472Northern Great Basin75052908.5355208.33919
45Owyhee Desert 1st Priority 536047.6251Northern Great Basin2169307306493553.9732
46Owyhee Desert 2nd Priority 15025.400392Northern Great Basin60805632115184.1346
47Owyhee Desert 3rd Priority 351.47491463Northern Great Basin1422367.8987916.534667
48Owyhee North Fire 1st Priority 273095.18751Northern Great Basin1105176921283295.4943
49Owyhee North Fire 2nd Priority 35175.730472Northern Great Basin142351086.863136.76354
50Owyhee North Fire 3rd Priority 238499.59383Northern Great Basin965173570.9315558.5934
51Owyhee North OR Fire 1st Priority 205271.51Northern Great Basin830704194.9835949.5262
52Owyhee North OR Fire 2nd Priority 128182.10162Northern Great Basin518734342.3669479.0313
53Owyhee North OR Fire 3rd Priority 106634.60163Northern Great Basin431534980515483.262
54Owyhee South Fire 1st Priority 12185931Northern Great Basin4931469372569987.0746
55Owyhee South Fire 2nd Priority 269856.81252Northern Great Basin10920712722465664.902
56Owyhee South Fire 3rd Priority 546976.8753Northern Great Basin22135363612965654.021
57Rogerson Fire 1st Priority 712385.3751Northern Great Basin2882920679978960.5392
58Rogerson Fire 2nd Priority 284932.90632Northern Great Basin11530823081502353.235
59Rogerson Fire 3rd Priority 321507.53Northern Great Basin13010944281252650.447
60Sheephead East Fire 1st Priority 36252.820311Northern Great Basin146709911.3101939.3862
61Sheephead East Fire 2nd Priority 4276.9208982Northern Great Basin17308084.4857759.30949
62Sheephead East Fire 3rd Priority 243.77400213Northern Great Basin986518.02175773.670876
63Sheephead West Fire 1st Priority 28018.960941Northern Great Basin113388710.471580.57485
64Sheephead West Fire 2nd Priority 10313.110352Northern Great Basin41735658.7152833.98433
65Sheephead West Fire 3rd Priority 3560.1560063Northern Great Basin14407439.0320914.10346
66Tuscarora Fire 1st Priority 126648.10161Northern Great Basin512526774.5558302.7655
67Tuscarora Fire 2nd Priority 461200.09382Northern Great Basin18664100791412629.822
68Tuscarora Fire 3rd Priority 80471.476563Northern Great Basin325656475.3555141.6491
69West Box Elder Fire 1st Priority 532587.18751Northern Great Basin2155303560750514.0943
70West Box Elder Fire 2nd Priority 130863.10162Northern Great Basin529584207.71006791.773
71West Box Elder Fire 3rd Priority 1674873Northern Great Basin677795577.8671206.938
72Antelope Flat-Big Lost Fire 2nd Priority 1202542Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead486650380.4655671.6074
73Antelope Flat-Big Lost Fire 3rd Priority 2173433Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead879555664.41038048.017
74Bennett Hill Fire 1st Priority 226391.29691Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead916173093.5391033.2674
75Bennett Hill Fire 3rd Priority 189172.53Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead765553902750491.3112
76Big Desert Fire 1st Priority 564861.18751Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead2285911776338395.7852
77Big Lost Fire 2nd Priority 50042.730472Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead202515723.665888.7819
78Big Lost Fire 3rd Priority 1247733Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead504938307.6105125.88
79Birch Creek Fire 2nd Priority 47660.289062Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead192874288.164890.48921
80Hat Creek Fire 2nd Priority 85819.046882Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead347297292.8414507.021
81Hat Creek Fire 3rd Priority 30574.560553Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead123730822.8303307.2851
82Lemhi Birch Fire 2nd Priority 96578.81252Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead390840502.4640528.8994
83Lemhi Birch Fire 3rd Priority 1630913Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead660005648.6746963.3975
84Little Lost Fire 2nd Priority 72685.023442Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead294145763.5343204.3076
85Little Lost Fire 3rd Priority 56345.101563Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead228020493.3351202.5217
86Little Wood Fire 3rd Priority 2270133Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead918688954.4302452.2732
87Magic Fire 1st Priority 973601.81251Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead39400257401327420.71
88Magic Fire 3rd Priority 625981.8753Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead25332582191854562.261
89Medicine Lodge Fire 2nd Priority 146565.90632Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead593130898.3118245.6077
90Medicine Lodge Fire 3rd Priority 77993.68753Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead315629206.399943.3936
91Pahsimeroi Fire 2nd Priority 1439622Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead582593344.7456784.8631
92Pahsimeroi Fire 3rd Priority 111589.53Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead451586478.8452761.5725
93Sand Creek Fire 2nd Priority 84542.320312Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead342130563.1117879.1627
94Sand Creek Fire 3rd Priority 317329.90633Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead1284188135200782.9947
95Table Butte Fire 1st Priority 80594.867191Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead326155783.7117921.8614
96Twin Buttes Fire 1st Priority 638900.81251Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead2585539179261480.6639
97Twin Buttes Fire 2nd Priority 56872.289062Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead230153921.371190.49383
98Twin Buttes Fire 3rd Priority 60877.800783Snake, Salmon, and Beaverhead24636367476591.6838
99 Both77443.859381Southern Great Basin313404187.5389406.7997
100 Both417134.90631Southern Great Basin1688084715899035.7728
101 Both84622.203131Southern Great Basin342453900.8279768.3585
102 Both422482.40631Southern Great Basin1709725603495762.6325
103 Both131423.51Southern Great Basin531851999.8648209.6693
104 Both851259.18751Southern Great Basin34449237502071841.541
105 Both276723.09381Southern Great Basin11198584591746119.76
106 Both152427.90631Southern Great Basin616853749.7263413.4634
107 Both305466.40631Southern Great Basin12361788631026936.887
108 Both20984.099611Southern Great Basin84919634.03117985.1491
109 Both314530.68751Southern Great Basin1272860635830155.5095
110 Both244574.40631Southern Great Basin989757576716377.923
111 Both557667.31251Southern Great Basin2256799301880074.8124
112 Both259111.29691Southern Great Basin1048586409504692.0944
113 Both1790141Southern Great Basin724443885.3370713.4769
114 Both21.006420141Southern Great Basin85009.985111532.537286
115 Focal Habitat; Emphasis Area51202.980471Southern Great Basin207211133.21004178.451
116 Both178906.51Southern Great Basin724008955.6415444.8389
117 Both1856021Southern Great Basin751104551.8623565.3807
118 Both18120.199222Southern Great Basin73329849.47113196.8928
119 Both127839.39842Southern Great Basin517347692.6870380.4265
120 Both56848.640632Southern Great Basin230058309.5300435.6808
121 Both111589.39842Southern Great Basin451586389.8532127.4947
122 Both90656.867192Southern Great Basin366875317.7607242.1395
123 Both265711.40632Southern Great Basin10752958391811978.921
124 Both102987.60162Southern Great Basin416776206.2818236.262
125 Both38174.109382Southern Great Basin154485119.4163420.7323
126 Both10591.120122Southern Great Basin42860727.55222285.0837
127 Both42732.238282Southern Great Basin172931244.195010.68808
128 Both10824.580082Southern Great Basin43805503.53135049.0584
129 Both44861.128912Southern Great Basin181546529.7391443.7075
130 Both36470.710942Southern Great Basin147591749.4386306.4728
131 Both8560.6767582Southern Great Basin34643828.29114645.7108
132 Both4673.9589842Southern Great Basin1891484095778.6463
133 Both20695.310552Southern Great Basin83750941.1296362.015
134 Both2169202Southern Great Basin877843939.21575212.499
135 Both22173.789062Southern Great Basin89734142.62180253.0353
136 Both7703.0849612Southern Great Basin31173278.07120155.9202
137 Both89460.031253Southern Great Basin362031899.9302672.6914
138 Both214585.70313Southern Great Basin868397336.9746090.4151
139 Both12447.410163Southern Great Basin50372872.48201972.1543
140 Both175700.59383Southern Great Basin711035175.4373673.2359
141 Both45948.648443Southern Great Basin185947606.6193302.2363
142 Both283310.59383Southern Great Basin11465174282322283.996
143 Both1559073Southern Great Basin630933395.61408785.841
144 Both57602.949223Southern Great Basin233110870.9309171.6771
145 Both263916.31253Southern Great Basin1068031333993009.1525
146 Both7347.4238283Southern Great Basin29733970.2359542.34531
147 Both102344.10163Southern Great Basin414171907.1669980.8486
148 Both133119.59383Southern Great Basin538715902.2461305.9865
149 Both119238.79693Southern Great Basin482542400.5591545.1388
150 Both68215.273443Southern Great Basin276057373.4364624.8437
151 Both35405.359383Southern Great Basin143280394.1190094.7954
152 Both105415.10163Southern Great Basin426599783.2387238.731
153 Both439114.53Southern Great Basin17770333561911751.101
154 Both41653.53Southern Great Basin168565719.6258894.5785
155 Both155125.09383Southern Great Basin627768981.5694858.4259
156 Both5051163Southern Great Basin20441319311798859.876
157 Both54559.160161Southern Great Basin220793083.3957779.1772
158 Both99801.476562Southern Great Basin403882268.4775038.6077
159Lone Willow Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area155841.79692Western Great Basin630669216.6179923.8405
160Black Rock Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area99934.023442Western Great Basin404418646.6244174.6828
161Black Rock First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area127052.79691Western Great Basin514164330.2264936.8498
162Lone Willow Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area128844.10163Western Great Basin521413485.2237539.8934
163Black Rock Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area47214.871093Western Great Basin18995827391565.96338
164Lone Willow First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area122382.29691Western Great Basin495263668.6165060.1907
165Clover Flat First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area31524.240231Western Great Basin127574078.952317.43149
166South Warner First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area37522.148441Western Great Basin151846743.351216.67353
167North Warner First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area44056.769531Western Great Basin178291411.382764.95553
168Beaty Butte First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area346878.18751Western Great Basin1403766145342773.8207
169Beaty Butte Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area55236.480472Western Great Basin223534093.253716.76356
170Orejana West First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area124780.89841Western Great Basin504970205127057.2183
171North Warner Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area249344.29692Western Great Basin1009060380236263.4734
172Gravelly Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area2794.9221192Western Great Basin11310647.4722135.40918
173Gravelly First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area39730.371091Western Great Basin160783101.674769.51264
174Hart Mountain First Priority FOFocal Habitat176396.51Western Great Basin713851470.7169044.4597
175Hart Mountain Second Priority FOFocal Habitat65281.261722Western Great Basin264183870.8116172.5755
176Sheldon First Priority FOFocal Habitat422650.81251Western Great Basin1710407303271090.5732
177Shinn First Prioirty FO: Rush FireFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area155184.59381Western Great Basin628009633.4307519.922
178Shinn Second Priority FO: West of Rush FireFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area108340.60162Western Great Basin438438951.5147795.5246
179Shinn First Priority FO: East of Rush FireFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area149166.59381Western Great Basin603655863307982.7832
180Horse Lake First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area26427.929691Western Great Basin106950045.649493.66341
181Horse Lake Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area66922.968752Western Great Basin27082764279845.4865
182Madeline Plains Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area39959.128913Western Great Basin161708842.655343.81909
183Madeline Plains First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area19093.990231Western Great Basin77270645.2743590.9326
184Shaffer Mountain Connectivity Second Priority FOEmphasis Area5682.1289062Western Great Basin2299476220845.25423
185Shaffer Mountain Connectivity First Priority FOEmphasis Area11362.089841Western Great Basin45980758.1143153.17559
186High Rock First Priority FO: < 6,000 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area46288.089841Western Great Basin187321243.4256236.1639
187High Rock Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area26690.539063Western Great Basin108012794.3113002.103
188High Rock First Priority FO: Wyoming Sagebrush >  6,000 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area736251Western Great Basin297949812.4135565.5045
189High Rock Second Priority FO: > 6,000 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area73955.843752Western Great Basin299288665.2245967.2343
190Vya First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area164395.79691Western Great Basin665286071.8304220.0564
191Vya Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area40526.421883Western Great Basin164004594.4153254.7032
192Wall Canyon Second Prioirty FO: 2B Cool/Moist > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat14816.459962Western Great Basin59960084.0534463.65441
193Wall Canyon Second Priority FO: Bull Creek North Slope > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area11404.830082Western Great Basin46153689.6738433.84042
194Wall Canyon First Priority FO: 3B Wyoming Big Sage < 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area99289.539061Western Great Basin401810503.5150406.6287
195Wall Canyon Third Priority FO: Low Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area13221.620123Western Great Basin53505998.5665961.06479
196Bull Creek Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area12485.509773Western Great Basin50527055.1147088.90267
197Bull Creek First Priority FO: Wyoming Big Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area19517.039061Western Great Basin78982645.8582374.99155
198Massacre Third Priority FO: Low Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area41013.699223Western Great Basin165976570.791291.31871
199Massacre Second Priority FO: Big Sagebrush  > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area15220.219732Western Great Basin61594036.3167694.04289
200Massacre Third Priority FO: Dry Lake Bed  > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area9968.9599613Western Great Basin40342949.3735174.35446
201Wall Canyon First Priority FO: 3B Wyoming Big Sage > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area6073.5019531Western Great Basin24578591.6331127.17971
202Wall Canyon Second Priority FO: Lost Fire > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area23488.130862Western Great Basin95053078.2375194.41499
203Massacre Second Priority FO: Mixed Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area28889.019532Western Great Basin116909733.287602.56192
204Massacre First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area12070.839841Western Great Basin48848967.0731978.76841
205Wall Canyon Second Priority FO: Mixed sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area51049.070312Western Great Basin206588263.2106352.3128
206Bull Creek First Priority FO: Salt Scrub or Water < 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area10924.719731Western Great Basin44210778.7750049.56963
207Bull Creek Second Priority FO: Mountain Big Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area892.29827882Western Great Basin3611003.02111309.143
208Bull Creek Second Priority FO: Mixed Sagebrush > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area5206.3847662Western Great Basin21069491.7721020.41148
209Vya Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area29981.839842Western Great Basin121332190150437.1379
210High Rock Second Priority FO: Lost Fire > 6,000 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area17352.070312Western Great Basin70221337.864651.54772
211Massacre Second Priority FO: Mixed Sagebrush > 5,500 ft WestFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area9071.0009772Western Great Basin36709056.5362387.28426
212Madeline Plains Connectivity Third Priority FOEmphasis Area89522.218753Western Great Basin362283565.594053.33581
213Wall Canyon Second Priority FO: North Slope > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area35027.359382Western Great Basin141750679.282586.25733
214Madeline Plains Connectivity Second Priority FOEmphasis Area104577.60162Western Great Basin423210417.3124977.2307
215Duck Flat First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area37982.039061Western Great Basin153707875.469118.7086
216Duck Flat Second Priority FO Focal Habitat; Emphasis Area58681.718752Western Great Basin237476513.694449.24787
217Duck Flat Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area32429.460943Western Great Basin131237368.578730.84606
218Madeline Plains Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area13939.209962Western Great Basin56409998.1833065.3106
219Cold Springs First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area24990.119141Western Great Basin101131418.790287.5549
220Cold Springs Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area46982.660162Western Great Basin190132081.694927.91512
221Shaffer Mountain Connectivity Second Priority FO: Mud FlatEmphasis Area2170.84792Western Great Basin8785110.33215781.58716
222Wall Canyon First Priority FO: Bull Creek South Slope > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area39670.519531Western Great Basin160540894.1118693.4153
223Bull Creek First Priority FO: South Slope > 5,500 ftFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area5824.5249021Western Great Basin23571015.4623873.84016
224Pueblo First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area100630.79691Western Great Basin407238257.691321.08386
225Trout Creek West Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area55681.859382Western Great Basin225336468.677970.95308
226Frenchglen First Priority FO: UnburnedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area149675.90631Western Great Basin605716712166437.807
227Orejana East First Priority FO: EastFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area1561811Western Great Basin632042038.4218047.3648
228Frenchglen First Priority FO: BurnedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area39483.800781Western Great Basin159785269.460444.06311
229Orejana East First Priority FO: BurnedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area158168.79691Western Great Basin640086417.4164002.7441
230Roaring Springs First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area40239.609381Western Great Basin162843919.165112.42185
231Orejana East Second Priority FO: Non PPAFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area44265.820312Western Great Basin179137430.695342.11511
232Roaring Springs Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area35569.820312Western Great Basin143945960.568494.45537
233Pueblo Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area55575.921882Western Great Basin224907772.268144.20705
234Trout Creek West First Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area48319.441411Western Great Basin195541849.490730.307
235Trout Creek East First Priority FO: CalderaFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area70070.906251Western Great Basin283566882.899949.48114
236Trout Creek East Second Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area1194192Western Great Basin483271691.8252875.7786
237Trout Creek East First Priority FO: Holloway and Long DrawFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area56278.648441Western Great Basin227751620.9114807.2909
238Trout Creek East First Priority FO: UnburnedFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area89712.273441Western Great Basin363052684.1247125.2839
239Virginia Ranges First Priority FOFocal Habitat49706.128911Western Great Basin201153555.3133302.6734
240Virginia Ranges Second Priority FOFocal Habitat87594.81252Western Great Basin354483639.2133283.3666
241Virginia Ranges Third Priority FOFocal Habitat; Emphasis Area8311.8369143Western Great Basin33636810.3164141.2001

Examples of Metadata (Remote Sensing)

LISS-III Metadata

I. Data Identification Information
1. Name of the Dataset L3_SAT_8B_v1_88.75E22N_F45K16 _16Oct08
2. Keywords Resourcesat-1, LISS-III, 24m, India, ISRO, NRSC,Ortho
3. Access Constraints Registered Users
4. Use Constraints As per NRSC Data Dissemination Policy
5. Purpose of creating data Ortho Corrected Imagery from IRS-Resourcesat-1
6. Edition First
7. Status Completed: Ortho corrected data has been generated.
II. Contact Information
1. Contact Person Group Head,NDC
2. Organisation National Remote Sensing Centre
3. Mailing Address Balanagar
4. City/Locality Hyderabad
5. Country India
6. Contact Telephone 040-23884422/23
7. Contact Fax 040-23878158
8. Contact Email ghndc@nrsc.gov.in
III. Geographic Location
1. Spheroid / Datum GCS, WGS-1984
IV. Coverage
1. Upper left X = 88.75E, Y = 22.25N
2. Upper right X = 89E, Y = 22.25N
3. Lower right X = 89E, Y = 22N
4. Lower left X = 88.75E, Y = 22N (With collar of 40 pixels)
V. Citation
1. Data Prepared by NRSC
2. Original Source Resourcesat-1 LISS-III(24m)
3. Lineage
Tile Name: F45K16
Resolution: 0.000225 Deg
 File Format: Geotiff
VI. Metadata Stamp
1. Metadata Date Stamp 2012-01-02
VII. Dataset Topic Category
1. Data Identification topic category Ortho rectified data
VIII. Language
1. Language ISO 0639-2Bsh English
IX. Abstract describing the data
1. Data Identification abstract – This data is received from Linear Imaging and Self Scanning Sensor (LISS) which operates in three spectral bands in VNIR and one band in SWIR with 24 metre spatial resolution and a swath of 141 km.
X. For Image Data
1. Name of the Satellite Resourcesat-1
2. Sensor LISS-III
3. Path 109
4. Row 057
5. Image Acquired From Resourcesat-1
6. Date of Pass 16Oct08
7. File Format Geotiff
8. Spatial Resolution 0.000225 Deg
9. Spatial Resolution Unit Deg
10. Number of Bands 4

Landsat-TM Metadata

Data Set AttributeAttribute Value
Landsat Product Identifier L2LT04_L2SP_033031_19821116_20200918_02_T1
Landsat Product Identifier L1LT04_L1TP_033031_19821116_20200918_02_T1
Landsat Scene IdentifierLT40330311982320XXX02
Date Acquired1982/11/16
Collection CategoryT1
Collection Number2
Sensor Mode
WRS Path033
WRS Row031
Full Partial SceneFULL
Date Product Generated L22020/09/18
Date Product Generated L12020/09/18
Start Time1982:320:17:04:50.4456900
Stop Time1982:320:17:05:17.0525000
Station IdentifierXXX
Day/Night IndicatorDAY
Land Cloud Cover46.00
Scene Cloud Cover L146.00
Ground Control Points Model131
Ground Control Points Version5
Geometric RMSE Model5.742
Geometric RMSE Model X3.938
Geometric RMSE Model Y4.179
Sensor AnomaliesNONE
Data Anomaly
Image Quality9
Gain ChangeN
Processing Software VersionLPGS_15.3.1c
Sun Elevation L125.60805654
Sun Azimuth L1155.03467435
Data Type L2TM_L2SP
Sensor IdentifierTM
SatelliteLANDSAT_4
Ephemeris TypePREDICTIVE
Product Map Projection L2UTM
UTM Zone13
DatumWGS84
EllipsoidWGS84
Scene Center Lat DMS41°45’48.28″N
Scene Center Long DMS103°45’34.92″W
Corner Upper Left Lat DMS42°42’19.98″N
Corner Upper Left Long DMS104°36’18.36″W
Corner Upper Right Lat DMS42°23’00.17″N
Corner Upper Right Long DMS102°23’43.69″W
Corner Lower Left Lat DMS41°07’43.61″N
Corner Lower Left Long DMS105°05’55.57″W
Corner Lower Right Lat DMS40°48’51.23″N
Corner Lower Right Long DMS102°56’24.94″W
Scene Center Latitude41.76341
Scene Center Longitude-103.75970
Corner Upper Left Latitude42.70555
Corner Upper Left Longitude-104.60510
Corner Upper Right Latitude42.38338
Corner Upper Right Longitude-102.39547
Corner Lower Left Latitude41.12878
Corner Lower Left Longitude-105.09877
Corner Lower Right Latitude40.81423
Corner Lower Right Longitude-102.94026

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