The District of Columbia

Recreation Outdoor Amenities (RecOutdoorPly)

Recreation Outdoor Amenities (RecOutdoorPly)

by DC Department of Parks and Recreation on 12/05/2006

Keywords
About: Recreation features, Recreation facilities, Government facilities, Recreation Properties, Amenities, society
Taking place at: Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, DC, DC GIS, DCGIS

Abstract


Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) outdoor recreation features including ball fields, courts, structures, pools, which fall in and around DPR parks, identified as polygons. The dataset contains general information referring to the type of feature, and the ground cover. It has been created as part of the DC Geographic Information System (DC GIS) for the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) and participating D.C. government agencies.

This data is provided by the Department of Parks and Recreation.

All DC GIS data is stored and exported in Maryland State Plane coordinates NAD 83 meters.

METADATA CONTENT IS IN PROCESS OF VALIDATION AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Purpose

This data is used for the planning and management of Washington, D.C. by local government agencies.

Access constraints

Contact OCTO GIS. Any data obtained outside of OCTO GIS are unauthorized copies.

Use constraints

Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Point of contact

Frank O'Brien
in DC Department of Parks and Recreation

3149 16th St NW 4th floor
Washington DC, 20010, USA

phone: 202-673-7693
hours: 8:30am - 5 pm

Credits

District of Columbia Department of Parks and Recreation

Data accuracy

Accuracy
Data believed to be complete and accurate as of the time period cited. Subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Logical consistency
In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Completeness
Data believed to be complete and accurate, subject to change. Digital version compared with original source data for accuracy and completeness. In process of validation by source and/or responsible agency.

Horizontal positional accuracy
Digitized off of the 2005 planimetrics and orthophoto which were captured at 1:1200 scale. The planimetric data has a one foot accuracy.

Vertical positional accuracy
Digitized off of the 2005 planimetrics and orthophoto which were captured at 1:1200 scale. The planimetric data has a one foot accuracy.

Lineage / Sources

  • orhophotography
    digital orthophotography, Location
    by orthophotography, 2005
Lineage / Processes
Frank O'Brien
in DC Department of Parks and Recreation

3149 16th Street, NW
Washington DC, 20010, USA

phone: 202 673-7693
hours: 9am - 5pm
Polygons were located and digitized within and around park boundaries. All built park features were identified and included. Most were digitized to 2005 orthophotography. For objects that were built since 2005, 2006 satellite images or planning maps were used as reference.

Distribution

Most DC GIS datasets can be downloaded from "http://dcgis.dc.gov" on the data center page. Orders can also be made by contacting OCTO GIS at "dcgis@dc.gov", especially for datasets not available for download.

Distribution liability
Acknowledgment of the DC Geographic Information Systems Program (DC GIS). The District of Columbia Government makes no claims as to the completeness, accuracy or content of any data contained hereon, and makes no representation of any kind, including, but not limited to, the warranty of the accuracy or fitness for a particular use, nor are any such warranties to be implied or inferred with respect to the information or data furnished herein.

Distributed by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: (202) 727-1761
fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm

Entity

DCGIS.RecOutdoorPly

Attributes

  • TYPE
  • Shape / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • cover
  • COVER
  • OBJECTID / ESRI
    Internal feature number.
  • SHAPE / ESRI
    Feature geometry.
  • SHAPE.AREA
  • SHAPE.LEN

Metadata

FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata / FGDC-STD-001-1998 as of 08/13/2007

Provided by
GIS Data Coordinator
in D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer

441 4th St NW, Suite 930 South
Washington DC, 20001, USA

phone: (202) 727-1761
fax: (202) 727-5660
hours: 8:30 am - 5 pm