Ecodistricts


ISO-19139 Metadata

Metadata Information:

Metadata language:
Metadata character set: utf8

Last update:

Metadata contact - custodian:
Individual's name: Adam Hogg
Organization's name: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Contact's position: Spatial Data Acquisition Specialist

Contact information:
Phone:
Voice: 1 (705) 755-5975

Address:
Delivery point:
 300 Water Street, 2nd floor, North Tower
City: Peterborough
Administrative area: Ontario
Postal code: K9J 3C7
e-mail address:adam.hogg@ontario.ca

Scope of the data described by the metadata: dataset
Scope name: dataset

Name of the metadata standard used: ISO 19139 Geographic Information - Metadata - Implementation Specification
Version of the metadata standard: 2007

Metadata identifier: 3a6aadb9595f4c6d86800b1ed0abf745

Resource Identification Information:

Citation:
Title: Ecodistricts
Alternate titles: ECODISTR, ELC, Ecodistrict, Hill's Site Regions, Ecological Land Classification, Ecological Land Classification of Ontario,

Reference date - creation: 2007-01-01
Reference date - revision: 2018-10-25


Party responsible for the resource - publisher:
Organization's name: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Themes or categories of the resource: environment, planningCadastre

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Theme keywords:
Keywords: ENVIRONMENT, ECOLOGY, ECOREGIONS, FORESTRY, ECOLOGICAL ZONATION, ECOTONES, EARTH SCIENCE, BIODIVERSITY, ECOZONE, LAND MANAGEMENT, LAND USE PLANNING, ECOELEMENT, ECODISTRICT

Citation:
Title: external

Abstract:
 
This dataset is used to:
assess biodiversity levels
define seed zones
map ecosystem types
set targets for the identification of natural heritage systems
 
  
 Additional Documentation 

EcoDistrict - Documentation
EcoDistrict - Data Description
 
   Status Completed: production of the data has been completed     Maintenance and Update Frequency  As needed: data is updated as deemed necessary     Contact  Peter Uhlig, Peter.Uhlig@ontario.ca  

Purpose:
 Defines the ecodistricts in the province of Ontario.

Dataset language:
Dataset character set: utf8

Status: completed
Maintenance:
Update frequency: asNeeded

Resource constraints:
Constraints:
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Processing environment: ESRI Polygon Shapefile, ESRI Polygon Coverage, ESRI Geodatabase

Extent:
Geographic extent:
Bounding rectangle:
West longitude: -93.753
East longitude: -75.737
North latitude: 59.934
South latitude: 41.918

Credits:
 https://www.ontario.ca/page/open-government-licence-ontario

Point of contact - publisher:
Individual's name: Peter Uhlig
Organization's name: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Contact's position: Provincial Ecologist

Contact information:
Phone:
Voice: 1 (705) 946 7478

Address:
Delivery point:
 1235 Queen Street East
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Administrative area: Ontario
Postal code: P6A 2E5
e-mail address:Peter.Uhlig@ontario.ca

Point of contact - pointOfContact:
Individual's name: Peter Uhlig
Organization's name: Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
Contact's position: Provincial Ecologist

Contact information:
Phone:
Voice: 1 (705) 946 7478

Address:
Delivery point:
 1235 Queen Street East
City: Sault Ste. Marie
Administrative area: Ontario
Postal code: P6A 2E5
e-mail address:Peter.Uhlig@ontario.ca

Reference System Information:

Reference system identifier:
Value: Grid CS = Geographic (Lat, Long); Map Proj = Not Applicable; Horiz. Datum = NAD83; Vert. Datum = Not Applicable


Data Quality Information:

Scope of quality information:
Level of the data: dataset

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Source data:
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Data quality report - Relative internal positional accuracy:
Measure produced by the test: Horizontal: NRVIS drainage scale mapping: 1:10K in south 1:20K in near north 1:50K in north 1:250K in Hudson Bay Lowlands ; Vertical: Not Applicable

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