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MassGIS Data: MassDEP Regions

May 2006
The DEP Regions layer represents boundaries used by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection for planning and administrative purposes.
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Sample of Massachusetts Department of Environmental
Protection Regions The DEP Regions layer represents boundaries used by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection for planning and administrative purposes. In ArcSDE are the layers REGDEP_ARC, REGDEP_POLY, and REGDEP_ANNO_REG (annotation, for region name labeling).

Attributes

The polygon attribute table contains the following items:
REGION DEP Administrative Region
DEP_ID DEP Region Identifier
Codes are as follows: 
REGION DEP-ID Description
WEST 1 Western region - Springfield headquarters
CEN 2 Central region - Worcester headquarters
NE 3 Northeast region - Woburn headquarters
SE 4 Southeast region - Lakeville headquarters
The arc attribute table contains the item OUTLINE, where 1 = state borders and coastline, and 14 = DEP region boundaries.

Maintenance

MassDEP maintains this layer. Boundaries were modified in May, 2006, to reflect the re-assignment of some towns to other regions by MassDEP.

Items

Contributor
Modified Date
2017-12-05
Release Date
2017-07-19
Frequency
Irregularly
Identifier
76fc2a54-cfb4-46cc-8753-cc594f04b279
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Massachusetts
License
Author
MassGIS
Public Access Level
Public
Data Quality
False
Content Type
Language
English