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MassGIS Data: State Designated Barrier Beaches

April 1997

This state barrier beach data layer was compiled by the Resource Mapping Project staff at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst for the Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management Program

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The state barrier beach data layer was compiled by the Resource Mapping Project staff at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst for the Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management Program. The ArcSDE layer is named BARRIERB_POLY.

Manuscript

Interpreted paper USGS Topographic Maps.

Methodology

A polygon coverage was built by digitizing interpreted feature boundaries not including the shoreline. The shoreline used in this coverage is from the MassGIS 1:25,000 source.

Attributes

The layer's polygon attribute table has the following items:
Item Name Wdth Oput Type Comments
BBPOLYID 4 5 B Arbitary numeric code to identity unique features.
BBNAME 8 8 C State designated alpha-numeric code for each barrier beach unit.

Maintenance

MCZM maintains the data.

Last Updated 5/30/2007

Items

Contributor
Modified Date
2018-01-08
Release Date
2018-01-08
Identifier
94cfe6b0-ec48-4931-8ccb-6502e6d0e579
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Massachusetts
License
Author
MassGIS
Contact Name
MassGIS
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
Data Quality
False
Content Type
Language
English (United States)