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Marine Basemap WMS

WMS

Tags
Elevation, Biota, USA, Oceans, Maine, Transportation, Boundaries


Summary

General mapping, planning, and other municipal uses.

Description

This OGC-compliant web mapping service (WMS) provides basemap marine data for Maine. Data included are Navigation lines, habitats, legal marine and other marine boundaries and bathymetry.

Credits

Use limitations

Extent

Scale Range
Maximum (zoomed in)  1:5,000
Minimum (zoomed out)  1:150,000,000

ArcGIS Metadata 

Topics and Keywords 

Themes or categories of the resource  transportation, biota, boundaries, elevation, oceans


Place keywords  USA, Maine

Thesaurus
Title Maine GIS Thesaurus - Theme




Theme keywords  Elevation, Biota, Oceans, Transportation, Boundaries

Thesaurus
Title ISO Keyword Thesaurus




Citation 

Title Marine Basemap WMS


Citation Contacts 

Responsible party
Individual's name Mike Smith
Organization's name Maine Office of Geographic Information Systems
Contact's position GIS Manager
Contact's role  originator


Contact information
Phone
Voice (207) 624-7700

Address
Type postal
Delivery point State House Station 145
City Augusta
Administrative area ME
Postal code 04333
Country US
e-mail addressmichael.smith@maine.gov

Hours of service Monday through Friday 0800 - 1700 EST


Resource Details 

Dataset languages  English


Status  completed
Spatial representation type  vector


Supplemental information
Information on how to use WMS and tips for using WMS services for various GIS software can be found at the bottom of the GeoLibrary webpage. http://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm
ArcGIS item properties

Resource Points of Contact 

Point of contact
Organization's name Maine Department of Marine Resources
Contact's position GIS Specialist
Contact's role  point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice (207) 633-9507
Fax (207) 633-9579

Address
Type postal
Delivery point PO Box 8
City Boothbay Harbor
Administrative area Maine
Postal code 04575
Country US

Hours of service 9 am to 5 pm - Monday-Friday - EST


Resource Maintenance 

Resource maintenance
Update frequency  as needed


Distribution 

Distributor
Contact information
Organization's name Maine Office of Geographic Information Systems
Contact's position GIS Coordinator


Contact information
Phone
Voice 207-624-7700

Address
Type postal
Delivery point State House Station #145
City Augusta
Administrative area Maine
Postal code 04333
Country USA
e-mail addressOIT.Customer-Support@maine.gov

Hours of service 9 am to 5 pm EST
Contact instructions
Monday through Friday


Available format
Name WMS
Version 1.1
Specification OpenGIS (OGC) Web Map Service (WMS)


Ordering process
Terms and fees Free service
Turnaround time Immediate from GeoLibrary website

Transfer options
Online source
Locationhttp://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm
Description  The Maine Office of GIS and the GeoLibrary Board provide web mapping services to distribute aerial photos, basemap and other digital data. A WMS is not a web application which you can see in a web browser; rather, it requires you to add the service to a GIS software application.



Transfer options
Online source
Locationhttp://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm

Fields 

Details for object  Marine Basemap WMS 
Definition
WMS basemap viewer
Definition source
MEGIS


Field Navigation Lines
 
Field description
Latitude, Longitute and Loran lines
Description source
MEGIS


Field Habitats
 
Field description
Critical whale habitat and sightings
Description source
MEGIS


Field Legal Marine Boundaries
 
Field description
Three mile buffer, lobster zones
Description source
MEGIS


Field Other Marine Boundaries
 
Field description
NOAA nautical mile limits, DMR patrol zones and fish health zones
Description source
MEGIS


Field Bathymetry
 
Field description
Bathymetric lines and polygons
Description source
MEGIS




Metadata Details 

Metadata language English
Metadata character set  utf8 - 8 bit UCS Transfer Format


Scope of the data described by the metadata  dataset


Last update 2010-06-16


ArcGIS metadata properties
Metadata format ArcGIS 1.0
Standard or profile used to edit metadata FGDC


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2013-12-16 14:19:59



Metadata Contacts 

Metadata contact
Organization's name Maine Office of Geographic Information Systems
Contact's position GIS Coordinator


Contact information
Phone
Voice 207-624-7700

Address
Type postal
Delivery point State House Station #145
City Augusta
Administrative area Maine
Postal code 04333
Country USA
e-mail addressOIT.Customer-Support@maine.gov

Hours of service 9 am to 5 pm EST
Contact instructions
Monday through Friday


Thumbnail and Enclosures 

Enclosure
Enclosure type  File
Description of enclosure original metadata
Original metadata document, which was translated yes
Source metadata format fgdc

FGDC Metadata (read-only) 

Identification 

Citation
Citation Information
OriginatorMaine Office of GIS
Publication Date06/2010
Title
Marine Basemap WMS
Online Linkagehttp://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm

Description
Abstract
                            This OGC-compliant web mapping service (WMS) provides basemap marine data for Maine. Data included are Navigation lines, habitats, legal marine and other marine boundaries and bathymetry.
                          
Purpose
                            General mapping, planning, and other municipal uses.
                          
Supplemental Information
                            Information on how to use WMS and tips for using WMS services for various GIS software can be found at the bottom of the GeoLibrary webpage.  http://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm
                          
Status
ProgressComplete
Maintenance and Update FrequencyAs needed

Keywords
Theme
Theme KeywordElevation
Theme KeywordBiota
Theme KeywordOceans
Theme KeywordTransportation
Theme KeywordBoundaries

Place
Place Keyword ThesaurusMaine GIS Thesaurus - Theme
Place KeywordMaine
Place KeywordUSA

Access Constraints
                        None
                      
Use Constraints
                        None
                      
Point of Contact
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationMaine Department of Marine Resources
Contact PositionGIS Specialist
Contact Address
Address Typemailing address
AddressPO Box 8
CityBoothbay Harbor
State or ProvinceMaine
Postal Code04575
CountryUNITED STATES

Contact Voice Telephone(207) 633-9507
Contact Facsimile Telephone(207) 633-9579
Hours of Service9 am to 5 pm - Monday-Friday - EST


Spatial Reference 

Horizontal Coordinate System Definition
Geodetic Model
Horizontal Datum NameD_WGS_1984

Entities and Attributes 

Distribution Information 

Distributor
Contact Information
Contact Organization Primary
Contact OrganizationMaine Office of GIS
Contact PositionGIS Coordinator
Contact Address
Address Typemailing address
AddressState House Station #174
CityAugusta
State or ProvinceMaine
Postal Code04333
CountryUNITED STATES

Contact Voice Telephone207-624-7700
Contact Facsimile Telephone207-287-3842
Contact Electronic Mail AddressOIT.Customer-Support@maine.gov
Hours of Service9 am to 5 pm - Monday through Friday - EST

Standard Order Process
Digital Form
Digital Transfer Information
Format NameWMS
Format Version Number1.1
Format Specification
OpenGIS (OGC) Web Map Service (WMS)

Digital Transfer Option
Online Option
Computer Contact Information
Network Address
Network Resource Namehttp://www.maine.gov/geolib/wms.htm

Access Instructions
                                        The Maine Office of GIS and the GeoLibrary Board provide web mapping services to distribute aerial photos, basemap and other digital data. A WMS is not a web application which you can see in a web browser; rather, it requires you to add the service to a GIS software application.
                                      
FeesFree service
TurnaroundImmediate from GeoLibrary website


Metadata Reference 

Metadata Date2010-06-16
Metadata Contact
Contact Information
Contact Person Primary
Contact OrganizationMaine Office of GIS
Contact PositionGIS Coordinator
Contact Address
Address Typemailing address
AddressState House Station #174
CityAugusta
State or ProvinceMaine
Postal Code04333
CountryUNITED STATES

Contact Voice Telephone207-624-7700
Contact Facsimile Telephone207-287-3842