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Data Extent

scounty100: County boundaries of the Southern United States at 1:100,000 scale

This coverage was identified on the USGS Water Resources NSDI Node site at The coverage contains the county boundaries of the continental United States. These boundaries were derived from the Digital Line Graph (DLG) files representing the 1:100,000 scale map in the National Atlas of the United States. The data was then modified by USDA Forest Service Personnel for use in the Southern Forest Resource Assessment and exported to a shapefile.

Dataset Info

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Negri, M.
Yockey, Edwin
Product Type
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Area
POLYGON ((-108.021737 39.961128, -74.773082 39.961128, -74.773082 23.664456, -108.021737 23.664456))
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
The included FIPS and states within the coverage are: 1 AL=Alabama, 5 AR=Arizona, 12 FL=Florida, 13 GA=Georgia, 21 KY=Kentucky, 22 LA=Louisiana, 28 MS=Mississippi, 37 NC=North Carolina, 40 OK=Oklahoma, 45 SC=South Carolina, 47 TN=Tennessee, 48 TX=Tex
Use Limitations
These data can be used without additional permissions or fees. If you use these data in a publication, presentation, or other research product please use the following citation: Negri, M.; Yockey, Edwin. 2009. scounty100: County boundaries of the Southern United States at 1:100,000 scale. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Research Station.
USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station
Contact Name
Pye, Mr John M.
Contact Email
Public Access Level
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Funding Source(s)
U.S. Forest Service
Dataset DOI (digital object identifier)
Program Code
005:059 - Department of Agriculture - Management Activities
Bureau Code
005:96 - Forest Service
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Harvested from Forest Service
Harvest Source TitleForest Service
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Last Harvest PerformedFri, 03/16/2018 - 11:24
U.S. Forest Service