Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
Address_Type: mailing and physical
Address: Denver Federal Center, Building 810, Mail Stop 302
The .zip file (Folds_OffshoreGaviota.zip) includes the .cpg, .dbf, .lyr, .prj, .sbn, .sbx, .shp, and .shx, files, as well as FGDC-compliant metadata for the Folds data layer of the Offshore of Gaviota map area, California.
Unless otherwise stated, all data, metadata and related materials are considered to satisfy the quality standards relative to the purpose for which the data were collected. Although these data and associated metadata have been reviewed for accuracy and completeness and approved for release by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the display or utility of the data on any other system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty.
Format_Version_Number: ArcMap (version 10.4.1, ESRI, 2015)
Point, line, and polygon features are in shapefile format and are projected in UTM Zone 10 coordinates, with datum WGS84.
The .zip file for a shapefile includes the .cpg, .dbf, .lyr, .prj, .sbn, .sbx, .shp, and .shx, files, as well as the text (.txt) and XML (.shp.xml) versions of the metadata for the Geology data layer of Offshore Gaviota, California.
Data can be downloaded using the Network Resource links. The first link begins a direct download of this particular dataset. The second link goes to a landing page containing all of the data for a given map area. The third link goes to a landing page for the entire data series, which has links to all the map areas that have data.
The downloadable data file has been compressed with the "zip" command and can be unzipped with Winzip (or other tool) on Windows systems. To utilize these data, the user must have software capable of uncompressing the WinZip file and importing and viewing an Esri ArcMap TIFF. Users should download the ArcGIS Project File, OffshoreGaviotaGIS.mxd.zip, a compressed (with the "zip" command) version of the ArcMap document (.mxd) that has all the data layers loaded in the table of contents for "Offshore Gaviota" and has all the data symbolized as on the OFR map sheets. Download and save this ArcGIS project file, including all data layers, to the directory the user has created for this GIS