County Geologic Atlas Program

Fillmore County Geologic Atlas, Part B

FMSWELPT metadata

Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines

Version 0.4.3 - May 7, 1996
A State Version of the FGDC Content Standards for Geospatial Metadata

Data Set Name: FMSWELPT

Metadata Entered By: Michael Scharber

Date: 10/2/96

Section 1 Identification Information
Originator Hua Zhang, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Waters
Unique Identifier  
Abstract Wells field-measured by DNR staff for static water level elevations
Purpose County Geologic Atlas Program-Atlas C-8, Part B, Plate 6 Bedrock Hydrogeology
Time Period of Content Data collected in 1992 and 1993
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency none planned
Spatial Extent of Data Fillmore County Minnesota
Place Keywords Fillmore, Minnesota
Theme Keywords water elevation level, well
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Contact Person  
Contact Organization Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Waters
Contact Person Position  
Contact Street Address 500 Lafayette
Contact City St. Paul
Contact State or Province MN
Contact Postal Code 55155-4032
Contact Voice Phone (651) 259-5700
Contact Fax Phone (651) 296-0445
Contact E-mail Address  
Browse Graphic  
Associated Data Sets Atlas C-8, Part A
Section 2 Data Quality Information
Attribute Accuracy  
Logical Consistency  
Horizontal Positional Accuracy  
Vertical Positional Accuracy  
Section 3 Spatial Data Organization Information
Data Format Name ARC/INFO
Data Format Version Number 7.03
Geographic Reference for Tabular Data UTM Coordinates
Spatial Object Type point
Vendor Specific Object Types point
Tiling Scheme county
Section 4 Spatial Reference Information
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme UTM
Ellipsoid Clark 1866
Horizontal Datum NAD27
Horizontal Units meters
Altitude Datum na
Altitude Units na
Depth Datum mean sea level
Depth Units feet
If Geographic  
Latitude Resolution  
Longitude Resolution  
If UTM  
UTM Zone Number 15 
Coordinate Offsets or Adjustments none
If State Plane  
SPCS Zone Identifier  
Coordinate Offsets or Adjustments  
If County Coordinates  
County Coordinate Zone Identifier  
Coordinate Offsets or Adjustments  
If Survey Coordinates  
Planar Coordinate Encoding Method  
Abscissa Resolution  
Ordinate Resolution  
Distance Resolution  
Bearing Resolution  
Bearing Units  
Bearing Reference Direction  
Bearing Reference Meridian  
If User Specified Projection  
Map Projection Name  
Map Projection Parameters  
If Other  
Other Coordinate System's Definition  
Section 5 Entity and Attribute Information
Entity and Attribute Overview Fields: (point) [unique# 6,6,I] [un_no 6,6,C] [utm_x 6,6,I] [utm_y 7,7,I] [county 2,2,I] [t-r-s 13,13,C] [quad 3,3,C] [owner 30,30,C] [phone 18,18,C] [address 45,45,C] [use 2,2,C] [aqfr 4,4,C] [casing 2,2,I] [lunit 4,4,C] [well_d 4,4,I] [d2br 4,4,I] [sur_elev 4,4,I] [well_descr 100,100,C] [field_notes 101,101,C] [his_wl 3,3,I] [first 6,6,N,2] [second 6,6,N,2] [third 6,6,N,2] [fourth 6,6,N,2] [fifth 6,6,N,2] [count 1,1,I] [mean_wl 6,6,N,2] [mean_swel 4,4,I] 
Entity and Attribute Detailed Citation [unique#: well unique number from well log] [utm_x: well location in UTM (east)] [utm_y: well location in UTM (north)] [county: county code for Fillmore County] [t-r-s: township, range, section] [quad: 7.5 minute quadrangle code (USGS)] [owner: well owner] [phone: owner phone number] [address: owner's address] [use: well classification by usage] [aqfr: hydrogeologic unit code] [casing: minimum well casing in inches][lunit: lower geologic unit] [well_d: well depth] [d2br: depth-to-bedrock range] [sur_elev: surface elevation at well head] [well_descr: Information referring to well location relative the owner's house, plus other dwelling description] [field_notes: field records of water level measurement] [his_wl: historical static water elevation from well log in feet] [first: first water level measurement in feet] [second: second water level measurement in feet] [third: third water level measurement in feet] [fourth: fourth water level measurement in feet] [fifth: fifth water level measurement in feet] [count: number of water level measurements] [mean_wl: mean water level in feet] [mean_swel: mean static water level elevation in feet]
Section 6 Distribution Information
Publisher Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Waters
Publication Date July 1996
Distributor Contact Person  
Distributor Organization Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Waters
Distributor Position  
Distributor Street Address 500 Lafayette Rd.
Distributor City St.Paul
Distributor State or Province MN
Distributor Postal Code 55155
Distributor Voice Phone (651) 259-5700
Distributor Fax Phone (651) 296-0445

E-mail Address

Resource Description Fillmore County Atlas-Part B, Plate 6
Distribution Liability This map was prepared from publicly available information only. Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the factual data on which this map is based. However, the Department of Natural Resources does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or any implied uses of these data. Users may wish to verify critical information; sources include both the references here and information on file in the offices of the Minnesota Geological Survey and the Department of Natural Resources. Every effort has been made to ensure the interpretation shown conforms to sound geologic and cartographic principles. This map should not be used to establish legal title, boundaries, or locations of improvements.
Transfer Format Name ARC/INFO, ArcExport, INFO
Transfer Format Version Number 7.03
Transfer Size depends on format
Ordering Instructions Fillmore County Geologic Atlas, Part B: Metadata for GIS and Digital Data
Section 7 Metadata Reference Information
Metadata Date 10/2/96
Metadata Contact Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Waters
Metadata Guidelines Version 0.4.3