This is a human-readable view of the FGDC XML metadata.
|LUCODE||The salient attribute managed for this polygon data set in the polygon attribute table (PAT) is the column named LUCODE containing the Anderson level 2 classification. The first digit represents the level one value and the second digit (ones place) represents the subdivision of the level 1 or level 2 value. The Anderson land use codes are: 1 Urban or built-up land, 11 Residental, 12 Commercial and services, 13 Industrial, 14 Transportation, communication, utilities, 15 Industrial and commercial complexes, 16 Mixed urban or built-up land, 17 Other urban or built-up land, 2 Agricultural land, 21 Cropland and pasture, 22 Orchards, groves, vineyards, nurseries, and ornamental horticultural, 23 Confined feeeding operations, 24 Other agricultural land, 3 Rangeland, 31 Herbaceous rangeland, 32 Shrub and brush rangeland, 33 Mixed rangeland, 4 Forest land, 41 Deciduous forest land, 42 Evergreen forest land, 43 Mixed forest land, 5 Water, 51 Streams and canals, 52 Lakes, 53 Reservoirs, 54 Bays and estuaries, 6 Wetland, 61 Forested wetland, 62 Nonforested wetland, 7 Barren land, 71 Dry salt flats, 72 Beaches, 73 Sandy areas not beaches, 74 Bare exposed rock, 75 Strip mines, quarries, gravel pits, 76 Transitional areas, 8 Tundra, 81 Shrub and brush tundra, 82 Herbaceous tundra, 83 Bare ground, 84 Wet tundra, 85 Mixed tundra, 9 Perennial snow or ice, 91 Perennial snowfields, 92 Glaciers||Anderson land use classification codes
See Anderson, Hardy, Roach and Witmer. 1976. "Land Use and Land Cover Classification System for Use with Remote Sensor Data." USGS Professional Paper 964.
|LUTEXT||The name/description corresponding to the LUCODE.||Text string|
|AREA||Area of polygon in square meters||positive integer|
|PERIMETER||Perimeter of polygon in square meters||positive integer|