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THEMES:

{ Terrain | Geology | Bathymetry | NOAA Nautical Charts | Hydrology | Vegetation | Infrastructure |
Tongass Community Resource Use Areas | Land Management | Statewide }

Theme: Terrain

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
ELEV_GRD Elevation grid, based on 1:250,000 DEM Grid 1:250,000 USGS Description
ELEV_SLP Elevation: Slope, based on 1:250,000 DEM Grid 1:250,000 USGS Description | View
ELEV_ASP Elevation: Aspect, based on 1:250,000 DEM Grid 1:250,000 USGS Description
ELEV_SHD Elevation: Shaded Relief Grid 1:250,000 USGS Description | View
GLB_HYPS 200m elevation contours, Glacier Bay National Park
& Preserve
Line 1:250,000 USGS Description | View
ANM_HYPS 200m elevation contours, Admiralty NM Line 1:250,000 USGS Description
JUN_HYPS Elevation contours Juneau Ranger District Line 1:250,000 USGS Description | View: (small, large)
SIT_HYPS Elevation contours, Sitka and Hoonah Districts Line 1:250,000 USGS Description
YAK_HYPS Elevation Contours, Yakutat District Line 1:250,000 USGS Description | View

Theme: Geology / Soils

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
GEOL_POL Bedrock Geology Poly 1:250,000 USGS Description | View
KARST Karst Areas Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
GLACIERS Glaciers and Ice Fields Poly 1:2,000,000 USGS Description | View
GLBA_ICE Regions of glaciation within Glacier Bay NP&P Poly / Region varies USGS Description | View
MILS Mineral Locations Point varies Bureau of Mines Description

Theme: Bathymetry

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
GLB_BATH Bathymetry, Glacier Bay NP grid 25m NOS Description | View
BATH_SLP Slope of Glacier Bay bathymetry grid 25m NOS Description | View
BATH_ASP Aspect of Glacier Bay bathymetry grid 25m NOS Description
YAK_BATH Bathymetry, Yakutat Bay grid 25m NOS Description | View
BATH100 Generalized bathymetry grid 100m NOS Description
BATH_LN Bathymetric contours, Glacier Bay NP line Contours generated from 25m surface grid NOS Description | View

Theme: Coastline

Cover Name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
GLB_CST USGS Coastline, Glacier
Bay National Park
Poly 1:63,360 USGS Description
NOAA_CST Coastline based on
NOAA Nautical Charts,
Glacier Bay NP&P
Poly Varies NOAA Description | View
LANDPOLY Ecosystem coastline,
includes lakes
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description
ANM_LAND Coastline, Admiralty
Island National Mon.
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description
JUN_LAND Coastline, Juneau
Ranger District
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description
View
SIT_LAND Coastline, Hoonah and
Sitka Ranger Districts
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description
YAK_LAND Coastline, Yakutat
Ranger District
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View

Theme: NOAA Nautical Charts

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
GLAC_BAY NOAA Chart #17318 Grid 1:80,000 NPS, Interrain Pacific Description | View
ICY_STR NOAA Chart #17302 Grid 1:80,000 NPS, Interrain Pacific Description
C_SPENC NOAA Chart #17301 Grid 1:40,000 NPS, Interrain Pacific Description
YAK_BAY NOAA Chart #16760 Grid 1:300,000 NPS, Interrain Pacific Description

Theme: Hydrology

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
GLB_WSHD Watershed boundaries, Glacier Bay NP poly 1:63,360 NPS, Interrain Pacific Description | View
TNF_WSHD Watershed boundaries, Tongass NF poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
WETLANDS National Wetlands Inventory line, poly 1:63,360 USF&WS Description
GLB_STRM Streams, Glacier Bay National Park line 1:63,360 NPS View
JUN_STRM Streams, Juneau Ranger District line 1:63,360 USFS Description | View: (small, large)
STRMS95 Streams, Chatham Area, Tongass NF line 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
ANM_STRM Streams, Admiralty Island NM line 1:63,360 USFS Description
YAK_STRM Streams, Yakutat Ranger District line 1:63,360 USFS Description
SIT_STRM Streams, Sitka and Hoonah Ranger Districts, TNF line 1:63,360 USFS Description

Theme: Vegetation/Land Cover

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Links
TM95-432 False color composite of
1995 Landsat TM image
of Glacier Bay NP&P,
Bands 4,3,2
Grid 25m NPS Description | View1
View2
YAK_TIM Timber type, Yakutat Ranger District Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
SIT_TIM Timber type, Sitka/Hoonah
Ranger Districts
Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
JUN_TIM Timber type, Juneau Ranger District Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
ANM_TIM Timber type, Admiralty Island National Monument Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
UNITS95 USFS Timber Harvest Units, current as of 1995 Poly 1:63,360 USFS Description
PVT_CUTS Timber Harvest on private
lands near Hoonah
Poly 1:63,360 DNR Description | View
GLBA_ILC Interim land cover, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Grid 80 m pixel USGS Description | Attributes
View
YAK_ILC Interim land cover, Yakutat quad Grid 80 m pixel USGS Description | Attributes
SKG_ILC Interim land cover, Skagway quad Grid 80 m pixel USGS Description | Attributes
JUN_ILC Interim land cover, Juneau quad Grid 80 m pixel USGS Description | Attributes
XMF_ILC Interim land cover, Mt. Fairweather Grid 80 m pixel USGS Description | Attributes

Theme: Infrastructure

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Data Links
TOWNS Towns Point 1:250,000 USFS Description | View
RECSITES USFS Recreation sites Point 1:250,000 USFS Description | View
JUN_RDS USFS Road System, Juneau Ranger District Line 1:63,360 USFS Description
SIT_RDS USFS Road System, Sitka Ranger District Line 1:63,360 USFS Description
HNA_RDS USFS Road System, Hoonah Ranger District Line 1:63,360 USFS Description | View
YAK_RDS USFS Road System, Yakutat Ranger District Line 1:63,360 USFS Description

Theme: Traditional Use Areas by Community

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Data Links
TENAKEE Areas used by residents of Tenakee Springs Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
YAKUTAT Areas used by residents of Yakutat Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
SKAGWAY Areas used by residents of Skagway Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
PELICAN Areas used by residents of Pelican Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
HOONAH Areas used by residents of Hoonah Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
KLUCKWAN Areas used by residents of Kluckwan Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
HAINES Areas used by residents of Haines Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
ANGOON Areas used by residents of Angoon Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
ELF_COVE Areas used by residents of Elfin Cove Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes
GUSTAVUS Areas used by residents of Gustavus Poly 1:250,000 ADF&G Description | Attributes

Theme: Land Ownership and Management

Cover name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Data Links
LANDSTAT Land Ownership poly 1:63,360 USFS Description | Attributes
TLMPALT3 Tongass Land Management Plan, USFS Preferred Alternative poly Unknown USFS Description
VCU Value Comparison Units poly 1:250,000 USFS Description
WAA Wildlife Analysis Areas poly 1:250,000 USFS Description
GLBA_BND Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Boundary poly 1:63,360 NPS Description

Theme: Statewide Base Features

Cover Name Description Feature Type Scale / Resolution Source Data Links
AKCSTGEN Generalize Coastline,
State of Alaska
Poly 1:2,000,000 USGS Description
AKPARKS National Park Service
Lands, State of Alaska
Poly 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
AKSTATUS Land Ownership Poly Section level AKDNR Description
ALASKA Coastline, State of Alaska Poly 1:250,000 USGS Description
BOROUGHS Borough Boundaries Poly 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
CANADA Coastline, Canada Poly 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
CSU Conservation System Units Poly Sections AKDNR Description
LATLONG1 1 degree latitude / longitude grid Poly / Line Protracted AKDNR Description
LATLONG2 2 degree latitude / longitude grid Poly / Line Protracted AKDNR Description
MAJRIV Major Rivers Line 1:250,000 USGS Description
QUAD250 USGS 1:250,000 scale quads Poly Protracted USGS Description
ROADS Roads and transportation routes Line 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
SOILS Soils and landforms Poly 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
TOWNS Populated places Point 1:250,000 AKDNR Description
UTMZONES Universal Transverse Mercator Zones Poly   AKDNR Description
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