Minimum for FGDC Compliant Data

Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: This is the originator
Publication_Date: 000000
Title: This is the Title

Description:
Abstract:
a concise abstract of the data

Purpose:
(types of projects that do or might use the data, models, general use, illustrations, specific type of analysis, etc. Be specific if the data are really geared towards a narrow set of applications!)

Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 000000
Currentness_Reference: Publication date of sources

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: Unknown

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.0000
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -60.0000
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 50.0000
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 20.0000

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: none
Theme_Keyword: None

Access_Constraints: none

Use_Constraints:
Limitations of data for use at certain scales, date ranges, for use with other data


Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 19970131
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey Coastal and Marine Geologic Surveys
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing address
Address: 384 Woods Hole Road
City: Woods Hole
State_or_Province: MA
Postal_Code: 02543-1598
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 508-548-8700

Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: 19940608