Aerial Photography - 2021 - Spring, Dakota County, Minnesota

This page last updated: 07/12/2022
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Section 1 Overview
Originator Dakota County
Title Aerial Photography - 2021 - Spring, Dakota County, Minnesota
Abstract Low level (6-inch) aerial photography for Dakota County flown in Spring 2021. Tested 1.00 feet horizontal accuracy at 95% confidence level. (Points indepedent of those used by vendor.)
Purpose Low level (6-inch) aerial photography for Dakota County flown in Spring 2021. Tested 1.00 feet horizontal accuracy at 95% confidence level. (Points indepedent of those used by vendor.)
Time Period of Content Date 04/01/2021
Currentness Reference Flown in Spring 2021. Flight dates in April.
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency None Planned
Spatial Extent of Data Dakota County
Bounding Coordinates -93.329853
-92.729236
44.923499
44.468748
Place Keywords Apple Valley, Burnsville,Castle Rock Township,Coates,Douglas Township,Eagan,Empire Township,Farmington,Greenvale Township,Hampton,Hampton Township,Hastings,Inver Grove Heights,Lakeville,Lilydale,Marshan Township,Mendota, Mendota Heights,Miesville,New Trier,Nininger Township,Northfield,Randolph, Randolph Township, Ravenna Township,Rosemount,Sciota Township,South St Paul,Sunfish Lake,Vermillion, Vermillion Township,Waterford Township,West St Paul,Dakota County
Theme Keywords base map, imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, Digital Orthorectified Image, Ortho, Orthophoto, Air Photo, Air Photography, Aerial Photo, Aerial Photography
Theme Keyword Thesaurus None
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Dakota County GIS Database Disclaimer NOTICE: Dakota County Geographic Information System (GIS) Data are made available pursuant to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act (Minnesota Statutes Chapter 13) THE GIS DATA ARE PROVIDED TO YOU AS IS AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY AS TO THEIR PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE. The GIS Data were developed by Dakota County ("County") for their own internal business purposes. The County does not represent or warrant that the GIS Data or the data documentation are error-free, complete, current, or accurate. You are responsible for any consequences resulting from your use of the GIS Data or your reliance on the GIS Data. You should consult the data documentation for this particular GIS Data to determine the limitations of the GIS Data and the precision with which the GIS Data may depict distance, direction, location, or other geographic features. If you transmit or provide the GIS Data (or any portion of it) to another user, you must provide a copy of this disclaimer and the accompanying metadata for this dataset to the user.

This imagery is copyrighted and licensed by Nearmap US Inc, which retains ownership of the imagery. It is being provided by Dakota County under the terms of that license. It may be used for any purpose, excluding commercial purpose. Any third party must use this imagery in the ordinary course of their business and may not resell such imagery for the purpose of direct commercial benefit or gain. By accessing this imagery, the user acknowledges these terms and affirms compliance.
Contact Person Information Dakota County GIS, Staff
Dakota County GIS
14955 Galaxie Ave
Apple Valley, Minnesota  55124
Phone:
Email: gis@co.dakota.mn.us
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Section 2 Data Quality
Attribute Accuracy N/A
Logical Consistency N/A
Completeness Dakota County is covered.
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Using NSSD methods this data tested 1.00 feet horizontal accuracy at 95% confidence level.
Lineage This service contains imagery from Spring 2021.

Section 3 Spatial Data Organization (not used in this metadata)

Section 4 Coordinate System
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme Universal Transverse Mercator
UTM Zone Number 15
Horizontal Datum NAD83
Horizontal Units meters

Section 5 Attributes
Overview None
Detailed Citation None
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Section 6 Distribution
Publisher Dakota County
Publication Date 10/01/2021
Contact Person Information Dakota County GIS, Staff
Dakota County GIS
14955 Galaxie Ave
Apple Valley, Minnesota  55124
Phone:
Email: gis@co.dakota.mn.us
Distributor's Data Set Identifier base_aerialphotography_2021_sprg
Distribution Liability
Ordering Instructions See Online Linkage Below
Online Linkage I AGREE to the notice in "Distribution Liability" above. Clicking to agree will either begin the download process, link to a service, or provide more instructions. See "Ordering Instructions" above for details.

Section 7 Metadata Reference
Metadata Date 07/12/2022
Contact Person Information Dakota County GIS, Staff
Dakota County GIS
14955 Galaxie Ave
Apple Valley, Minnesota  55124
Phone: 952-891-7000
Email: gis@co.dakota.mn.us
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage http://www.gis.state.mn.us/stds/metadata.htm


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