Cloquet Valley State Forest - Historic Pine Data

This page last updated: 11/03/2022
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2. Data Quality
3. Data Organization
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5. Attributes
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7. Metadata Reference

Section 1 Overview
Originator Minnesota Historical Society
Title Cloquet Valley State Forest - Historic Pine Data
Abstract This dataset represents historic pine data for the Cloquet Valley State Forest. It was collected by Peter K. Jongewaard utilizing publically available historic information from the Minnesota Historical Society. Specifically, data was obtained from historic documents recorded in the Cloquet Lumber Company Estimate Book, MN Timber Commission Assessments, Northern Lumber Company Land and Tax Record, Cloquet Lumber Company Land and Tax Record, Northern Lumber Co. Acreage Statistics, State Timber Permit information, Johnson Wentworth Lumber Company Land and Tax Records, Northern Lumber Company Acreage Adjustment Books, and State Scaler records from the Surveyor General of Logs and Lumber Dist. 5 Duluth records in State Auditor archives.
Purpose This information can provide foresters a better understanding of the stand and how it should be managed.
Time Period of Content Date 11/03/2022
Currentness Reference
Progress In work
Maintenance and Update Frequency As needed
Spatial Extent of Data Cloquet Valley State Forest and Surrounding Area
Bounding Coordinates -92.5
-91.75
47.25
46.9
Place Keywords
Theme Keywords Cloquet Valley State Forest, Historic Pine Data, Last Cut Dates, Stand Density, Quarter-Quarter Sections
Theme Keyword Thesaurus Cloquet Valley State Forest, Historic Pine Data, Last Cut Dates, Stand Density, Quarter-Quarter Sections
Access Constraints
Use Constraints Use at your own risk
Contact Person Information Catalog Manager,
University of Minnesota, Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN  55803
Phone: 218-788-2767
Email: nrri-gis@d.umn.edu
Browse Graphic None available
Associated Data Sets

Section 2 Data Quality
Attribute Accuracy
Logical Consistency
Completeness In Progress
Horizontal Positional Accuracy
Lineage

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

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

Section 5 Attributes
Overview
Detailed Citation
Table Detail:
Historic Pine - Provides historic pine data for the Cloquet Valley State Forest
Field NameValid ValuesDefinitionDefinition Source
FID
-
Internal feature number.Esri
Shape
-
Feature geometry.Esri
TOWN
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Township Number
RANG
-
Range Number
SECT
-
Section Number
FORT
-
Code for 40-acre parcel/quarter-quarter section
JoinID
-
Unique Join ID Number
Lot__
-
Lot Number
Descriptio
-
Description of the 40-acre parcel or quarter-quarter
acres
-
Acre Amount
WP_logs_pe
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Number of White Pine logs per thousand board feet
NP_logs_pe
-
Number of Norway Pine logs per thousand board feet,
White_Pine
-
White pine board feet estimate
Norway_Pin
-
Norway pine board feet estimate
Total_Pine
-
Largest available pine estimate
CLC_Date_E
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Date attached to the Total Pine Feet estimate
CLC_Estima
-
Name of timber cruiser
Final_Est_
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Source of the information that went into Total Pine Feet - CLC est for Cloquet Lumber Company Estimate Book, CLC land tax for Cloquet LumberCompany Land and Tax Records, NLC land tax for Northern Lumber Company Land and Tax Records, or from MN Timber Commission State Assessment, or from State Timber Permit
When_Cut
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Date of original pine cutting
Last_Cut
-
Last Date of Original Cutting
Cut_By_Who
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Who Cut
CLCo_Verif
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Name of Cloquet Lumber Co person who verified the date of cutting
Camp_ID
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Name or number of lumber camp responsible for the cutting
Cut_Info_S
-
Source of when cut date
NLC_Estima
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Total Pine Feet recorded in Northern Lumber Company Land and Tax Records
State_Esti
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Total pine feet number found in either the MN Timber Commission Assessment or from the original State Timber Permit


Section 6 Distribution
Publisher Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI)
Publication Date 11/03/2022
Contact Person Information Catalog Manager,
University of Minnesota, Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN  55803
Phone: 218-788-2767
Email: nrri-gis@d.umn.edu
Distributor's Data Set Identifier HistoricPine_StandDensity and HistoricPine_LastCut
Distribution Liability
Ordering Instructions
Online LinkageNone Available

Section 7 Metadata Reference
Metadata Date 11/03/2022
Contact Person Information Catalog Manager,
University of Minnesota, Natural Resources Research Institute
5013 Miller Trunk Highway
Duluth, MN  55803
Phone: 218-788-2767
Email: nrri-gis@d.umn.edu
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage http://www.mngeo.state.mn.us/committee/standards/mgmg/metadata.htm


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