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Completeness Rubric for: Northern Gulf 1 arc-second NAVD 88 Coastal Digital Elevation Model

Completeness Score: 91% + 20.9

Resource Hierarchy Level: 'dataset' ? Status: 'completed'
Category Score
+ Extra Credit
Rubric Requirements
Identification 100% + 2 Required
Access 100% + 2 Conditional - not required when Resource Hierarchy Level ='fieldSession' or Status= 'planned'.
Coverage 100% + 2 Required
Content 0% + 0 Conditional - not required when Resource Hierarchy Level = 'fieldSession'.
History 100% + 4 Required
Quality 100% + 1 Conditional - not required when Resource Hierarchy Level = 'fieldSession'.
Connections 100% + .9 Required
Metadata 100% + 1 Required
Associated Resource + 5 Highly Recommended
Attribution + 3 Highly Recommended

Version 2.1.
Last update of Rubric scoring: 2016-11-17
Last update of HTML display: 2016-11-17

NOAA data providers are required, per the NOAA Data Documentation Procedural Directive, to document their datasets, models, observations and other earth science resources with ISO 19115:2005 and ISO 19115-2:2009 standards and represent them as ISO 19139 compliant XML. However, there are many different ways to implement the standards and very little content is required to create a valid metadata record. Therefore, in addition to ISO compliance, this Completeness Rubric provides an extra level of assessment to help metadata authors provide more thorough information about their data. For more information about the Completeness Rubric, and how it works, users can refer to the Completeness Rubric Information wiki page.

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Identification Category

9/9 +2

The Identification Category provides content needed for basic discovery of the resource. It includes the title, an abstract, theme keywords, point of contact, status and Resource Hierarchy Level.
Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Resource Hierarchy Level
(1)
Required 1 dataset /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:hierarchyLevel/gmd:MD_ScopeCode/@codeListValue
Resource Title
(1)
Required 1 Northern Gulf 1 arc-second NAVD 88 Coastal Digital Elevation Model //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:title
Resource ID
(0)
Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code
Abstract
(1)
Required 1 NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) is building high-resolution digital elevation models (DEMs) for select U.S. coastal regions in the Gulf of Mexico. These integrated bathymetric-topographic DEMs were developed for NOAA Coastal Survey Dev (...etc) //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:abstract
Purpose
(1)
Required 1 Developed for the Office of Coast Survey (OCS), NOAA Coastal Survey Development Laboratory (CSDL) in support of NOAA's Vertical Datum Transformation tool (VDatum). //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:purpose
Resource Date
(1)
Required 1 2010-12-31 ~ publication //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:date[gmd:CI_Date or gmd:CI_Date/gmd:date/@gco:nilReason]
Status
(1)
Required 1 completed //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:status//gmd:MD_ProgressCode/@codeListValue
Browse Graphic
(1)
Recommended EC https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/thumbnails/DEM/720.png //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:graphicOverview/gmd:MD_BrowseGraphic/gmd:fileName
Topic Category
(1)
Required 1 elevation //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:topicCategory/gmd:MD_TopicCategoryCode
Theme Keywords
(9)
Required 1 Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Seafloor Topography || Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry || Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Water Depth || Earth Science > Land Surface > Topography > Terrain Elevation || Earth Science > Land Surface > Topography > Terrain Elevation > Topographical Relief Maps || Earth Science > Oceans > Coastal Processes > Coastal Elevation || Coastal Relief || Gridded elevations || Integrated bathymetry and topography //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='theme']/gmd:keyword
Theme Keyword Thesaurus
(2)
Recommended EC Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords || Uncontrolled //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='theme']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:title
Resource Contact
(1)
Required 1 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce ~ DEM Information ~ pointOfContact //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:citedResponsibleParty/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty[gmd:role/gmd:CI_RoleCode/@codeListValue='pointOfContact'] | //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:pointOfContact

Access Category

4/4 +2

The Access Category provides information about how to obtain the data, including formats, access points, distribution contacts and disclaimer statements. Not required when Resource Hierarchy Level='fieldSession' or Status = 'planned'.
Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Distribution Format (1) Required 1 netCDF //gmd:MD_Distribution//gmd:MD_Format/gmd:name
Format Specification (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_Distribution//gmd:MD_Format/gmd:specification
Distribution URL(s) (8) Required 1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal || https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/bathymetry/?layers=dem || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/dodsC/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc.html || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/fileServer/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/wcs/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?service=WCS&version=1.0.0&request=GetCapabilities || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/wms/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?service=WMS&version=1.3.0&request=GetCapabilities || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/ncss/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc/dataset.html || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/ncml/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?catalog=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ngdc.noaa.gov%2Fthredds%2Fcatalog%2Fregional%2Fcatalog.html&dataset=regionalDatasetScan%2Fnorthern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc //gmd:MD_Distribution//gmd:MD_DigitalTransferOptions/gmd:onLine/gmd:CI_OnlineResource/gmd:linkage
Access Contact (1) Required 1 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of CommerceDEM Informationdem.info@noaa.govpointOfContact //gmd:MD_Distribution//gmd:MD_Distributor/gmd:distributorContact/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty
Resource Constraint (3) Required 1 Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series. || Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States. || otherRestrictionsDistribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any err (...etc) //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:resourceConstraints
Data Center Keyword (2) Recommended EC DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce || DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='dataCenter']/gmd:keyword
Data Center Keyword Thesaurus (1) Recommended EC Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='dataCenter']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:title

Coverage Category

2/2 +2

The Coverage Categrory provides information about regarding the extent of the resource, such as temporal range of content, geographic bounds of content, and general place names. This information can be displayed on maps and timelines and used in spatial searches. The Spatial Extent is not required when the Resource Hierarchy Level= 'nonGeographicDataset'.
Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Temporal Extent (1) Required 1 1873-01-012003-01-01 //gmd:MD_DataIdentification//gmd:EX_Extent/gmd:temporalElement//gmd:EX_TemporalExtent
Duration (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification//gmd:EX_Extent/gmd:temporalElement//gmd:EX_TemporalExtent//gml:TimePeriod/gml:duration
Time Interval (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification//gmd:EX_Extent/gmd:temporalElement//gmd:EX_TemporalExtent//gml:TimePeriod/gml:timeInterval
Spatial Extent (1) Required 1 -90.75-85.028.531.25 //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:extent/gmd:EX_Extent/gmd:geographicElement/gmd:EX_GeographicBoundingBox
Vertical Extent (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:extent/gmd:EX_Extent/gmd:verticalElement/gmd:EX_VerticalExtent
Place Keywords (6) Recommended EC Continent > North America > United States of America > Louisiana || Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean > Gulf of Mexico || Vertical Location > Land Surface || Vertical Location > Sea Floor || New Orleans || South West Louisiana //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='place']/gmd:keyword
Place Keyword Thesaurus (2) Recommended EC Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords || Uncontrolled //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='place']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation

Content Category

0/3 + 0

The Content Category identifies the parameters, variables or features of the resource and can be documented with at least one of the two subcategories: Attributes or Features. Not Required when Resource Hierarchy Level = 'fieldSession'.

Attributes 0/3 +0

Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Description of Attributes (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo//gmd:attributeDescription
Attributes Category (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo//gmd:contentType/gmd:MD_CoverageContentTypeCode/@codeListValue
Attributes Details (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo//gmd:dimension | //gmd:contentInfo//gmi:rangeElementDescription/gmi:MI_RangeElementDescription

Features 0/3 + 0

Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Feature Catalog Citation (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo/gmd:MD_FeatureCatalogueDescription/gmd:featureCatalogueCitation/gmd:CI_Citation
Feature Catalog URL (0) Recommended //gmd:contentInfo/gmd:MD_FeatureCatalogueDescription/gmd:featureCatalogueCitation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:citedResponsibleParty/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty/gmd:contactInfo/gmd:CI_Contact/gmd:onlineResource/gmd:CI_OnlineResource
List of Feature Types (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo/gmd:MD_FeatureCatalogueDescription/gmd:featureTypes
Feature Catalog Included (0) Required 0 //gmd:contentInfo/gmd:MD_FeatureCatalogueDescription/gmd:includedWithDataset

History Category

4/4 + 4

The History Category provides information about how the resource was collected, processed or other steps associated with the resource, such as archival activity. The Acquisition subcategory is recommended for raw or near-raw observations, for example Level 0 satellite data. Lineage subcategory is recommended for resources that have been processed. If unable to provide acquisition or lineage, then provide a general statement. At least Acquisition, Lineage or Statement is required. You get extra credit if more than one subcategory is documented.

Lineage 4/4+ 0

Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Lineage Scope (2) Required 1 repository || dataset //gmd:DQ_DataQuality[gmd:lineage]/gmd:scope/gmd:DQ_Scope/gmd:level/gmd:MD_ScopeCode/@codeListValue
Input Source (9) Required 1 Source Contribution: Hydrographic surveys provided to NGDC by CSDL ; Source Type: digital files via FTPNOS Hydrographic Surveys2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NOS/OCS/CSDL > Coast Survey Development Laboratory, OCS, NOS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commer (...etc)Source Contribution: Hydrographic surveys provided to NGDC by CSDL ; Source Type: digital files via FTPENC Digital Hydrographic Charts2009-01-01publicationNOAA/OCS > Office of Coastal Systems Laboratory, OCS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerceoriginat (...etc)Source Contribution: coastal lidar ; Source Type: onlineUSGS National Elevation Dataset2005-01-01publicationUSGS > United States Geological Survey, U.S. Department of Interiororiginatorhttp://ned.usgs.gov/USGS 1 Arc-Second NEDTopographic elevation da (...etc)Source Contribution: Digital 2 foot contours; Source Type: onlineFDEM contoured lidar2009-01-01publicationFlorida Department of Emergency Management (FDEM)originatorhttp://www.sad.usace.army.mil/FDEM contoured lidarFDEM topographic lidar contoursdown (...etc)Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: onlineDigital Elevation Models of Mobile, AL2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Cebter, NOAA, U.S Department of Commerceoriginator2009-01-012009-01-01 || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: onlineDigital Elevation Models of New Orleans, LA2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Cebter, NOAA, U.S Department of Commerceoriginator2009-01-012010-01-01 || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: onlineDigital Elevation Models of Panama City, FL2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Cebter, NOAA, U.S Department of Commerceoriginator2010-01-012010-01-01 || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: onlineDigital Elevation Models of Biloxi, MS2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Cebter, NOAA, U.S Department of Commerceoriginatorhttp://nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/Digital (...etc)Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: onlineDigital Elevation Models of Southern Louisiana2009-01-01publicationDOC/NOAA/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Cebter, NOAA, U.S Department of Commerceoriginator2010-01-012010-01-01 //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:lineage/gmd:LI_Lineage//gmd:source
Process Step(s) (21) Required 1 NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data (...etc)All datasets obtained by NGDC were converted to common horizontal and vertical datums of NAD 83 geographic and NAVD 88, respectively, using Proj4 and VDatum transformation tool. They were also converted to common file format, ESRI point shapefiles, f (...etc)Datasets were visually inspected for identification and editing of data anomalies. Datasets were then compared with overlapping datasets to ensure data consistency. || Coastline datasets were merged and adjusted to fit satellite imagery. || xyz files of the bathymetric data were surfaced using GMT's 'surface' tool onto a 1 arc-second grid that interpolated to fill empty cells. Points extracted every 10 meters along the coastline were also included to ensure that the bathymetric grid rea (...etc)xyz files for each input dataset were gridded using MB-System's 'mbgrid' tool, which utilizes a high-tension spline interpolation method to fill grid cells with no input elevation values. Preferential weighting was given to more recent, higher-accura (...etc)The NAVD 88 DEM was quantitatively evaluated by comparing with source datasets and with elevation values extracted from NGS geodetic monuments. It was visually evaluated by converting to UTM-zone coordinates (units of meters horizontally and vertical (...etc)Source Contribution: Hydrographic surveys provided to NGDC by CSDL ; Source Type: digital files via FTP || Digital database of non-superceded NOS hydrographic surveys that date back to the late 19th century. || Source Contribution: Hydrographic surveys provided to NGDC by CSDL ; Source Type: digital files via FTP || Digital hydrographic elevation data || Source Contribution: coastal lidar ; Source Type: online || Topographic elevation dataset || Source Contribution: Digital 2 foot contours; Source Type: online || FDEM topographic lidar contours || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: online || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: online || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: online || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: online || In March 2007, NGDC, an office of NOAA, developed a bathymetric-topographic DEM centererd on Biloxi, Mississippi for the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) NOAA Center for Tsunami Research (http://nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/). || Source Contribution: Digital Elevation Model ; Source Type: online //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:lineage/gmd:LI_Lineage[gmd:processStep or gmd:sourceStep] //gmd:description
Processor (1) Required 1 Matthew R. LoveDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of CommerceMatthew.Love@noaa.govpointOfContact //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:lineage/gmd:LI_Lineage//gmd:processor/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty

Acquisition +4

Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Platform Identifier (1) Required 1 Digital Elevation Model //gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation//gmi:MI_Platform/gmi:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code
Platform Description (1) Required 1 (missing) //gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation//gmi:MI_Platform/gmi:description
Instrument Identifier (0) Required 0 //gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation//gmi:MI_Instrument/gmi:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code
Instrument Description (0) Required 0 //gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation//gmi:MI_Instrument/gmi:description
Platform Keyword (1) Recommended EC Models/Analyses > DEM > Digital Elevation Model //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='platform']/gmd:keyword
Platform Keyword Thesaurus (1) Recommended EC Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='platform']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation
Instrument Keyword (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='instrument']/gmd:keyword
Instrument Keyword Thesaurus (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='instrument']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation

History Statement + 0

Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Lineage Statement (0) Conditional 0 //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:lineage/gmd:LI_Lineage/gmd:statement

Quality Category

2/2 +1

The Quality Category provides reports on how complete or accurate a resource is. Not required when Resource Hierarchy Level = 'fieldSession'.
Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
Quality Scope (2) Required 1 dataset || series //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:scope/gmd:DQ_Scope/gmd:level/gmd:MD_ScopeCode/@codeListValue[../../../../../gmd:report]
Quality Report (11) Required 1 Horizontal Positional Accuracy Report || The horizontal accuracy of bathymetric and topographic features in the DEM is dependent upon the accuracy of the input datasets used to determine corresponding cell values. Topography: 10 meters due to cell size. Lidar: less than 5 meters. DEM cell-v (...etc)Vertical Positional Accuracy Report || The vertical accuracy of bathymetric and topographic features in the DEM is dependent upon the accuracy of the input datasets used to determine corresponding cell values. Topography: 1 to 16 meters. Vertical accuracy of input topographic datasets lim (...etc)NGDC made every effort to obtain all available digital topographic and bathymetric datasets in the region for use in building the DEM. || Datasets were visually compared internally and externally (with other overlapping datasets and satellite images and maps) in ESRI ArcGIS for identification of anomalous elevations or data inconsistencies. Where elevation inconsistencies occurred, the (...etc)Data Stewardship Maturity Assessment || MM-Stew || The Data Stewardship Maturity Matrix (DSMM) is a unified framework that defines criteria for each of nine components based on measurable practices, which can be used to apply a progressive, 6-level rating to an individual dataset, representing stewar (...etc)Data Stewardship Maturity Assessment was evaluated by the metadata content editor for the NOAA OneStop project using the Scientific Data Stewardship Maturity Assessment Model Template v4.0. || The Scientific Data Stewardship Maturity Assessment Model Template //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:report//gmd:nameOfMeasure | //gmd:measureIdentification | //gmd:measureDescription | //gmd:evaluationMethodDescription | //gmd:evaluationProcedure
Quality Result (6) Recommended EC (missing) || (missing) || (unknown) || (unknown) || optimaladvancedintermediateadvancedintermediateintermediateminimalminimalintermediate || Northern_Gulf_1s_NAVD_DEM2016-06-22publicationv01r00DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of CommercepublisherData Stewardship Maturity Assessment was evaluated by the metadata content ed (...etc) //gmd:DQ_DataQuality/gmd:report//gmd:result

Connections Category

3.0/3 +.9

The Connection Category checks that all URLs have a functionCode and either a Name or a Description. You get extra credit when both Name and Description are available.
Label (count) Rule Score Metadata Content Guidance: Xpath and ISO Explorer Links
URL (41) Required 1 http://www.epsg-registry.org/export.htm?gml=urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG::4269 || http://www.epsg-registry.org/ || http://www.epsg-registry.org/export.htm?gml=urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::5103 || http://www.epsg-registry.org/ || https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords || https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords || https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/bathymetry/?layers=dem || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/dat/dems/regional_tr/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.pdf || https://ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal/coastal.html || https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=c876e3c96a8642ab8557646a3b4fa0ff || https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=feb3c625dc094112bb5281c17679c769 || https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords || https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/DEM_global_mosaic/ImageServer || https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/DEM_global_mosaic_hillshade/ImageServer || https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/services/DEM_global_mosaic_hillshade/ImageServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS || https://ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal/coastal.html || https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=d41f39c8a6684c54b62c8f1ab731d5ad || https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/DEM_global_mosaic_hillshade/ImageServer || http://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/DEM_global_mosaic/ImageServer || https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords || https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/web_mercator/dem_extents/MapServer || https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/services/web_mercator/dem_extents/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS || https://ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal/coastal.html || https://noaa.maps.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=e9ba2e7afb7d46cd878b34aa3bfce042 || https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords || https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/arcgis/rest/services/DEM_NAVD88/ImageServer || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/coastal || https://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/bathymetry/?layers=dem || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/dodsC/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc.html || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/fileServer/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/wcs/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?service=WCS&version=1.0.0&request=GetCapabilities || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/wms/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?service=WMS&version=1.3.0&request=GetCapabilities || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/ncss/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc/dataset.html || https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/thredds/ncml/regional/northern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc?catalog=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ngdc.noaa.gov%2Fthredds%2Fcatalog%2Fregional%2Fcatalog.html&dataset=regionalDatasetScan%2Fnorthern_gulf_1_navd88_2010.nc || https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/csdl.html || http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/ || http://ned.usgs.gov/ || http://www.sad.usace.army.mil/ || http://nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/ || https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.1211954 || (template) //gmd:CI_OnlineResource/gmd:linkage
URL Name (40) Conditional 0.975609756097561 NAD83 || European Petroleum Survey Group Geodetic Parameter Registry || NAVD88 || European Petroleum Survey Group Geodetic Parameter Registry || Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords || Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords || Bathymetric Data Viewer || Digital Elevation Models of the Northern Gulf Coast: Procedures, Data Sources and Analysis || Integrated Models of Coastal Relief at NCEI || NOAA GeoPlatform Entry for DEM Global Mosaic (Elevation Values) || NOAA GeoPlatform Entry for DEM Global Mosaic (Color Shaded Relief) || Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords || DEM Global Mosaic (Elevation Values) ArcGIS Image Service || DEM Global Mosaic (Color Shaded Relief) ArcGIS Image Service || DEM Global Mosaic (Color Shaded Relief) WMS || Integrated Models of Coastal Relief at NCEI || NOAA GeoPlatform Entry for Digital Elevation Model Footprints || DEM Global Mosaic (Color Shaded Relief) || DEM Global Mosaic (Elevation Values) || Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords || Digital Elevation Model Footprints ArcGIS Dynamic Map Service || Digital Elevation Model Footprints Web Map Service (WMS) || Integrated Models of Coastal Relief at NCEI || NOAA GeoPlatform Entry for Digital Elevation Model NAVD88 Mosaic || Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords || DEM Mosaic (NAVD88) ArcGIS Image Service || DEM text search || Bathymetric Data Viewer || OPeNDAP Dataset Access Form || Download NetCDF File || Web Coverage Service GetCapabilities || Web Map Service GetCapabilities || Download a subset of the NetCDF || NetCDF Markup Language file || CSDL non-superceded NOS Hydrographic Survey Database || OCS ENC electronic navigational charts || USGS 1 Arc-Second NED || FDEM contoured lidar || Digital Elevation Models of Biloxi, MS || The Scientific Data Stewardship Maturity Assessment Model Template //gmd:CI_OnlineResource/gmd:name
URL Description (38) Conditional 0.926829268292683 Link to Geographic Markup Language (GML) description of reference system. || Registry that accesses the EPSG Geodetic Parameter Dataset, which is a structured dataset of Coordinate Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations. || Link to Geographic Markup Language (GML) description of reference system. || Registry that accesses the EPSG Geodetic Parameter Dataset, which is a structured dataset of Coordinate Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations. || The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. || The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. || The Bathymetric Data Viewer is an interactive map providing discovery, descriptions, and download capability for bathymetric survey data and digital elevation models archived at NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). || Report describing the development of the Northern Gulf Coast DEMs || NOAA GeoPlatform listing for DEM Global Mosaic (Elevation Values) || Shaded relief visualization of a global seamless bathymetry/topography mosaic of digital elevation models at NOAA/NCEI. || The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. || REST endpoint for DEM Global Mosaic (Elevation Values) ArcGIS Image Service || This service provides a color shaded relief visualization of the data. The elevations/depths are displayed using this color ramp: https://gis.ngdc.noaa.gov/viewers/images/dem_color_scale.png. || Capabilities document for Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service for DEM Global Mosaic (Color Shaded Relief) || NOAA GeoPlatform listing for Digital Elevation Model Footprints ArcGIS Map Service || Color shaded relief visualization of a global seamless bathymetry/topography mosaic of digital elevation models at NOAA/NCEI. || A global seamless bathymetry/topography mosaic of digital elevation models at NOAA/NCEI. || The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. || REST endpoint for Digital Elevation Model Footprints ArcGIS dynamic map service || Capabilities document for Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service for Digital Elevation Model Footprints || Please see website for more information about Coastal DEMs. || NOAA GeoPlatform listing for Digital Elevation Model NAVD88 Mosaic ArcGIS Image Service || The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. || REST endpoint for Digital Elevation Model NAVD88 Mosaic ArcGIS Image Service || Text search for locating completed and planned DEMs. || The Bathymetric Data Viewer is an interactive map providing discovery, descriptions, and download capability for bathymetric survey data and digital elevation models archived at NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). || OPeNDAP Dataset Access Form || Download NetCDF File || Web Coverage Service GetCapabilities || Web Map Service GetCapabilities || Download a subset of the NetCDF || NetCDF Markup Language file || Digital database of non-superceded NOS hydrographic surveys that date back to the late 19th century. || Digital hydrographic elevation data || Topographic elevation dataset || FDEM topographic lidar contours || In March 2007, NGDC, an office of NOAA, developed a bathymetric-topographic DEM centererd on Biloxi, Mississippi for the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) NOAA Center for Tsunami Research (http://nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/). || Landing page for quality evaluation procedure. //gmd:CI_OnlineResource/gmd:description
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Metadata Category

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Metadata ID (1) Required 1 gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.dem:720 /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:fileIdentifier
Metadata Date (1) Required 1 2019-06-06 /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dateStamp
Metadata Contact (1) Required 1 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce ~ DEM Information ~ pointOfContact /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contact/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty
Metadata Standard Name (1) Required 1 ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataStandardName
Metadata Standard Version (1) Required 1 ISO 19115-2:2009(E) /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataStandardVersion
Metadata Maintenance Note (4) Recommended EC This metadata was automatically generated from the Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata: Extensions for Remote Sensing Metadata standard (version FGDC-STD-012-2002) using the 2012-08-07. f version of the FGDC RSE to ISO 19115-2 transform (...etc)Last Translation from FGDC 2012-08-07T15:57:56.507-06:00 || Last Metadata Review Date: 2012-02-26 || This record was automatically modified on 2015-09-03 to include references to NCEI where applicable. /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataMaintenance/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation/gmd:maintenanceNote

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Cross Reference Citation (1) Recommended EC Digital Elevation Models of the Northern Gulf Coast: Procedures, Data Sources, and Analysis //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:aggregationInfo/gmd:MD_AggregateInformation[gmd:associationType/gmd:DS_AssociationTypeCode/@codeListValue='crossReference']/gmd:aggregateDataSetName/gmd:CI_Citation
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Larger Work Citation (1) Recommended EC NOAA VDatum DEM Project //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:aggregationInfo/gmd:MD_AggregateInformation[gmd:associationType/gmd:DS_AssociationTypeCode/@codeListValue='largerWorkCitation']/gmd:aggregateDataSetName/gmd:CI_Citation
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Project Keyword (2) Recommended EC ICSU-WDS > International Council for Science - World Data System || NOAA OneStop Project //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='project']/gmd:keyword
Project Keyword Thesaurus (1) Recommended EC Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:descriptiveKeywords/gmd:MD_Keywords[gmd:type/gmd:MD_KeywordTypeCode/@codeListValue='project']/gmd:thesaurusName/gmd:CI_Citation
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Attribution Category

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Creator (1) Recommended EC DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce ~ originator //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:citedResponsibleParty/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty[gmd:role/gmd:CI_RoleCode/@codeListValue[(.)= 'resourceProvider' or (.) = 'originator' or (.) = 'principalInvestigator' or (.) = 'author' or (.) = 'collaborator']]
Publisher (2) Recommended EC NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information ~ publisher || DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce ~ publisher //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:citedResponsibleParty/gmd:CI_ResponsibleParty[.//gmd:role/gmd:CI_RoleCode/@codeListValue='publisher']
Publication Year (1) Recommended EC 2010-12-31 ~ publication //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:date/[.//gmd:dateType/gmd:CI_DateTypeCode/@codeListValue = 'publication' or .//gmd:dateType/gmd:CI_DateTypeCode/@codeListValue = 'creation']
DOI (0) Recommended //gmd:MD_DataIdentification/gmd:citation/gmd:CI_Citation/gmd:identifier/gmd:MD_Identifier/gmd:code[contains(., 'DOI') or contains(.,'doi') or contains(.,'Doi')]
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