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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM ANALYSIS OF TOPOGRAPHIC CHANGE IN PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, DURING THE LAST CENTURY

U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-224

By Peter G. Chirico and Jack B. Epstein

2000

U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2000-224 consists of the Open-File Report document (as an Adobe Acrobat PDF),an ArcExplorer GIS project, and the ArcInfo export files and ArcView shapefiles required to produce a map of geology and topographic change. The Adobe Acrobat Reader software and ArcExplorer GIS viewer software are provided on this CD-ROM. In addition, this CD-ROM contains U.S. Geological Survey Factsheet FS-117-00 which briefly summarizes the topographic change analysis described in the Open-File Report.

CONTENTS

OPEN-FILE

Open-File Report 00-224 - An Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file of the Open File Report. File Size (20.3 MB)

You will need Adobe Reader to view this file. Download a copy of the latest version of Adobe Reader for free.

FACTSHEET

Factsheet 117-00 - An Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file of USGS Factsheet 117-00, Mapping Buried Stream Valleys in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. File Size (2.26 MB)

GIS DATA
shapefiles
arcfiles

GIS Metadata
Geology metadata, and
Topographic Change metadata

Readme.txt – Text - only readme file that explains the contents of the data files

Also Included in this publication is a copy of ArcExplorer GIS viewer software, as well as, ArcExplorer GIS Project - (must have ArcExplorer GIS viewer software installed in order to open this project).

DISCLAIMERS

This report is preliminary and has not been reviewed for conformity with U.S. Geological Survey editorial standards or with the North American Stratigraphic code. Any use of trade, product, or firm names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. Although all data and software released with this open file have been used by the USGS, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the USGS as to the accuracy of the data and related materials and (or) the functioning of the software.

 

An Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file of the Open File Report. File Size (20.3 MB)

An Adobe Acrobat (PDF) file of USGS Factsheet 117-00, Mapping Buried Stream Valleys in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. File Size (2.26 MB)

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