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NPWS - Natural Heritage Areas (Metadata)


Metadata
File Identifier: {8984EE3D-9E82-4E2B-9E8E-99BFBE1A38C5}
Metadata Language: English
: utf8
Resource Type: Dataset
Responsible Party:
Organisation Name: Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
Position Name: Data Manager
Role: Point Of Contact
Contact Info:
Voice: missing
Fax: missing
Delivery Point: missing
City: missing
Administrative Area: missing
Country: Ireland
E-Mail Address: natureconservation@ahg.gov.ie
Metadata Date: 2013-05-02
Metadata Standard Name: ISDI Metadata Profile
Metadata Standard Version: 1.2
Data Identification
Abstract: This INSPIRE data set publishes the data for the locations of the Natural Heritage Areas in Ireland, a layer in the INSPIRE Protected Sites data theme for the Republic of Ireland.The basic designation for wildlife is the Natural Heritage Area (NHA). This is an area considered nationally important for the habitats present or that holds species of plants and animals whose habitat needs protection. They are protected under the Wildlife (Amendment) Act of 2000. This is a national dataset.
Purpose: To report on and manage the NHA designations within the Republic of Ireland.
Language: English
Citation:
Title: NPWS - Natural Heritage Areas (Metadata)
Date:
Date: 2013-05-02
Date Type: Publication Date
Identifier:
Point Of Contact:
Organisation Name: Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
Position Name: Data Manager
Role: Point Of Contact
Contact Info:
Voice: missing
Fax: missing
Delivery Point: missing
City: missing
Administrative Area: missing
Country: Ireland
E-Mail Address: natureconservation@ahg.gov.ie
Representation Type: Vector
Equivalent Scale: 1: 5000
Topic Category: Environment and Conservation
Keyword Collection:
Keyword: Protected sites
Associated Thesaurus: GEMET - INSPIRE themes, version 1.0
Keyword: natural heritage
Associated Thesaurus: GEMET - Concepts, version 2.4
Keyword: Protected sites
Keyword: habitat
Keyword: biodiversity
Keyword: Ireland
Keyword: natural heritage area
Keyword: INSPIRE
Keyword: NPWS
Keyword: OSI
Keyword: infoMapAccessService
Spatial Extent:
West Bounding Longitude: -10.6000
East Bounding Longitude: -5.3400
North Bounding Latitude: 55.4700
South Bounding Latitude: 51.3500
Constraints: Irish PSI Licence
Legal Constraints:
Access Constraints: Other Restrictions
Other Constraints: no limitations
Distribution
Distribution Format:
Format Name: ArcGIS
Format Version: 10.1
Transfer Options:
URL: https://www.geoportal.ie/geoportal/download/ProtectedSites_NHA/npws-inspire-protected-sites-natural-heritage-areas.atom.en.xml
Description:
Function: Download
Transfer Options:
URL: https://www.geoportal.ie/wss/service/NPWS-ProtectedSitesNHA-IVS/WSS?request=getcapabilities&service=wms&version=1.3.0
Description:
Function: Information
Distributor:
Distributor Contact:
Organisation Name: Same as dataset point of contact details
Position Name: Data Manager
Role: Point Of Contact
Contact Info:
Voice: missing
Fax: missing
Delivery Point: missing
City: missing
Administrative Area: missing
Country: Ireland
E-Mail Address: natureconservation@ahg.gov.ie
Quality
Scope: Dataset
Conformance Result:
Validation Performed: false
Explanation: Level of conformance with the COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 1089/2010 of 23 November 2010 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards interoperability of spatial data sets and services
Specification:
Title: INSPIRE Data Specification on Protected Sites
Date:
Date: 2010-12-08
Date Type: Publication Date
Conformance Result:
Validation Performed:
Explanation: This dataset was digitised from Ordnance Survey of Ireland 1:10560 raster data. It was digitized on screen using ArcGIS. The source projection is Irish National Grid.
Specification:
Title: COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 1089/2010 of 23 November 2010 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards interoperability of spatial data sets and services
Date:
Date: 2010-12-08
Date Type: Publication Date
Lineage: This dataset was digitised from Ordnance Survey of Ireland 1:10560 raster data. It was digitized on screen using ArcGIS. The source projection is Irish National Grid.
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