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Title: "NTAD: Intermodal Terminal Facilities" (2004)
 
Description: This is a public dataset for the Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics. The public database consists of four tables. One of the tables is a spatial table: INTERMODAL_FACILITY. The three other tables consist of attribute data for the database: INTERMODAL_CARGO, INTERMODAL_COMMODITY and INTERMODAL_DIRECTIONALITY. This database was based on the requirements from the Commodity Flow Survey and with the different modes of DOT, supervised by BTS. The database will extend its design to support all of the modes within the DOT and in reference to modes involved with Intermodal transfer. This is a public dataset for the Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics for internal use in GIS efforts. The data can be utilized alone or in conjunction with various networks developed for the data.
 
Keywords and Themes: Intermodal Terminals, Transfer Locations, Transportation
 
Filename Prefix: facility
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Mapped Drive Folder: /fedgov/bts/ntad04/point/terminal/
Total size of data files: 1.63 MB
 
Data Type: ESRI Shapefile
Feature Type: Point
Coordinate System: GCS_WGS_1984
Datum: North American Datum of 1927Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: United States
Source Scale: Geocode source holds the source of the spatial coordinates, particular sources have varying spatial accuracy and is noted below.

Created by: Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)
Released by: Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)
Content Date: 2003
Published Date: 20040510

Collection Name: National Transportation Atlas Databases (NTAD) 2004
Physical Location: Reference Gov. Docs. CD Cabinet
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Acquired Date: 20040901
Distribution Restrictions: Public Domain

Note: Acknowledgment of the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) National Transportation Atlas Databases (NTAD) 2004 would be appreciated in products derived from these data.

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Record ID: 2489_ntad04