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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "National Pollutants Discharge Elimination System Sites" (2006)
Description: The North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Division of Water Quality, Planning Branch in cooperation with the NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, developed the GIS data set, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Sites(NPDES), to enhance planning, siting, and impact analysis in areas which are directly affected by these sites. The file identifies outfall locations for individual NPDES permitted wastewater discharges to surface waters in North Carolina. This data was created to assist governmental agencies and others in making resource management decisions through use of a Geographic Information System (GIS).
Keywords and Themes: Permitted Activity Sites, Point Source, Water Dischargers, Water Pollution
Filename Prefix: npdes
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Mapped Drive Folder: /cgia83/ncom200703/
Total size of data files: 0.11637 MB
Data Type: Shapefile
Feature Type: Point
Coordinate System: NAD_1983_StatePlane_North_Carolina_FIPS_3200
Datum: North American Datum of 1983Map Units: Meters

Spatial Extent: North Carolina
Source Scale: 1:24000

Created by: NC DENR - Div. of Water Quality, Water Quality Section
Released by: NC Center for Geographic Information & Analysis
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Collection Name: NC OneMap - 3/12/2007
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Acquired Date: Downloaded Mar 12, 2007
Distribution Restrictions: Public Domain

Note: Public download and possible updated data are available from NC OneMap

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Record ID: 3057_NCOM0703