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Title: "Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)" (Updated Continuously)
Description: See the Libraries Detailed Webpage for this data collection.
Keywords and Themes: Airports, Bays, Bridges, Buildings, Capes, Cemeteries, Cliffs, Dams, Forests, Gaps, Geographic Names Information System (GNIS), Mountains, Parks, Place Names, Reservoirs, Sand Bars, Schools, Streams, Summits, Swamps, Towers (Transmission), Valleys
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Data Type: ASCII
Feature Type: Point
Coordinate System: Geographic Coordinates
Datum: Map Units: degrees/minutes/seconds

Spatial Extent: United States
Resolution: Sub-County
Source Scale: 1:24,000
Scale Note: 1:24,000

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Released by: USGS
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Collection Name: GNIS
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Distribution Restrictions: PUBLIC DOMAIN


Links to Metadata, Documentation, and Mapping:

Record ID: 650_USGS

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