Shoreline and land exent of Turks and Caicos, 2020

The dataset is a polygon shapefile layer with all land areas of Turks and Caicos. It comprises additional information: name of the island, area, population if applicable.

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Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated February 25, 2021, 15:40 (UTC)
Created October 29, 2020, 19:40 (UTC)
Region TC
Language eng
Topic Category oceans
Temporal Extent Start 2019-11-01
Temporal Extent End 2020-03-31
Dataset Reference Date 2020
Lineage The primary source was a land extent dataset obtained from DECR database. This layer was then validated and edited using google earth imagery in order to have more accurate and up to date information.
West Longitude -72.48278
South Latitude 21.17765
East Longitude -71.07836
North Latitude 21.96247
Spatial Reference System WGS84
Responsible Organisation Name Department of Environment and Coastal Resources
Contact Mail Address
Responsible Party Role resource provider, custodian, owner, user, distributor, originator, point of contact, processor, publisher and author
Access Limitations Open access
Use Constraints Open
Data Format shape
Update Frequency continual
Accuracy 2-10m
Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 2020-03-04
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details published