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					                                                                NRPA GIS Data Model - DRAFT v3

Parks Attributes and Values
Field Name         Field Definition                              Domain Values
Park_ID            Identification system to be created by
                   the agency, that will allow for linking to
                   other GIS tables or related databases

Name               Proper name of the park, no
                   abbreviations
Street Number      Number assigned for the street address,
                   e.g., 105 Pine St.
Prefix_Dir         Any of a variety of possible Street
                   prefixes that provide direction, e.g.,
                   South, So., S.
Street Name        The actual street name
Street Type        Official designation of type, e.g., Ave.
                   Ln.
Suffix_Dir         Any of a variety of possible Street
                   suffixes that provide direction, e.g.,
                   South, SW
Zip                5-digit Zip Code; 9-digit if possible
Latitude           Latitude of a specific point in the park
                   property
Longitude          Longitude of a specific point in the park
                   property
Reference          Description of the point of reference,    Entrance
                   either street location or Lat-Long point
                   as it relates to the four options in the
                   domain value.


                                                                 Center_Point

                                                                 Facility

                                                                 Other

Reference Comment Can be used to provide specific
                  information about the reference point

Acreage            Size in acres of the property

Acre Source        Source of the size measurement                Parcel
                                                                 Deed
                                                                 Survey
                                                                 GIS Value

                                                                 Other
Year Open          Year the Park was made available for
                   public use.
Park Status                                                      Open
                   Current physical state of the property
                                                              Open_Fee

                                                              Open_Restricted


                                                              Closed

                                                              Decommissioned


                                                              Unknown
Status Comment   Can be used to provide specific
                 information about the park status
Park Type        Classification title used by the agency to
                 describe the park type or classification.

Service Area     Planned Service Area, or the radius from 0.5 mile or less
                 within which a majority of the visitors
                 travel to the site.

                                                              0.5-5 miles




                                                              5-25 miles




                                                              25-100 miles


                                                              100 or more miles



Management       Priority for managing the park resources Active Park
Priority

                                                              Passive Park


                                                              Mixed-use Park
                                                             Natural Area




                                                             Historical/Cultural



                                                             Special Use Area




                                                             Corridor




Landowner         Owner of the majority rights of the
                  property
Landowner Type    The type of organization that owns the     Federal
                  park
                                                             State

                                                             County

                                                             Municipal

                                                             Special District

                                                             Private - NP


                                                             Private

                                                             Unknown
Managing Agency   Organization with legal right to control
                  or regulate the access to and use of the
                  property
Agency Type       Type of organization that manages the      Federal
                  park
                                                             State

                                                             County

                                                             Municipal
                                                              Special District

                                                              Private - NP


                                                              Private

                                                              Unknown
Acquisition Source   Primary source of funding for the        Donation
                     acquisition of the property
                                                              Transfer

                                                              Bond

                                                              Capital Budget

                                                              Special tax or assessment


                                                              Exactions

                                                              Federal Grant

                                                              State Grant

                                                              Other Grant

                                                              Other

                                                              Multiple

                                                              Partnership

Acquisition Method   The acquisition method used to acquire   Fee simple
                     this property.
                                                              Easement

                                                              Lease

                                                              Eminent Domain

                                                              Land Exchange


                                                              Transfer

                                                              Donation

                                                              Other
Acquisition          Can be used to provide specific
Comment              information about the park acquisition
Development          Primary source of funding for the        None
Source               development of the property
                                                              Donation
                                                               Bond

                                                               Capital Budget

                                                               Special tax or assessment


                                                               Exactions

                                                               Federal Grant

                                                               State Grant

                                                               Other Grant

                                                               Other

                                                               Multiple

                                                               Partnership

Development         Additional information or details about
Comments            the acquisition or development of the
                    property.
Restrictions        Primary restriction that would limit use   None
                    or development of the property
                                                               Deed/Covenant

                                                               License


                                                               Easement



                                                               Lien

                                                               Zoning

                                                               Multiple

                                                               Other
LWCF Protection     Park funded all or in part by Land and     Yes
                    Water Conservation Fund federal grant
                    and protected under Section 6(f) (3) of
                    the LWCF Act, as amended
                                                            No
Other Protections   Type of protection that would limit the None
                    use or sale of the property for
                    something other than conservation, park
                    or recreation purposes
                                                            Federal Grant

                                                               State Specific
                                                             Conservation Easement


                                                             Trail Easement

                                                             Multiple
                                                             Railbank (Railtrail)


                                                             Unknown
Restriction        Additional information or details about
Protection Comment the restrictions or protections on the
                   property.
Editor             Person or organization who made the
                   edit
EditDate           Last date that the GIS feature was
                   added/modified
l - DRAFT v3



           Value Definitions                        Length       Allow Null



                                                         150            No

           Use Title Case - Pine St. Park                150            No

           Postal Service Standard                       10            Yes


           Postal Service Standard                        10           Yes
           Postal Service Standard                       150           Yes

           Postal Service Standard                       10            Yes


           Postal Service Standard                       10            Yes
           Postal Service Standard                       10            Yes
           Decimal degrees
                                                             8          No
           Decimal degrees
                                                             8          No
           Intersection of a street/sidewalk with
           the main entrance to the park
           property (generally this would be the
           point where the street and the
           entrance road/parking area intersect)
                                                         50            Yes
           Approximate center point of the park
           property
           Specific developed facility within the
           park property
           Other point with the park property,
           specify
           Might be the facility name or other
           point of reference, limit 150
           characters                                    150           Yes
           Acres with no less than two decimal
           points                                         8             No
           Size pulled from parcel data                  50             No
           Size pulled from deed(s)
           Size generated from survey
           Size calculated by the software based
           on the park property polygon
           Other source of size data

                                                             4         Yes
           Park is open to the public, free of
           charge                                        50             No
Park is open to the public, entrance
fee is required
Park is open to the public, but access
is restricted – ex by membership,
permit or reservation
Park exists but is not open to the
public
Formerly a park, turned over to
another jurisdiction, generally these
properties are still managed as park
land of the property unknown
Status

                                             150   Yes
Limit of 100 characters

                                             100   No
Approximately a 10-20 minute walk
time; mainly immediate residents
within the neighborhood or
surrounding blocks.                          50    No
Up to a 10 minute drive, though may
also be accessed via walking, biking
or transit; mainly residents in the
surrounding area up to 3
neighborhoods away or the entire
jurisdiction in smaller municipalities
Up to a 30 minute drive; primarily
people from the entire county, entire
jurisdiction or several jurisdictions in a
suburban or rural area

Approx 30-120 minute drive; primarily
day users from the surrounding region

Approx 2-6 hour drive; attracts
visitors from within the state and
adjacent states with a mix of day use
and overnight opportunities
Developed and Primarily intended for
active recreational uses by the public
                                             50    No
Developed and primarily intended for
passive recreational uses by the public

Developed with separate passive and
active areas in the park; or containing
park features in addition to other
priorities such as Natural, Historical or
Special Use areas
Managed primarily for value of natural
resources as buffers, conservation
and/or habitat protection, perhaps
allowing access for hiking, nature
study, or even a nature/EE center

Managed to preserve and conserve
historic properties and/or districts,
perhaps allowing education and
related events
A property dedicated to a single
purpose such as a sports stadium or
arena, athletic complex encompassing
the entire park, an event center,
fairgrounds, cemetery, or formal
garden.
A linear park that may contain trails,
rivers, water-frontage or beaches,
medians or tree-related street
frontages, and/or greenways, blue
ways or parkways. The corridor may
connect parks, have a transportation
use or feature contiguous parklands
and facilities

                                          150   No
Owned by federal government or
agency                                    50    No
Owned by state government or
agency
Owned by county government or
agency
Owned by municipal government or
agency
Owned by a special district
government
Land Owned by private non-profit
organization, for example a land trust,
conservancy, etc
Owned by a private individual or
business
Unknown
Generally prefer the official name of
the agency or sub-unit of the
government.                               150   No
Managed   by federal government or
agency                                    50    No
Managed   by state government or
agency
Managed   by county government or
agency
Managed   by municipal government or
agency
Managed by a special district
government
Managed by private non-profit
organization, for example a land trust,
conservancy, etc
Managed by a private individual or
business
Managing entity is unknown
Property was donated, no funds
exchanged                                 50    Yes
Property was acquired with little to no
funds exchanged
Property was acquired with bond
funds
Property was acquired by the entity’s
capital budget
Property was acquired through
proceeds of a special tax or
assessment
Property was acquired via an
exaction, ex: payment in lieu
Property was acquired in whole or
part with a federal grant
Property was acquired in whole or
part with a state grant
Property was acquired in whole or
part with another grant
Property was acquired via another
source
Property was acquired via two or
more of the above methods
Property was acquired jointly by two
or more entities
Payment of legal tender in return for
the property                              50    Yes
Property was acquired by placing an
easement on it
Property was leased for a specified
period
Property was acquired through a
formal legal taking
Property was acquired through a land
exchange for another property of
equal value
Property was transferred, by a second
party, to the jurisdiction
Property was donated for public use
purposes


                                          150   Yes
Property is undeveloped
                                          50    Yes
Property was developed through
donations
Property was developed with bond
funds
Property was developed by the
entity’s capital budget
Property was developed through
proceeds of a special tax or
assessment
Property was developed via an
exaction, ex: payment in lieu
Property was developed in whole or
part with a federal grant
Property was developed in whole or
part with a state grant
Property was developed in whole or
part with another grant
Property was developed via another
source
Property was developed via two or
more of the above methods
Property was developed jointly by two
or more entities


                                           150   Yes
No known restrictions
                                           50    No
Restrictions specified in deed or
covenant
Restrictions specified in a contract or
agreement providing license to the
property
Restriction due to easement within
the property – might be right of way
or utility easement on some portion of
the property
Restriction due to lien on the property
or development
Restriction due to zoning of the
property or surrounding area
Combination of restrictions from the
list of values.




                                            5    No

No known protection


                                           50    No
Property funded in part by federal
monies and associated restrictions
Protection specified at the state level,
via state grant funding, etc.
Voluntary agreement that limits the
type or amount of development on
the property
Type of right of way easement
allowing for a trail corridor
Two or more of above
Trail segment is railbanked under the
National Trails System Act 16 U.S.C
1247(d)



                                        150   Yes

                                        50    Yes

                                        50    Yes
                                                               NRPA GIS Data Model - DRAFT v3

Trails Attributes and Values
Field Name          Field Definition                          Domain Values
Trail_ID            Identification system to be created by
                    the agency, that will allow for linking
                    to other GIS tables or related
                    databases.
Name                Proper name of the trail or trail
                    segment, no abbreviations
Trail System Name   Name of major trail system the trail or
                    segment is a part of, if applicable.
                    For example, significant State or
                    National Trails i.e. The Arizona Trail or
                    Continental Divide Trail.

Shared Name         Other name that the trail or trail
                    segment is know by when the
                    trail/segment is part of more than one
                    route
System Type         The primary travel network to which
                    the trail or segment belongs           Federal


                                                               National Designation
                                                               State
                                                               County

                                                               Local

                                                               Regional
                                                               Tribal


                                                               Local Connector
                                                               Private
                                                               Other
Park_ID             Identification number of park that trail
                    or trail segment is located in.
Municipality        Nearest city, town or community that
                    is adjacent to the trail, or trail
                    segment, or main access point.

County              County where the majority of the trail
                    or trail segment physically resides.

State               State or territory where the trail or
                    trail segment exists.
Status              Current physical state of the trail.       Open

                                                               Open_Fee
                                                            Open_Restricted


                                                            Closed

                                                            Decommissioned


                                                            Unknown
Miles               The length of the trail or segment in
                    miles
Mile Source         Source of the length measurement        Survey

                                                            GIS Value
                                                            Other
Trail Surface       The predominant surface type the        Asphalt
                    user would expect to encounter on
                    the trail
                                                            Concrete
                                                            Chunk Wood
                                                            Imported compacted material

                                                            Native Material

                                                            Decking
                                                            Other

                                                            Snow

                                                            Water
Width               Average width of the trail or segment
                    in feet

Difficulty Rating   Agency defined difficulty rating


Designed Use        The predominant intended use that       ATV
                    controls the geometric design, and      Bike
                    determines maintenance parameters       Dogsled
                    for the trail                           4WD
                                                            Hike
                                                            Motorcycle
                                                            Mountainbike
                                                            Not Specified
                                                            Equestrian

                                                            Snowmobile
                                                            Snowshoe
                                                            WCraft_Mtr
                                                            WCraft_NonMtr
                                                            X Country Ski
                                                            Portage
                                                            Shared Use
                                                              Unknown

Use Comment            Can be used to provide specific
                       information about the trail use
Accessibility Status   Accessibility guideline compliance     Accessible
                       status for trail or segment that are
                       designed for pedestrian use.           Not Accessible

                                                              Ineligible
                                                              Not Evaluated
Motorized Use          Motorized use allowed, seasonal or     Motorized Use is Allowed
                       prohibited yearlong on the trail or    Motorized Use is allowed on a
                       segment                                seasonal basis

                                                              Motorized Use is Prohibited
Hike                   Hiking, walking, running modes of      Yes
                       travel are permitted and appropriate No
                       considering the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Bike                   Bicycling modes of travel are          Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering No
                       the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment.
                       (Could include electric bike or Segway
                       type transport)                        N/A
Mountainbike           Mountain bicycle modes of travel are Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering No
                       the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Equestrian             Equestrian, pack & saddle modes of     Yes
                       travel are permitted and appropriate No
                       considering the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Dog Sled               Dog sled modes of travel are           Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering No
                       the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Snowmobile             Snowmobile modes of travel are         Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering
                                                              No
                       the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Snowshoe               Snowshoe modes of travel are
                                                              Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering
                       the design, character and              No
                       management of the trail segment
                                                              N/A
Cross Country Ski      Cross country ski modes of travel are Yes
                       permitted and appropriate considering
                                                              No
                       the design, character and
                       management of the trail segment
                  Cross country ski modes of travel are
                  permitted and appropriate considering
                  the design, character and
                  management of the trail segment
                                                           N/A
Watercraft -      Motorized watercraft modes of travel Yes
Motorized         are permitted and appropriate
                  considering the design, character and No
                  management of the trail segment
                                                           N/A
Watercraft -      Non-motorized watercraft modes of        Yes
Nonmotorized      travel are permitted and appropriate No
                  considering the design, character and
                  management of the trail segment
                                                           N/A
Portage           Portage modes of travel are permitted Yes
                  and appropriate considering the          No
                  design, character and management of
                  the trail segment                        N/A
ATV               All terrain vehicle modes of travel are Yes
                  permitted and appropriate considering No
                  the design, character and
                  management of the trail segment
                                                           N/A
FourWD            4 wheel drive vehicle (or other light    Yes
                  truck) modes of travel are permitted
                  and appropriate considering the          No
                  design, character and management of
                  the trail segment                        N/A
Motorcycle        Motorcycle modes of travel are           Yes
                  permitted and appropriate considering No
                  the design, character and
                  management of the trail segment.
                  (Could include electric bike or Segway
                  type transport).                         N/A
Managing Agency   Organization with legal right to control
                  or regulate the access to and use of
                  the trail
Agency Type       Type of managing organization            Federal

                                                          State

                                                          County

                                                          Municipal

                                                          Special District

                                                          Private - NP


                                                          Private

                                                          Unknown
Acquisition Source   Primary source of funding for the             Donation
                     acquisition of the trail Right-Of-Way
                     (ROW)
                                                                   Transfer

                                                                   Bond

                                                                   Capital Budget

                                                                   Special tax or assessment


                                                                   Exactions

                                                                   Federal Grant

                                                                   State Grant

                                                                   Other Grant

                                                                   Other

                                                                   Multiple

                                                                   Partnership

Acquisition Method   The acquistion method used to
                     acquire the trail Right-Of-Way (ROW).
                                                                   Fee simple

                                                                   Easement

                                                                   Lease

                                                                   Eminent Domain


                                                                   Land Exchange

                                                                   Transfer

                                                                   Donation
                                                                   Other
Acquisition          Can be used to provide specific
Comment              information about the trail or ROW
                     acquisition
LWCF Protection      Trail funded all or in part by Land and       Yes
                     Water Conservation Fund federal               No
Other Protections    Type of protection that would limit the       None
                     use or sale of the trail/trail corridor for   Federal Grant
                     something other than conservation,
                     park or recreation purposes
                                                                   State Specific
                    use or sale of the trail/trail corridor for
                    something other than conservation,
                    park or recreation purposes


                                                                  Conservation Easement


                                                                  Trail Easement

                                                                  Multiple

                                                                  Railbank (Railtrail)


                                                                  Unknown
Restriction        Additional information or details about
Protection Comment the restrictions or protections on the
                   trail.


Editor              Person or organization who made the
                    edit
EditDate            Last date that the GIS feature was
                    added/modified
del - DRAFT v3



            Value Definitions                         Length       Allow Null



                                                           150           Yes
            Title Case, up to 150 characters
                                                           150           Yes
            Title Case, up to 150 Characters




                                                           150           Yes
            Title Case, up to 150 Characters


                                                           150           Yes
            Federal Government Agency Trail
                                                           50             No
            National Trail Designation– Historic,
            Scenic, Recreation, Millennium, or
            Legacy
            State Government Trail
            County, Parish , Borough Trail
            Local or Municipal Trail (city, town,
            township, borough, village, etc)
            Regional, Special District or Multi
            Local jurisdiction Trail
            Tribal Trail
            Local Connector (sidewalk, shared use
            path connection, transportation)

            Private Trail
            Other

                                                           100           Yes
            Proper city name or town; for long
            trails indicate the city/town near
            primary trail or trail segment access
            point                                          150            No
            Proper county or parish name

                                                           150           Yes
            Two character US postal code
                                                               2          No
            Trail is open to the public, free of
            charge                                         50             No
            Trail is open to the public, access fee
            is charged
Trail is open to the public, but access
is restricted – ex by permit or
reservation only
Trail exists but is not open to the
public
Trail has been removed from service
or transferred to another jurisdiction

Status of the trail unknown

In miles, up to two decimal points         8   No
Trail length measure by survey            50   No
Length calculated by the GIS system
based on the trail line
Other source of length data
Asphalt

                                          50   No
Concrete
Shredded wood or bark
Imported compacted aggregate or
clay
Uncompacted gravel, pea gravel,
sand, crushed rock, shells, etc
Boardwalks, recycled material etc.
Other surface types including paver
block, geo grid, etc
Snow (min coverage 75% of the snow
season )
Water
Width in feet, up to two decimal
points do not include the trail
shoulder                                  4    No
Recognize factors such as length,
terrain, vertical change in trail,
barriers                                  50   Yes
All terrain vehicle                       50    No
Non motorized bicycle
Dog sled
For wheel drive vehicle
Pedestrian – run, walk, hike
Motorcycle or motorbike
Mountain bike
Not specified
Horse, with or without pack animals

Snowmobile
Snow shoe
Motorized watercraft
Nonmotorized watercraft
Cross country ski
portage
Designed for a combination of uses
from the list of values
Designed use for the trail is unknown


                                         150   Yes
Trail meets current accessibility         50    No
Trail does (ADA and Access Board
guidelines not meet accessibility
guidelines
Trail determined ineligible to meet
current trail accessibility guidelines
Trail not evaluated for accessibility
motorized use is allowed on this trail   50    No
or segment is allowed on a
Motorized use
seasonal basis
Motorized use is not allowed on this
trail or segment
                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No




                                          5    No
                                           5    No




                                           5    No




                                           5    No




                                           5    No




                                           5    No




                                           5    No




                                          150   No
Managed by federal government or
agency                                    50    No
Managed by state government or
agency
Managed by county government or
agency
Managed by municipal government or
agency
Managed by a special district
government
Trail managed by private non-profit
organization, for example a land trust,
conservancy, etc
Managed by a private individual,
business or commercial entity
Management unknown
ROW was donated, no funds
exchanged
                                           50    Yes
ROW was acquired with little to no
funds exchanged
ROW was acquired with bond funds

ROW was acquired by the entity’s
capital budget
ROW was acquired through proceeds
of a special tax or assessment

ROW was acquired via an exaction,
ex: payment in lieu
ROW was acquired in whole or part
with a federal grant
ROW was acquired in whole or part
with a state grant
ROW was acquired in whole or part
with another grant
ROW was acquired via another source

ROW was acquired via two or more of
the above methods
ROW was acquired jointly by two or
more entities
Payment of legal tender in return for
the ROW.
                                           50    Yes
ROW was acquired by placing an
easement on it
ROW was leased for a specified period

ROW was acquired through a formal
legal taking
ROW was acquired through a land
exchange for another property of
equal value
ROW was transferred, by a second
party, to the jurisdiction
ROW was donated for public use
purposes



                                           150   Yes
                                             5    No

No known protection                        50    No
Trail/trail corridor funded in part by
federal funds and associated
restrictions
Protection specified at the state level,
via state grant funding, etc.
Voluntary agreement that limits the
type or amount of development on
the trail
Type of right of way easement
allowing for a trail corridor
Combination of restrictions from the
list of values
Trail segment is railbanked under the
National Trails System Act 16 U.S.C
1247(d)
Protection status is unknown
Description of the protection(s), max
150 characters. Intended as a
reference to other source for detailed
information, not meant to be explicit
                                         150   Yes

                                         50    Yes

                                         50    Yes
                                                           NRPA GIS Data Model - DRAFT v3

Facilities Attributes and Values
Field Name      Field Definition                       Domain Values                   Value Definitions                       Length       Allow Null
                Identification system to be created by
Facility_ID     the agency                                                                                                          100           Yes
                                                                                       Facility and Park could have the same
Park_ID         ID of park in which facility is located                                ID                                           100           Yes
                Proper name of the facility, no
Facility Name   abbreviations                                                          Title Case, up to 150 characters             150            No
Street Number   Number assigned for the street
                address, e.g., 105 Pine St.                                            Postal Service Standard                      10            Yes
Prefix_Dir      Any of a variety of possible Street
                prefixes that provide direction, e.g.,
                South, So., S.                                                         Postal Service Standard                      10            Yes
Street Name     The actual street name
                                                                                       Postal Service Standard                      150           Yes
Street Type     Official designation of type, e.g., Ave.
                Ln.                                                                    Postal Service Standard                      10            Yes
Suffix_Dir      Any of a variety of possible Street
                suffixes that provide direction, e.g.,
                South, SW                                                              Postal Service Standard                      10            Yes
Zip             5-digit Zip Code; 9-digit if possible
                                                                                       Postal Service Standard                      10            Yes
Latitude        Latitude of the facility                                               Decimal degrees                               8             No
Longitude       Longitude of the facility                                              Decimal degrees                               8             No
Year Built      Provide the year the facility was
                completed and opened for public use
                                                                                                                                        4         Yes
Facility Size   Open for user to enter the size of a
                structure, or area, etc., if applicable                                                                                 8         Yes
Size Units      Units Used to measure the size of the Square Feet or Acres
                Facility
                                                                                                                                    50            Yes
Length          open for user to enter the length of a
                facility such as a field, track, etc
                                                                                                                                        8         Yes
Length Units     Units used to measure the Length of     Feet, Meters, Yards, Miles,
                 the Facility                            Kilometers

                                                                                                                                        50   Yes
Width            open for user to enter the width of a
                 facility such as a field, track, etc

                                                                                                                                        8    Yes
Width Units      Units used to measure the Width of      Feet, Meters, Yards, Miles,
                 the Facility                            Kilometers, Lanes (i.e. pool or
                                                         track)
                                                                                                                                        50   Yes
Facility Class   A generic grouping of facility types    Amusement Facilities              Any facility or set of facilities designed
                 based on the use of the facility.                                         to engage users in a variety of mostly
                                                                                           non-competitive, entertaining
                                                                                           experiences(carousel)                        2    No
                                                         Aquatic Facilities                A broad range of Facilities designed
                                                                                           to allow, support, facilitate or the
                                                                                           complete range of water-based
                                                                                           activities (boat ramp)
                                                         Areas                             A generally undefined part of a park
                                                                                           that can be used for varied activities
                                                                                           or casual use of amenities or
                                                                                           apparatus. In some cases (off-leash,
                                                                                           dog areas) the spaces may be defined
                                                                                           by fencing.
                                                         Beautification Facilities         Any variety of facilities contributing to
                                                                                           the enhanced sensual experience of
                                                                                           the visitors (arboretum)
                                                         Camps                             The range of site-types serving guests
                                                                                           for overnight to longer-term
                                                                                           accommodations (scout camp)
                                                         Centers                           The variety of community and
                                                                                           recreation buildings from those that
                                                                                           provide basic meeting space to those
                                                                                           with enclosed pools, ice rinks, gyms
                                                                                           and sports arenas.
                                                         Course & Related                  Established routes for competitive
                                                                                           purposes and related support facilities
                                                                                           (golf course)
                Courts                       Any of the varied game courts with
                                             rule-established apparatus and
                                             dimensions (tennis)
                Cultural Facilities          Facilities designed to facilitate
                                             activities related to the arts, music,
                                             and other related human traditions
                Athletic Fields              Portions of land marked with rule-
                                             established dimensions for
                                             competitive sports activities (baseball
                                             field)
                Historical Facilities        Physical landscapes, structures or
                                             buildings representing an historic
                                             person place or event (battlefield)
                Indoor Facilities            Facilities that are contained within a
                                             center or a roofed and walled
                                             structure (gymnasium)
                Natural Facilities           Physical facilities or features that are
                                             man-made or managed for education,
                                             conservation, or recreational purposes
                                             (lake)
                Ranges                       Facilities and land associated with
                                             shooting sports (archery range)
                Rinks                        Facilities provided for activities
                                             associated with ice or skating
                Support Facilities           Any of the typical amenities found in
                                             parks or recreation facilities
                Tracks                       Facilities designed and created to
                                             enable human, animal, or motor-
                                             powered competitions on a measured
                                             distance (velodrome)
                Winter Sports Facilities     Any facilities supporting activities that
                                             take place in a snow environment

                X-treme Sports Facilities    Facilities enabling participation in
                                             extreme sports
                Other Facilities             Any facilities not mentioned above
Facility Type   Domain Values determined by Class, see below                              50    No
Description                                                                              150   Yes
Indoor Outdoor         Defines the facility relative to     Indoor            Facility supports activities that occur
                       weather elements                                       within a structure with a roof and
                                                                              walls that enclose the majority of the
                                                                              use area.                                  50    Yes
                                                            Outdoor           Facility supports activities that occur
                                                                              in an open out of doors area or under
                                                            Combination       Facility supports a combination of
                                                                              indoor and outdoor activities
Accessibility Status   Accessibility guideline compliance   Accessible        Facility meets current accessibility
                       status for facility                                    guidelines (ADA and Access Board
                                                                              Interpretation/Guidelines)                 50    No
                                                            Not Accessible    Facility does not meet accessibility
                                                                              guidelines
                                                            Ineligible        Facility determined ineligible to meet
                                                                              current trail accessibility guidelines

                                                            Not Evaluated     Facility not evaluated for accessibility

                       Current operational state of the     Open              Facility is open to the public, free of
Status                 facility                                               charge                                     50    No
                                                            Open_Fee          Facility is open to the public, entrance
                                                                              fee is required
                                                            Open_Restricted   Facility is open to the public, but
                                                                              access is restricted – ex by
                                                                              membership, permit, or reservation

                                                            Closed            Facility exists, but is not open to the
                                                                              public
                                                            Decommissioned    Formerly a public facility, turned over
                                                                              to another jurisdiction or organization

                                                            Unknown           Status of the facility unknown
Reservations           Is the facility available for        Yes                                                           5    No
                       reservations?                        No
Owner                  Owner of the facility


                                                                                                                         150   No
Owner Type             The type of organization that owns   Federal           Owned by federal government or
                       the facility                                           agency                                     50    No
                                                               State              Owned by state government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               County             Owned by county government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               Municipal          Owned by municipal government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               Special District   Owned by a special district
                                                                                  government
                                                               Private - NP       Owned by private non-profit
                                                                                  organization, for example a land trust,
                                                                                  conservancy, etc

                                                               Private            Owned by a private individual or
                                                                                  business
                                                               Unknown            Unknown
Managing Agency     Organization with legal right to control                      Generally prefer the official name of
                    or regulate the access to and use of                          the agency, sub-unit of the
                    the property                                                  government or managing
                                                                                  organization, e.g., YMCA                  150   No
Agency Type         Type of organization that manages          Federal            Managed by federal government or
                    the facility                                                  agency                                    50    No
                                                               State              Managed by state government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               County             Managed by county government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               Municipal          Managed by municipal government or
                                                                                  agency
                                                               Special District   Managed by a special district
                                                                                  government
                                                               Private - NP        Managed by private non-profit
                                                                                  organization, for example a land trust,
                                                                                  conservancy, etc
                                                               Private            Managed by a private individual or
                                                                                  business
                                                            Unknown               Managing entity is unknown
LWCF Protection     Facility funded all or in part by Land Yes                    Facility funded all or in part by Land     5    No
                    and Water Conservation Fund             No                    and Water Conservation Fund federal
Other Protections   Type of protection that would limit the None                  No known protection                       50    No
                    use or sale of the facility for
                    something other than conservation,
                    park or recreation purposes
Other Protections   Type of protection that would limit the
                    use or sale of the facility for         Federal Grant            Property funded in part by federal
                    something other than conservation,                               funds and associated restrictions
                    park or recreation purposes             State Specific           Protection specified at the state level,
                                                                                     via state grant funding, ordinance,
                                                                                     etc.
                                                             Conservation Easement   Voluntary agreement that limits the
                                                                                     type or amount of development on
                                                                                     the property or uses of the facility
                                                             Trail Easement          Type of right of way easement
                                                                                     allowing for a trail corridor and
                                                                                     protecting specific facilities or
                                                                                     amenities along the trail
                                                             Multiple                Combination of restrictions from the
                                                                                     list of values
                                                             Railbank (Railtrail)    Facility is railbanked under the
                                                                                     National Trails System Act 16 U.S.C
                                                                                     1247(d)
                                                             Unknown                 Status of protection is unknown
Protection Comment Additional information or details about                           Description of the protection(s), max
                   the protections on the facility                                   150 characters. Intended as a
                                                                                     reference to other source for detailed
                                                                                     information, not meant to be explicit
                                                                                                                                150   Yes
Editor              Person or organization who made the
                    edit                                                                                                        50    Yes
EditDate            Last date that the GIS feature was
                    added/modified                                                                                              50    Yes


Facility Types



         Code       Class                                    Domain Values           Value Definitions
                                                             Mini Train              Train designed to give kids rides in a
           01       Amusement Facilities                                             park
                                                             Carousel                Carousel or Merry-go-round that is
                                                                                     powered by an external source.
                          Miniature Golf          Any of the varieties of putting golf on
                                                  either natural or synthetic surfaces
                                                  with artificial barriers to the putting
                                                  process
                          Rides                   Could be any of a variety of midway
                                                  or carnival rides such as "Tilt-A-
                                                  Whirl"
                          Games                   A variety of old or new activities using
                                                  specific sets such as Hop-Scotch,
                                                  bumper cars, paintball or laser
                                                  courses, wii and similar
                          Other                   Any other traditional or new games
                                                  that do not fit into the above
                                                  categories
                                                  Shallow water facility containing
                                                  avariety of water features, e.g.,
                                                  flumes, slides, streams of water, etc.
02   Aquatic Facilities   Water Park
                                                  Traditional area of adequate size for
                          Swimming Pool           swimming
                                                  Shallow or zero-depth areas with
                          Sprayground             spray features
                                                  Designated area for swimming
                          Beach                   adjacent to a body of water.
                                                  Feature designed to allow water
                          Ski Jumping Ramp        skiers to perform jumps
                                                  Pier protruding into the water for
                                                  purposes of providing access to
                          Fishing Pier            fishing
                          Boat Ramp               Designated water entry point
                                                  Facility designed for mooring boats
                          Marina/Boat storage     and or seasonal storage.
                                                  Rentals of boats, canoes, and a
                          Aquatic rental/livery   variety of water craft
                          Windsurfing             Designated area for participation
                                                  Designated diving area with platform
                          Diving Well             or boards
                                                  Any aquatic facility not included above
                          Other
                                                                Area with play apparatus for tots or
03   Areas                       Playground                     youth
                                 Picnic Grounds or areas        Area with picnic tables and grills
                                                                Covered and often floored space with
                                                                several picnic tables and grills nearby
                                 Picnic Shelter
                                                                Grassed are with no set dimensions
                                                                that can be used for a variety of
                                 Open Play areas                activities
                                                                Place whare dogs are allowed to run
                                 Off-leash Dog areas            free without a leash.
                                                                Any other areas not mentioned above
                                 Other
                                                              Formal planted gardens of infinite
04   Beautification Facilities   Horticultural gardens        variety
                                                              Collections of planted trees and
                                 Arboretums                   shrubs
                                 Landscaped beds or areas     Formally designed landscapes
                                 Scenic Overlook              Place of notable visual perspective
                                                              Structures with vegetative cover
                                 Arbors                       usually a vine of some sort
                                                              Topiary, Bonsai and similar
                                 Sculpture gardens            manipulated vegetation exhibits
                                                              Any other facilities not mentioned
                                 Other                        above
05   Camps                       Public Campgrounds           Designated overnight camping sites
                                                              Overnight or longer facilities for
                                 Group Campgrounds            defined groups of visitors
                                                              Camp facilities developed for specific
                                                              educational, social or recreational
                                 Special Purpose              purposes
                                                              Designated sites along remote trail
                                 Wilderness or back-Country   systems
                                                              Other facilities for overnight or longer
                                 Other                        use
                                                              Facility with meeting and activity
                                                              areas for a neighborhood generally
06   Centers                     Recreation/Community - Small 10,000 sq. Ft. or less
                               Facility with meeting and actiity areas
Recreation/Community -         for community use generally 10,000
medium                         to 30,000 Sq. Ft.
                               Facility with varied meeting and
                               activity spaces for use by large
                               communities or city districtsgenerally
                               30,000 to 60,000 Sq. Ft.
Recreation/Community - Large
                            Facility with significant dedicated
                            spaces for meetings and activities that
Recreation/Community Extra- serves cities or multiple districts
Large                       within cities
                            Facility designed and dedicated to
                            customers with physical or mental
Adult Daycare               impairments
                            Facility designed to provide
                            educational and nurturing care of
Child Daycare               generally pre-school children
                            Facility designed to provide safe
                            places and positive activities for older
Senior Center               adults
                            A stand-alone facility designed for use
Teen Center                 by teens
                            A facility offering educational,
                            recreational and perhaps professional
                            opportunities in the cultural arts or
Cultural Center             human traditions
                            Facility designed for conducting a
                            variety of activities related to horses
Equestrian Center
                            Facility designed to provide sporting
                            activities indoors that might typically
Field House                 be played outdoors.
                            Facility for educational and
                            recreational activities related to
Nature Center               nature study
                                                       Facility designed to greet visitors and
                                                       provide informational/educational
                                                       materials about the community, park,
                                                       or site being visited.
                        Visitor Center
                                                       Other facilities not mentioned above
                        Other
                                                       Par 3; executive or regulation 9 hole
07   Course & Related   Golf – 9-hole                  course
                                                       Par 3; executive or regulation 18 hole
                        Golf 18-hole                   course
                                                       Facility for practicing golf skills
                                                       including driving, irons, pictching and
                        Golf Driving Range             wedge play
                                                       Facility to operate the golfcourse and
                                                       typically provide pro and food
                        Golf Clubhouse                 services.
                                                       Facility designed for equipment, staff
                                                       and materials associated with
                        Golf Maintenance facility      maintaining a golf course.
                                                       A watercourse with gates designed for
                                                       various canoing and kayaking
                        Whitewater Rapids              activities.
                                                       Equipment and apparatus needed to
                                                       establish a crew course for the
                        Crew, Rowing                   various lengths and sized craft.
                                                       Facility designed specifically to house
                                                       the rowing shells used for crew
                        Shell Storage
                                                       Course laid out for disc golf
                        Frisbee/Disc Golf              participation
                                                       Other courses not mentioned above.
                        Other
                                                       Regulation and deck tennis courts, to
                                                       include clay grass and paved courts
08   Courts             Tennis
                                                      Facilities for indoor or outdoor
                                                      participation; squash courts may be
                        Handball, Racquetball, Squash separate
                        Basketball                    Both full and half basketball courts
                           Bocce Ball               Designed BocceBall court
                           Jai Lai                  Designed Jai Lai court
                                                    Sand, Beach, grass or indoor
                           Volleyball               volleyball courts
                                                    Courts with capability of being used
                                                    for multiple activities generally
                           Multipurpose             basketball and volleyball
                                                    Designed Green for participation in
                           Lawn Tennis              Lawn tennis
                           Badminton                Grassed or hard surface courts
                                                    Designed regulation horseshoe
                           Horseshoes               pitching courts
                                                    Designed hard surface courts for
                           Shuffleboard             shuffleboard
                           Other                    Other courts not mentioned above.
                                                    Stages or Amphitheaters of all
                                                    varieties for conducting the varied
09   Cultural Facilities   Performing Arts venues   performing arts.
                                                    Outdoor space designed to host
                           Festival Grounds         community festivals or fairs
                                                    Galleries, studios arts centers, or
                                                    other varied venues specifically for
                           Visual Arts/Crafts       arts and crafts
                                                    Other facilities not mentioned above.
                           Other
                                                    Fields of all sizes for all ages generally
10   Fields                Baseball                 having grassed infields.
                                                    Fields of all sizes for all ages generally
                           Softball                 with a skinned infield
                           Cricket                  Regulation or adapted cricket field
                           Football                 Regulation or adapted football field
                           Field Hockey             Regulation field hockey field
                           Lacrosse                 Regulation Lacrosse field
                                                    regulation and small sided soccer
                           soccer                   fields
                                                    Fields being used for more than one
                                                    sport perhaps in same season (soccer
                                                    and Lacrosse) but generally in
                                                    separate seasons(baseball and
                           Mixed Use Fields         soccer)
                             Other                 Other fields not mentioned above.
                                                   Designated archeological site either
11   Historical Facilities   Archeological site    investigated or conserved
                                                   A grouping of historic properties
                                                   representing a specific person place
                                                   or event of historic significance
                                                   whether listed as eligible or not.
                             Historic District
                                                   A historic landscape (battlefield,
                                                   garden) representing a specific
                                                   person, place or event of historic
                                                   significance whether listed as eligible
                             Cultural Landscape    or not.
                                                   A historic structure (bridge, fence)
                                                   representing a specific person, place
                                                   or event of historic significance
                                                   whether listed as eligible or not.
                             Historic Structure
                                                   A historic building (house, barn)
                                                   representing a specific person, place
                                                   or event of historic significance
                                                   whether listed as eligible or not.
                             Historic building
                                                   A historic site that is being used for
                                                   education and recreation
                                                   opportunities by demonstrating its
                                                   historic value when it was functioning.
                                                   Generally relates to farms or various
                                                   trades such as blacksmithing or
                             Demonstration site
                                                   milling.
                                                   A historic site that is being interpreted
                                                   to the public as if all visitors were
                                                   living during the sites historic time.
                             Living History site
                                                   Other facilities not mentioned above.
                             Other
                                                   Open areas for activities generally
12   Indoor Facilities       Gym                   including a basketball court
                                                   Designated space for fitness and
                             Fitness Center        aerobic equipment
                                                      Spaces to conduct activities from
                          Classrooms                  aerobic to arts
                                                      Regulation 10-pin bowling alley or
                                                      other varieties including, candlepin,
                          Bowling Alley               duckpin or fivepin
                          Boxing Ring                 Regulation amateur boxing ring
                                                      Areas for varied sports and practice
                                                      including track, dance, gymnastics,
                                                      wrestling, martial arts, spin cycle
                          Sports and Exercise Areas   areas and similar
                                                      Other facilities not mentioned above.
                          Other
                                                      Man-made or natural body of water to
13   Natural Facilities   Lake                        include ponds
                                                      Designated natural areas managed to
                                                      benefit a target succession or species
                          Managed habitat
                                                      Designated area used for education
                                                      such as teaching stations, blinds,
                          Environmental Education     observation towers and similar
                                                      Natural area set aside to conduct
                          Research Areas              specified research projects
                                                      Natural area set aside with no
                                                      management activity; generally
                                                      designated to examine the natural
                          Preservation areas          succession process.
                                                      Natural areas set aside and managed
                                                      for the benefit of specific game birds
                                                      or animals with recreational hunting
                                                      allowed in season.
                          Game Management Areas
                                                      Stocked lakes or streams with the
                                                      intent of providing for recreational
                          Fishing                     fishing opportunities
                                                      Other facilities not mentioned above.
                          Other
                                                      Any facility designed for use in
14   Ranges               Archery                     archery
                                                      Vaious types of shooting ranges for all
                          Shooting                    types of firearms
                                                   Designed trap, skeet and field ranges
                          Trap and Skeet
                                                   Other facilities not mentioned above.
                          Other
                                                   Facility for hockey or other
                                                   competitive activities such as boot or
15   Rinks                Hockey                   broom ball
                                                   Facility used for figureskating or ice
                          Ice Skating              skating exhibitions
                                                   Rink with flooring designed to support
                          Roller Hockey            in-line skate hockey
                                                   A traditional rollerskating rink which
                                                   may include activites such as roller
                          Roller Skating           derby and similar activities
                                                   Designated Space for conducting
                          Curling                  curling competitions
                                                   Rink that provides more than one
                                                   type of use. Typically hockey and
                          Shared Use               figure skating for example.
                                                   Other facilities not mentioned above.
                          Other
16   Support Facilities   Administrative           Office facilities
                          Restroom                 Building housing restrooms
                          Concession               Building housing concession stand
                          Kiosks                   Informational signage
                                                   Maintenance facilities garages and
                          Maintenance structures   yards
                                                   Areas where park or street trees and
                          Plant Nurseries          shrubs are raised
                                                   Other facilities not mentioned above.
                          Other
                                                   Regulation track with field event
                                                   facilities, includes indoor tracks for
17   Tracks               Track and Field          competition
                          BMX                      Designated BMX track
                          Motocross                Designated Motcross Track
                          Race Track - Horses      track for racing horses or trotters
                          Race Track - Dogs        Dog racing track
                                                        Any of a variety of motorized vehicle
                                                        racetracks from go-carts to NASCAR
                                 Race Track - Auto
                                                        Designated and authorized runways
                                 Airports               for recreational flying
                                 Velodrome              Facility for bicycle racing
                                                        Designated rink for conducting
                                 Speed Skating          speedskating competition
                                                        Other facilities not mentioned above.
                                 Other
                                                        Facilities with ski runs for downhill
                                                        skiing includes competition runs for
                                                        slalom and speed events such as the
18   Winter Sports Facilities    Downhill Skiing        downhill
                                                        Designated cross-country skiing trails
                                 Cross-Country Skiing
                                 Snowshoe               Designated snowshoeing trails
                                                        Course set up for biathlon
                                 Biathalon              participation and competition.
                                                        Designed course for luge, and
                                                        skeleton and bobsled runs and
                                 Luge                   competitions
                                 Sledding/Tubing        Designed sledding or tubing runs
                                 Ski Jump               Designed ski jumps
                                 Snowboarding           Designated snowboarding course
                                                        Other facilities not mentioned above.
                                 Other
                                                        Designed facility for use of
                                                        skateboards for recreational or
19   X-treme Sports Facilities   Skateboard             competitive purposes
                                                        Designed structure to provide varied
                                 Climbing Walls         challenges on wall climbing
                                                        4-wheel facilities for competition and
                                 ATV                    acrobatics
                                                        Facility for conducting xtreme games
                                 Competition facility   and events
                                                        Facility designed to conduct
                                 Moto-X                 competition jumps and acrobatics
                            Any of a variety of designed courses
                            such as moguls for competition
Winter X-treme facilities   purposes
                            Other facilities not mentioned above.
Other

				
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