BayInlet Template

 

Delineation

The limit of BAY/INLET is edge of ESTUARY, LAKE/POND, SEA/OCEAN, or STREAM/RIVER, and the closing line needed to provide the extent of the area known by a specific name.

 

Data Extraction

 

Capture Conditions

 

If BAY/INLET is named,

Then capture.

 

Source Interpretation Guidelines

 

All

 

The feature BAY/INLET is included in the GNIS feature class "bay".

According to GNIS, bays can be described by about 40 generics. GNIS

maintains a list of feature classes and related generics. Contact GNIS for

more information.

 

If BAY/INLET meets capture conditions,

Then capture BAY/INLET, and ESTUARY, LAKE/POND, SEA/OCEAN, or

STREAM/RIVER.

 

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Revision – General

 

Revision – Standard

 

Revision – Limited

 

Do not collect new features. Modify existing features to accommodate a change in shoreline.

 

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