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Spatial Data

All of the data below are projected in a coordinate system of UTM with a datum of NAD83, in Zone 12 North and in units of meters with the exception of the digital elevation data which is in geographic coordinates in units of decimal degrees, and NAD83.  All shapefiles files have been clipped to the Canyonlands Research Center study area where appropriate. The coordinates for the study area are:

NW corner: -110.37572, 38.49998 (554436.097m, 4261476.574m)  SE corner: -109.25069, 37.62500 (654369.826m, 4165648.609m)

Extent of the spatial data for the Canyonlands Resesarch Center

Additional Utah statewide data are available at the Utah Automated Geographic Reference Center:

GIS Data Layers (click on layer to download)
Shapefiles Raster Data
Aerial Photography Indices Digital Elevation Models
County & Municipal Boundaries USGS Topographic Maps
Grazing Allotments & Exclosures
Lakes Rivers, & Springs
Land Ownership
Place Names
Roads & Highways
USGS Topographic Map Indices
Weather Stations
Wilderness & Protected Lands