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Theme Lead Agency: Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Theme Lead: Don Buhler (BLM)

NGDA Cadastre Community


Committees and Work Groups

Geospatial Standards

Cadastre Theme Definition: Past, current, and future rights and interests in real property including the spatial information necessary to describe geographic extents. Rights and interests are benefits or enjoyment in real property that can be conveyed, transferred, or otherwise allocated to another for economic remuneration. Rights and interests are recorded in land record documents. The spatial information necessary to describe geographic extents includes surveys and legal description frameworks such as the Public Land Survey System, as well as parcel-by-parcel surveys and descriptions. Does not include Federal government or military facilities.

FGDC Cadastral Subcommittee

FGDC Address Content Data Standard Ad Hoc Subcommittee

Cadastral Data Content Standard (2003)

United States Thoroughfare, Landmark, and Postal Address Data Standard (2011)

NGDA Cadastre Community

NGDA Cadastre Community

Community Type: A-16
Sponsor: FGDC
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