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Data Dictionary for the "BAsites" File: SITES

Variable Variable Label Description Example
NST_SITE NS&T Site Code A 3 to 6 character code which defines the NS&T sampling site name. The code are generally chosen from the site's general and specific location. BBBE
LAT_DD Latitude (decimal degrees) Latitude in decimal degrees usually expressed to 5 decimal places. 47.25687
LON_DD Longitude (decimal degrees) Longitude in decimal degrees usually expressed to 5 decimal places. -119.25687
ST State Abbreviation An abbreviation for the US State or Territory where a NS&T sampling location resides. MD
Reg_Cd Region Code Region code is a 1 or 2 character code which defines the geographic region. G
EDASUB Estuarine Drainage (Sub.code) NOAA's Coastal Assessment Framework 5-digit Watershed Code M130f