The data below are available in .zip format for quicker, easier
download. The zip files either contain files for a shapefile or
an aerial photograph. The shapefile zip files contain the following
files a .dbf, .met, .sbn, .sbx, .shp, .shx. The image mosaic zip
files contain the following files: .sid, .sdw. and .met. There is
a readme file at the root of the data directory that explains the
DISCLAIMER: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA) Biogeography Program produced this data CD-ROM.
The NOAA Biogeography Program does not guarantee the accuracy of
the geographic features or attributes. Please see the metadata records
for each data set for complete information on the source, limitations,
and proper use.
Note: The shapefiles contained on this CD-ROM
(hawaii.shp, kauai.shp, lanai.shp, maui.shp, molokai.shp, niihau.shp,
oahu_section1.shp, and oahu_section2.shp) and image mosaics are
projected into the Universal Transverse Mercator System (UTM Zone
5 for the island of Hawaii and UTM Zone 4 for for all other islands,
NAD83, meters). As a result, to overlay these files in ArcView®,
the user needs to set the Projection parameters in the View Properties
dialog box to 'UTM Zone 5' or 'UTM Zone 4'.