Coarse Cultural Topographic Datasets (DCW) (National Geoscience Dataset): Political areas and Boundaries
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Dataset citationANZLIC unique identifier: ANZCW0703002383
Title: Coarse Cultural Topographic Datasets (DCW) (National Geoscience Dataset): Political areas and Boundaries
CustodianCustodian: Geoscience Australia
DescriptionAbstract: This dataset delineates political areas such as built up areas, land, ocean, pack ice and boundaries such as coastlines, city limits etc. (dataset derived from the Digital Chart of the World (DCW)). For more information on the Digital Chart of the World data please browse the DCW Internet Site http://www.maproom.psu.edu/dcw/. Data can be downloaded from here in vpf format.
NOTE : For more accurate and detailed data covering continental Australia only please obtain the Global Map Data 1M
Generic information on DCW datasets :-