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001 - Agriculture and Farming

rearing of animals and/or cultivation of plants (e.g., agriculture, crops, livestock)

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Agricultural Land Use Baseline (2015) Preview Metadata Download
Agricultural Land Use Maps (ALUM) Preview Metadata Download

002 - Biologic and Ecologic

flora and/or fauna in natural environments (e.g., flora and fauna, ecology, wetlands, habitat)

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**Carbon Assessment of Hawaii – Habitat Status (Polygon) Preview Download Shapefile
**Carbon Assessment of Hawaii – Habitat Status (Raster) Preview Full Metadata Download Raster File
**Carbon Assessment of Hawaii – Land Cover (Polygon) Preview Download Shapefile
**Carbon Assessment of Hawaii – Land Cover (Raster) Preview Full Metadata Download Raster File
  1. *Critical Habitat
  2. *Critical Habitat (Consolidated)
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**Public Hunting Areas Preview Metadata Download
Threatened and Endangered Plants Preview Metadata Download
Vegetation Preview Metadata
  1. veg_detailed.shp.zip
  2. veg_general.shp.zip
  3. veg_medium.shp.zip
Wetlands Preview Metadata Download

003 - Administrative and Political Boundaries

legal land descriptions (e.g., political and administrative boundaries)

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Congressional Districts – 2011 Preview Metadata Download
County Council Districts – 2012 Preview Metadata Download
Judicial Districts Preview Metadata Download
Legislative Districts (2001) Preview Metadata Download
Legislative Districts (1991) Preview Metadata Download
Parks Preview Metadata
    1. Polygon Shapefile
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*Polling Places Preview Metadata Download
*Precincts Preview Metadata Download
*Public School District Boundaries Preview Metadata Download
*Reserves Preview Download
State House of Representatives Districts – 2012 Preview Metadata Download
State Senatorial Districts – 2012 Preview Metadata Download
USGS 7.5′ Quadrangle Boundaries Preview Metadata Download
USGS 7.5′ Quadrangle Boundaries (Old Hawaiian Datum) Preview Metadata Download
*Watershed Partnerships Preview Metadata Download

004 - Atmospheric and Climatic

processes and phenomena of the atmosphere (e.g., processes and phenomena of the atmosphere)

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Climate Data (U.H. Geography Dept.)
**Conventional Hydro Power Projects (Studied) **Conventional Hydro Power Projects (Screened) Preview

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**Moisture Zones Preview Download
Rainfall and Rain Gauge Stations (U.H. Geography Dept.)
Rooftop Solar Exposure Preview Metadata Download 2D Download 3D
**Sea Level Rise – Coastal Erosion (Polygon Feature) Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Coastal Erosion (Line Feature) Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Exposure Area Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Annual High Wave Flooding Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Passive Flooding Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Potential Economic Loss Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Flooded Highways Preview Metadata

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**Sea Level Rise – Vegetation Line Preview Metadata Download
Solar Irradiance
  1. Preview (DNI)
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  1. Metadata (DNI)
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Solar Radiation Preview Metadata Download
Solar Radiation (Mean Annual, UH) Preview Metadata Download
**Wave Energy Transects Preview Metadata Download
Wind Energy Resource Preview
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005 - Business and Economy

economic activities, conditions, and employment (e.g., business and economics)

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Banks and Credit Unions Preview Metadata Download
*Enterprise Zones Preview Metadata Download
*Foreign Trade Zone No. 9 Preview Metadata Download
*Hotels Preview Metadata Download
**Opportunity Zones Preview Metadata Download

006 - Elevation and Derived Products

height above or below the earth’s surface (e.g., altitude, bathymetry, dem’s, slope, derived products)

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Elevation Contours – 100 ft interval Preview
  1. Metadata Summary
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  1. Oahu
  2. Hawaii
  3. Kahoolawe
  4. Kauai
  5. Lanai
  6. Maui
  7. Molokai
  8. Niihau
Elevation Contours – 200 ft interval Preview Metadata Download
Elevation Contours – 500 ft interval Preview Metadata Download
**Hawaii LiDAR Preview Metadata Download
USGS Elevation Ranges Preview Metadata Download

007 - Environmental

environmental resources, protection, and conservation (e.g., natural resources, pollution, impact assessment, monitoring, land analysis)

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 NOAA Habitat Blueprint (West Hawaii Focus Area) Preview Metadata Download

008 - Geologic and Geophysical

information pertaining to the earth sciences (e.g., geology, minerals, earthquakes, landslides, volcanoes, soils, gravity, permafrost, hydrogeology, erosion)

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Agricultural Lands of Importance to the State of Hawaii (ALISH) Preview Metadata Download
Geothermal and Warm Ground Water
  1. Geothermal Resource
  2. Geothermal Wells
  1. Geothermal Boundaries
  2. High Temp Resource Areas
  3. Geothermal Wells
  4. Warm Ground Water
  5. Thermal Springs
  1. Geothermal Boundaries
  2. High Temp Resource Areas
  3. Geothermal Wells
  4. Warm Ground Water
  5. Thermal Springs
Land Evaluation and Site Assessment (LESA) Preview Metadata Download
Land Study Bureau Classification (LSB) Preview
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Major Land Resource Areas Preview
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Soils Download

http://files.hawaii.gov/dbedt/op/gis/data/geothermal_resource.zip

009 - Human Health and Safety

health, health services, human ecology, and safety (e.g., disease, illness, factors affecting health, hygiene, substance abuse)

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 Air Quality Monitoring Sites Preview Metadata Download
Assisted Living Facilities Preview Metadata Download
***Emergency Shelters*** (removed 10/16/14)
*Fire Response Zones Preview Full Metadata

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*Flood Hazard Zones Preview Metadata Download
Hospitals Preview Metadata Download
Lava Flow Hazard Zones Preview Metadata Download
**Outdoor Warning Sirens Preview Metadata Download
Restricted Watersheds Preview Metadata Download
Skilled Nursing Facilities Preview Metadata Download
Tsunami Evacuation Zones Preview Metadata Download
Tsunami Wave Heights Preview Metadata Download
*Water Quality Monitoring Sites Preview Metadata Download
Wildfire Risk Ratings Preview Metadata Download

010 - Imagery and Basemaps

base maps (e.g., land cover, topographic maps, imagery, annotations)

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Hillshades Preview
  1. TIF Format
  2. JPEG Format
  3. SID Format
  4. Color Hillshades
  1. Hawaii TIF|JPG|SID|*Color
  2. Kahoolawe TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  3. Kauai TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  4. Lanai TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  5. Maui TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  6. Molokai TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  7. Niihau TIF|JPG|SID|Color
  8. Oahu TIF|JPG|SID|Color
LANDSAT Images Preview
  1. Hawaii
  2. Kauai-Niihau
  3. Maui-Kahoolawe
  4. Molokai
  5. Lanai
  6. Oahu
  1. Hawaii (JP2)
  2. Kauai-Niihau (JP2)
  3. Maui-Kahoolawe (JP2)
  4. Molokai (JP2)
  5. Lanai (JP2)
  6. Oahu (JP2)
LANDSAT Mosaic Images Preview Metadata Download
Land Cover Analysis: Impervious Surface and Land Cover Data (C-CAP) Preview Metadata Download
Land Cover Analysis (GAP) Preview Metadata Download
Land Use / Land Cover Preview Metadata Download

011 - Military and Intelligence

military bases, structures, activities (e.g., military bases, structures, activities)

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U.S. Dept. of Defense Parcels Preview Metadata Download

012 - Inland Water Resources

inland water features, drainage systems and characteristics (e.g., rivers, glaciers, lakes, water use plans, dams, currents, floods, water quality, hydrographic charts)

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Aquifers (DLNR) Preview Metadata Download
Aquifers (DOH) Preview Metadata Download
Dams Preview
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Ditches Preview Metadata Download
Hydrographic Units Preview Metadata Download
Inland Water Quality Standards Classifications Preview Metadata Download
*National Hydrography Dataset Preview Metadata Download
Streams Preview Metadata Download
Streams with Aquatic Resources (1990 Hawaii Stream Assessment) Preview Metadata Download
Streams with Cultural Resources (1990 Hawaii Stream Assessment) Preview Metadata Download
Streams with Diverse Resources (1990 Hawaii Stream Assessment) Preview Metadata Download
Streams with Riparian Resources (1990 Hawaii Stream Assessment) Preview Metadata Download
Waterfalls Preview Metadata Download
*Watersheds Preview Metadata Download

013 - Locations and Geodetic Networks

positional information and services (e.g., addresses, geodetic networks, control points, postal zones, place names)

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*GeoID Preview Metadata Download
*Geographic Place Names Preview Metadata Download
Mile Markers Preview Metadata Download
**NGS Geodetic Control Stations Preview Download
Triangulation Stations (removed)

014 - Oceans and Estuaries

features and characteristics of salt water bodies (e.g., tides, tidal waves, coastal information, reefs)

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Aids to Navigation Preview
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*Benthic Habitat Preview Download
Body Surfing Sites Preview Metadata Download
Bottom Type Preview
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Coastline Preview Metadata Download
*Coastline of the Northwest Hawaiian Islands Preview Metadata Download
Coral Reefs (From NOAA Nautical Charts) Preview
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Dumping Areas Preview
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Explosive Dumping Areas Preview
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*Fish Aggregating Devices Preview Metadata Download
Islets Preview Metadata Download
*Longline Prohibited Fishing Areas Preview Metadata Download
*Marine Managed Areas (DAR) Preview Metadata Download
**Military De Facto Marine Protected Areas (DAR) Preview Metadata Download
**NOAA Marine Protected Areas Inventory Preview Download
Obstructions Preview
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Ocean Depth Ranges Preview Metadata Download
Ocean Mask Polygon Preview Metadata Download
**Ocean Temperature Preview Metadata Download
Offshore Installation Preview
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Shoreline Public Access Preview Metadata Download
Submerged Buoys Preview
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Three Nautical Mile Boundaries Preview Metadata Download
Twelve Nautical Mile Boundaries Preview Metadata Download
Unexploded Ordnance Preview
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Water Quality Classifications Preview
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Whale Sanctuary Boundaries Preview Metadata Download
Wrecks Preview
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015 - Cadastral and Land Descriptions

information used for appropriate actions for future use of the land (e.g., land use maps, zoning maps, cadastral surveys, land ownership)

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Conservation District Subzones (***Corrected 09/11/15***) Preview Metadata Download
Development Plans Preview Metadata Download
**General Plan, County of Kauai Preview Metadata Download
Golf Courses Preview Metadata Download
*Government Land Ownership Preview Metadata Download
**HCDA (Hawaii Community Development Authority) Districts Preview Metadata Download
*Important Agricultural Lands (IAL) Preview Metadata Download
*Large Landowners Preview
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LUPAG (Land Use Pattern Allocation Guide) for Island of Hawaii Preview Metadata Download
Oahu Land Use 1998 Preview Metadata Download
Recycled Water Use Management Zones Preview Metadata Download*
*Special Management Area (SMA) Preview Metadata Download
State Land Use Districts Preview Metadata Download
State Land Use Districts (Historic) Preview Metadata Download
*TMK Parcels (All Islands) Preview
  1. Oahu Parcels
  2. Neighbor Islands
  1. Hawaii*
  2. Kauai*
  3. Maui County*
  4. Niihau*
  5. Oahu*
*TMK Parcels (All islands merged into one layer) Preview Metadata Download
*TMK Parcels (Zone, Section, Plat) Preview Metadata Download
*Zoning, C&C of Honolulu Preview Metadata Download
*Zoning, County of Hawaii Preview Metadata Download
**Zoning, County of Maui Preview Metadata Download

016 - Cultural and Demographic

characteristics of society and culture (e.g., anthropology, archaeology, religion, demographics, crime and justice)

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*Ahupua’a Boundaries (Historic Land Divisions) Preview Metadata Download
2010 Census Data:

*Census Designated Places – 2010PreviewMetadataDownload*Census Hawaiian Homelands – 2010PreviewMetadataDownload

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*Census Blocks – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Blocks – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census Block Groups – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Block Groups – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census County Boundaries – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census County Boundaries – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census County Divisions (Districts) – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census County Divisions (Districts) – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census Designated Places – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Designated Places – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census Hawaiian Homelands – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Hawaiian Homelands – 2015 Preview Metadata

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Census Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census Tracts – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Tracts – 2015 Preview Metadata

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Census Urbanized Areas and Urban Clusters – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Urbanized Areas and Urban Clusters – 2015 Preview Metadata

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*Census Zip Code Tabulation Areas – 2010 Preview Metadata

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**Census Zip Code Tabulation Areas – 2015 Preview Metadata

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Census 2010 Reports by Hawaii State Data Center
Census 2010 Tables Metadata Download
Table: Address to 2010 Census Tracts Conversion (XLSX) Metadata Download

017 - Facilities and Structures

man-made construction (e.g., architecture, buildings, museums, churches, factories, housing, monuments, shops, towers)

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DOH Building Locations Preview Metadata Download
**Fire Stations Preview Metadata Download
**Post Secondary Institutions Preview Metadata Download
**Police Stations Preview Metadata Download
Preschool Locations Preview Metadata Download
Private School Locations Preview Metadata Download
*Public School Locations Preview Metadata Download
**State Libraries Preview Metadata Download

018 - Transportation Networks

means and aids for conveying persons and/or goods (e.g., roads, airports, airstrips, shipping routes, tunnels, nautical charts, vehicle and vessel locations, aeronautical charts, railways, trails)

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Airports Preview Metadata Download
Boating Facilities Preview
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**Bridges Preview Full Metadata

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Bus Routes (Oahu) – C&C of Honolulu Preview Metadata Download
Bus Stops (Oahu) – C&C of Honolulu Preview Metadata Download
Harbors, Commercial Preview Metadata Download
Harbors, Small Boat Preview Metadata Download
*Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS) Preview Metadata Download
**Mile Markers, State DOT Preview Metadata Download
*Na Ala Hele State Trails and Access System Preview Metadata

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Roads – C&C of Honolulu Preview Metadata Download
Roads (Major) – C&C of Honolulu Preview Metadata Download
Roads – County of Hawaii Street Centerlines Preview Metadata Download
Roads (Major) – County of Hawaii Preview Metadata Download
*Roads (Major and Minor) – County of Maui Preview Metadata Download
Roads – County of Kauai Preview Metadata Download
*Roads – State and County Routes (State DOT Road Inventory) Preview Download

019 - Utilities Networks

energy, water and waste systems, and communications infrastructure (e.g., hydroelectricity, geothermal, solar, and nuclear sources of energy, water purification and distribution, sewage collection and disposal, electrical and gas distribution, data communication, telecommunication, radio, communication networks)

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Cables Preview
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Offshore Sewer Lines Preview
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**On-Site Sewer Disposal Systems Preview
  1. Metadata (Oahu)
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