FOR GIS COURSE'S LANDUSE & LANDCOVER CODES

Up to date Landuse codes from the NY Office of Real Property Services that are used by the town and/or county assessors in recording landuse can be be obtained here or below. These codes are in the CLS field in tax parcel data (but sometimes you will have to join the parcel attribute table to the database file that ends with ARLM using the field parcelnum to make the join).

LANDUSE CODES from NYS Office of Real Property Services (ORPS) - Taxparcel data field CLS.

LANDCOVER NFLI ROADS

codes (field Grid code) defining the cover types derived from Landsat 30meter satellite data are as follows:

1- Hardwoods (deciduous)

2- Softwoods (Conifers)

3 - Wetlands

4 - Agriculture

5 - Urban

6 - Water

7 - Clouds

Field is NFL_CODE & values are:

20 Federal in cluding interstates

30 State

40 County

50 Local (town, village, etc)

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