Feature Type

Feature Type Name




A linear scientific transect or traverse. A once off path follow by scientist to collect data.


Also see Route

Table Name

Australia's Implementation Table Names


None entered in defining this feature type

The following have been used in categorising this feature type

  • Management
Code Name Definition   Data type Values UoM Used by these Feature Types
1042 Dataset_Id An unique identifier of the dataset the feature belongs to Mandatory number(4)     Types
1054 Description Describing, verbal portrait, of a person, object, or event Mandatory character(100)     Types
1057 Discipline   Mandatory character(50)     Types
1134 Organisation   Mandatory character(100)     Types
1136 Originator   Mandatory character(100)     Types
1146 Project   Mandatory character(100)     Types
1150 Q_Info An unique identifier pointing to additional data quality information not included in the metadata record. Mandatory number(5)     Types
1090 SCAR_Gaz_Id Reference number as in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica Mandatory number(10)     Types
1127 SCAR_Name A placename name in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica. These names have been contributed by national gazetteers. Mandatory character(100)     Types
1233 Site_Code A value that uniquly identifies a site. Optional character(50)     Types