to Meeting for Taunton River.org Web Committee
and GIS Committee on Tuesday, December 4th, 2001.
1 This list is just a start, please email me (Maisy at email@example.com) with any information you may have as a committee member on any of the topics above. I will accept any email, hard copy, etc. The thing to remember that brief is better. Copy written in short paragraphs. I am collecting for now and also building a library of information for the future as information will change and be updated. If you see your name and do not want to send in information please let me know, I will take your name off that section.
The key to getting this website up and running is to get information from the committee and the community.Section: National Park Wild & Scenic Program:
Why a Community Effort?: Maisy & Bill
Info for Landowners: Kitty Doherty, Wildlands Trust, Bill Napolitano,Publications& Studies: COMMITTEE AT LARGE to collect newspaper articles, publications, etc on the taunton river
Minutes to Meetings: Committee Secretary
Public Chatroom: Web Administrator (Maisy McDarby)Survey & Comments: Survey and Comments to be designed as needed. (i.e. Kitty Doherty to design a survey to existing landowners on the Taunton River for input, etc.)
5 Section: Just for FunRide the River Slide Show: to be put together by the Web Committee as advised by Mike Tougias,Ray Brierly and Bob Davis
College/University: Frank Bibbins and ?
Calendar/Upcoming Events: COMMITTEE
6 Other Info on the Web Site
The site will use sound
and river quotes to get a certain look/feel for the emotion of the Upper Taunton
7 GIS CommitteeAttendees: Aria Brissette, Maisy McDarby-Stanovich (SRPEDD),Karen Porter (SRPEDD), Frank Bibbins, Ray Brierly
Layer Map of Landowners/Assessors plots of the five towns
(data from Each of the five towns of Bridgewater, Halifax, Taunton, Middleboro,
Raynham).Data will be in various formats.
Biological Resources Map (data from Mass GIS/ Manomet Observatory,Wildlands Trust.)
Natural Resources Inventory Map (data from Mass GIS/ NHESP/Save the Bay)
General Soils Map (data from Mass GIS/ USDA/NRCS)Historic Point Data Map (data from Mass GIS/ and info collected for Historicportion of the web site produced by Commttee members).
Archaelogy Map (the data for the map may or may not produce a map based on the proprietary nature of the information. To be discussed
Current Recreation Map (data produced by Committee, MassGIS, and existing studies on existing trails, canoe access points, etc)
Future Recreation Map (data produced by the Committee and existing studies)
Existing Land Use Map (data produced by Mass GIS/ Committee)
Areas at Risk Land Use Map (data produced from existing data (i.e. buildout info) and the Committee).
8 Other DiscusssionsCertain technical data questions arose in the meeting regarding types of data that will be supplied for the base layer landowner map. A mix of Cad, GIS and image formats were discussed as well as how to tackle the attribute information table. It was decided also that a CD rom will be produced which will have this base layer on it with all of the assessors data connected to each of the towns maps.Further discussions will be required.