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Get Entities by Lat/Long Service

Description

Query for identifying details of all water entities within a given radius of a specified geographic location for specific WATERS programs.

Input

Parameters

Parameter Datatype Description
latitude Number Decimal degrees value.
longitude Number Decimal degrees value.
search_radius_miles Number Distance in miles from latitude/longitude location.         
programs_list Array of String List of program name abbreviations.

SOAP Service Notes

None at this time.

Output

UML Diagram

Water Object UML

Return Object

water_data

Property Datatype Description
water_application Object Object Type: water_application                                      
water_entity Object Object Type: water_entity
water_feature_type Object Object Type: water_feature_type
water_url Object Object Type: water_url
water_huc Object Object Type: water_huc
water_highlight Object Object Type: water_highlight

Supporting Objects

water_application

Property Datatype Description
water_application_name String Name of the water application
water_application_description String Description of the water application                                
water_entities Array of Object Object Type: water_entity

water_entity

Property Datatype Description
entity_id String The key identifier of the water entity. This value is used to relate the RAD information back to the WATEERS program system. 
entity_organization String The name of the WATERS program system organization.
entity_name String A description of the entity type. Examples: facility, impaired water, assessed water, etc..
entity_type_description String A description of the entity type. Examples: facility, impaired water, assessed water, etc..
state_location_usps_code String The 2 character USPS code for the state or territory that the facility is located in.
start_date_description String A description of the RAD start date or the actual start of the date range that this entity was of current interest to EPA.
end_date_description String A description of the RAD end date or the actual end of the date range that this entity was of current interest to EPA.
waters_feature_types Array of Object Object Type: water_feature_type
waters_urls Array of Object Object Type: water_url
waters_hucs Array of Object Object Type: water_huc
waters_highlights Array of Object Object Type: water_highlight

water_feature_type

Property Datatype Description
nhd_water_type String The water type, e.g. (LAKE/POND, STREAM/RIVER, ...) from the NHD for the water entity.
nhd_water_size Number The calculated size from the NHD indexing of the water entity for this feature type.
water_size_unit String The unit of measure of the water size. Examples: miles, acres

water_url

Property Datatype Description
url_description String A description of the URL. Example: ECHO PCS Facility Report
url_address String The hypertext link for the entity web report given in http format.

water_huc

Property Datatype Description
huc String The HUC8 value
huc_name String The subbasin name associated with the HUC8                 

water_highlight

Property Datatype Description
highlight_name String The name of the specific water entity feature of interest (highlight). Examples: 305(b) Water Assessment Status, 303(d) Causes of Impairment, PCS Facility Type, etc. See Appendix A for a list of current water highlight values.
highlight_value String The value of the water entity feature of interest.

SOAP Service Notes

None at this time.

Web Services (SOAP)

Resource Location
Runtime
Endpoint
http://ofmpub.epa.gov/WATERSWebServices/SpatialServices
WSDL
Endpoint
http://ofmpub.epa.gov/WATERSWebServices/SpatialServices?WSDL

Database Service

Database
Instance
Schema Resource
WATERS10 ow_service waters.spatial_services.get_entities_by_lat_long

Changelog

Version: 1.0 - Released: 2006


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