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"source_name":"United States Geological Survey",
"source_dataset":"Protected Areas Database of the United States (PAD-US) 3.0",
"license_type":"Public Domain",
"license_text":"Rights: Public Domain. Unless otherwise stated, all data, metadata and related materials are considered to satisfy the quality standards relative to the purpose for which the data were collected. Although these data and associated metadata have been reviewed for accuracy and completeness and approved for release by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the display or utility of the data for other purposes, nor on all computer systems, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty.",
"countries":"United States, Guam, American Samoa, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Northern Mariana Islands",
"note":"Direct import of source data, slight modifications to attributes. Geometries modified to 70%. See unitedstates sheet for more info. No archived direct download link available.",
"description":"PAD-US is America’s official national inventory of U.S. terrestrial and marine protected areas that are dedicated to the preservation of biological diversity and to other natural, recreation and cultural uses, managed for these purposes through legal or other effective means. An overview of the project is summarized here:"
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