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Hazardous Materials Routes

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The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Hazardous Material Routes were developed using the 2004 First Edition TIGER/Line files. The routes are described in the National Hazardous Material Route Registry (NMHRR). The on-line NMHRR linkage is http://hazmat.fmcsa.dot.gov/nhmrr/index.asp With the exception of 13 features that were not identified with the Tiger/Lines, Hazmat routes were created by extracting the TIGER/Line segments that corresponded to each individual route. Hazmat routes in the NTAD, are organized into 3 database files, hazmat.shp, hmroutes.dbf, and hmstcnty.dbf. Each record in each database represents a unique Tiger/Line segment. These Tiger/Line segments are grouped into routes identified as character [...]

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Shapefile: Hazmat_Routes.zip
Hazmat_Routes.shp 14.75 MB
Hazmat_Routes.dbf 12.58 MB
Hazmat_Routes.shx 1.11 MB
Hazmat_Routes.prj 145 Bytes
Hazmat_Routes.shp.xml
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Hazmat_Routes.sbn 1.37 MB
Hazmat_Routes.sbx 22.39 KB

Purpose

In order for the public to be able to view the Hazardous Material Routes reported to FMCSA, the data is being released in ESRI shapefile format for use in a GIS system.

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ScienceBase WMS

ScienceBase WFS

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  • USGS Multi-Hazards Demonstration Project

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<p> Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Research and Innovative Technology Administration's Bureau of Transportation Statistics (RITA/BTS), Volpe NTSC</p>

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Alternate Titles

  • Hazmat_Routes

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