The INSPIRE theme Administrative Units is provided as view and download service based on data from the administrative areas 1:250,000 (VG250), which correspond to the administrative units in the ATKIS DLM250.
A Web Map Service (WMS) is offered as view service. The download service is an INSPIRE-conform Web Feature Service (WFS) with the following FeatureTypes derived from the VG250 by transformation:
The INSPIRE themes Hydro, Transport Networks, Administrative Units and Protected Sites are provided as a bundle in a uniform view or download service, since they belong together with regard to contents and topology and are maintained in a uniform production environment (ATKIS DLM250). The URL is classified into the mentioned themes and corresponding FeatureTypes.
Especially, each user has to place the source reference to all geodata, metadata and geodata services recognisably and optically linked. Alterations, processings, new designs or other adaptations have to be affixed with an indication of the alteration in the source reference.
Source reference and indication of alteration have to be formulated as follows. The source reference has to be linked with the URL "http://www.bkg.bund.de" for the representation at a website.