7,406 datasets found

  • NZL GNS 1:250K Geology (3rd edition)

    GNS Science
    This geodatabase holds the Geological Map of New Zealand dataset collection produced by GNS Science. The mapping frame within which the features have been observed is typically defined as surface geology (i.e. the bedrock and superficial deposits that are exposed at the topographic surface or would be visible if the overlying soil was removed). The data...
    Created 10 April 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • NZL GNS 1:250K sources (2nd edition)

    GNS Science
    This dataset has been superseded by a new edition (3nd edition, 2020) available here: https://data.gns.cri.nz/metadata/srv/eng/catalog.search#/metadata/5F6780CB-4135-4204-A2C8-50DD74B0466F. This dataset is the sources data for the 1:250 000 Geological Map of New Zealand (2nd ed.). The dataset describes the spatial extent of the individual QMAP geological...
    Created 10 May 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Seismogenesis at Hikurangi Integrated Research Experiment (SHIRE) offshore data

    GNS Science
    This is the offshore dataset of a large onshore-offshore seismic experiment on the Hikurangi margin of North Island, New Zealand, with a team of scientists from New Zealand, the United States, and Japan. This data acquisition was part of the SHIRE project (“Seismogenesis at Hikurangi Integrated Research Experiment”) and occurred in 2017. The goals of this...
    Created 10 August 2020 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Historic Geological Map Archive

    GNS Science
    The archive contains scanned images of published and unpublished, geological maps for New Zealand, its offshore territories and Antarctica. The maps range from field sheets to draft compilations to complete maps as published. The collection includes maps dating back to the mid 19th century until 2012. The hardcopy maps are stored in an archive facility at...
    Created 10 August 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • National Tsunami Hazard Model (NTHM) 2013

    GNS Science
    This dataset defines the maximum expected tsunami height (maximum amplitude) for return periods of 100, 500 and 2500 years at the 50th and 84th percentile of confidence, as estimated by the model described in Power (2013). The dataset also defines the coastal sections that were used for this modelling. The maximum expected tsunami heights are presented...
    Created 8 July 2020 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Geoscience Australia's Open Day Photographs 26th ...

    GNS Science
    During National Science Week on Sunday 26th August 2007, Geoscience Australia opened its doors to the community to showcase a diverse range of work activities. Members of the public had the opportunity to discover how earthquakes are detected, pan for gold, tour the building,...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • National Water Table

    GNS Science
    This dataset is a model-derived steady-state mean water table at the New Zealand nationwide scale with a resolution of 250m x 250m. These data are described in Westerhoff et al. (2018) – URL: https://hess.copernicus.org/articles/22/6449/2018/ . The model used aimed for a solution that obtains a nationwide overview of groundwater that bridges the gap...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Nationwide Groundwater Recharge Model

    GNS Science
    Monthly data of 1km x 1km rainfall recharge to groundwater, from Jan-2000 – Dec-2014. The National Groundwater Recharge Model (NGRM) was developed to demonstrate the utility of satellite data and global models by development of a rainfall recharge model that is consistent over all regions of New Zealand. The NGRM has a 1 km × 1 km model grid that covers...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Groundwater age tracer data set

    GNS Science
    This dataset contains age tracer concentrations as measured in NZ groundwater samples through time. Tracers include Tritium, SF6, CFCs, Halon-1301. These tracer concentrations enable estimation of groundwater residence time, using mixing models to convolute input to output concentrations through hydrologic systems (e.g. aquifer, river catchment). Data are...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Hydrological Basins in Africa (Sample record, please remove!)

    GNS Science
    Major hydrological basins and their sub-basins. This dataset divides the African continent according to its hydrological characteristics. The dataset consists of the following information:- numerical code and name of the major basin (MAJ_BAS and MAJ_NAME); - area of the major basin in square km (MAJ_AREA); - numerical code and name of the sub-basin...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Regional Geological Map Archive and Data File (RGMAD)

    GNS Science
    The Regional Geological Map and Data File (RGMAD) is a Nationally Significant Database and Collection for which GNS Science has custodianship. RGMAD is an archive of published and unpublished, hardcopy, and digital image and digital GIS format file geological maps for New Zealand, its offshore territories and Antarctica. The maps range from field sheets...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Groundwater flow and transport models

    GNS Science
    • A collection of numerical model builds, scripts used in the building of the models, model outputs, and a database of measurements/observations/locations of groundwater levels, flows and chemistry data in New Zealand. These models, data and scripts can be deployed to help answer land and water management decisions across NZ. • Processed measurements...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • Localities in Victoria (VMADMIN.LOCALITY_POLYGON) - Comprehensive Elements

    GNS Science
    This dataset is the definitive set of locality boundaries for the state of Victoria as defined by Local Government and registered by the Registrar of Geographic Names. The boundaries are aligned to Vicmap Property. This dataset is part of the Vicmap Admin dataset series.
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • New Zealand Aquifer Potential Map Version 1.0

    GNS Science
    The Aquifer Potential Map is a preliminary map (version 1.0). This work was carried out as part of the GNS Science Groundwater Resources of New Zealand research programme, and future plans within this research programme include the refinement and update of this map. In its current form, the map is considered suitable for refining surficial aquifer...
    Created 10 November 2021 Updated 10 November 2021
  • NZL GNS 1:250K Geology (1st edition)

    GNS Science
    This collection of datasets has been superseded by a new edition (3nd edition, 2020) available here: https://data.gns.cri.nz/metadata/srv/eng/catalog.search#/metadata/5F6780CB-4135-4204-A2C8-50DD74B0466F. The collection of datasets contains the 1:250 000 geological data for New Zealand. These datasets are a product of the QMAP Geological Map of New...
    Created 8 July 2020 Updated 10 October 2021
  • NZL GNS 1:250K Geology (2nd edition)

    GNS Science
    This collection of datasets has been superseded by a new edition (3nd edition, 2020) available here: https://data.gns.cri.nz/metadata/srv/eng/catalog.search#/metadata/5F6780CB-4135-4204-A2C8-50DD74B0466F This collection of datasets contains the 1:250 000 geological data for New Zealand. These datasets are a product of the QMAP Geological Map of New...
    Created 8 July 2020 Updated 10 October 2021
  • Reference Gravity Stations

    GNS Science
    A catalogue of reference gravity stations in New Zealand has been assembled from measurements made since the 1950s using mostly Lacoste and Romberg D- and G-model meters. These data are from the New Zealand Primary Gravity Network and GNS Science gravity stations for measuring secular changes in gravity. In 2004 the observation data were uniformly...
    Created 8 July 2020 Updated 10 October 2021
  • Resistivity Mapping data

    GNS Science
    Raster files and contours of apparent resistivity collected at nominal electrode array spacings of 500 and 1000 m. DC resistivity mapping data collected by GNS Science and its predecessor organisations from the mid-1960s until 1997, primarily for geothermal exploration. Apparent resistivity varies by several orders of magnitude in the Taupō Volcanic...
    Created 29 June 2021 Updated 10 September 2021
  • GeoNet Accelerometer Data - New Zealand National Strong-Motion Network Parame...

    GNS Science
    Readings recorded by strong-motion instruments in New Zealand since 1966. They are updated whenever earthquakes of magnitude 4 or greater occur. Strong-motion accelerographs are located in major centres of population, near significant faults, or in different types of building structures. They are capable of measuring the very strong shaking associated...
    Created 10 September 2021 Updated 10 September 2021
  • National Air Particulate Speciation Database

    GNS Science
    GNS Science air particulate matter (APM) research helps improves air quality and health outcomes in New Zealand. We aim to identify where air particulate pollution is coming from, so regional councils can work out ways to stop it. Our science supports better air quality monitoring, management and reduction. Since 1998 GNS Science has analysed over 40,000...
    Created 10 August 2020 Updated 10 August 2021
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