20 datasets found

  • NZ Estuary Type

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    New Zealand Estuary type - Fact sheets about specific NZ estuaries _________________Item Page Created: 2017-06-15 00:35 Item Page Last Modified: 2021-06-15 21:51Owner: wadhwas_NIWA
    Created 10 September 2021 Updated 10 September 2021
  • NZ Coastal classification - Coastal Land Form Type

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Coastal landform type – describes the different geomorphological components that occur along the shore. This variable has 25 attributes such as beach ridges, foredune barriers, deltas, spits and tombolos. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • NZ Coastal classification Hinterland characteristics

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Hinterland characteristics – describes the nature of the hinterland with respect to its geomorphology and topography. This variable has 7 attributes such as lagoons, plains, rising ground and sea cliffs. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that...
    Created 10 September 2021 Updated 10 September 2021
  • MEC EEZ 05 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • NZ Coastal classification Beach exposure

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Exposure – the degree to which the shoreline is exposed to wave and swell energy. This variable is further described by 4 attributes: sheltered, exposed, sheltered pocket beach and exposed pocket beach. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that...
    Created 10 September 2021 Updated 10 September 2021
  • Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • Coastline

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • MEC EEZ 10 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • MEC EEZ 20 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • MEC EEZ 40 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 11 November 2020 Updated 10 September 2021
  • NZ Estuary Type

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    New Zealand Estuary type - Fact sheets about specific NZ estuaries
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • Coastline

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • MEC EEZ 05 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • MEC EEZ 10 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • MEC EEZ 20 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • MEC EEZ 40 class

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    The Marine Environment Classification (MEC), a GIS-based environmental classification of the marine environment of the New Zealand region, is an ecosystem-based spatial framework designed for marine management purposes. Developed by NIWA with support from the Ministry for the Environment (MfE), Department of Conservation and Ministry of...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • NZ Coastal classification Hinterland characteristics

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Hinterland characteristics – describes the nature of the hinterland with respect to its geomorphology and topography. This variable has 7 attributes such as lagoons, plains, rising ground and sea cliffs. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • NZ Coastal classification Foreshore sediment

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Foreshore sediment type – provides a description of the type of sediment and grain size of material making up the beach. This variable has 11 attributes such as gravel, sand and mud. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that were previously...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
  • NZ Coastal classification - Coastal Land Form Type

    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited
    Service Description: Coastal landform type – describes the different geomorphological components that occur along the shore. This variable has 25 attributes such as beach ridges, foredune barriers, deltas, spits and tombolos. The geomorphic variables were sourced from the New Zealand coastal type classification scheme and GIS mapping procedures that...
    Created 3 June 2020 Updated 3 June 2020
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