The New Zealand Land Resource Inventory (NZLRI) is a national database of physical land resource information. It comprises two sets of data compiled using stereo aerial photography, published and unpublished reference material, and extensive field work:
The first edition NZLRI provides national coverage from mapping between 1973 and 1979 at a scale of 1:63,360. A limited revision regional upgrade of the north Waikato area was completed at a scale of 1:63,360 in 1983. Second edition NZLRI regional upgrades at a scale of 1:50,000 have been completed for Northland, Wellington, Marlborough and Gisborne-East Cape. Third edition NZLRI layers contained a restructured polygon attribute table to allow the core NZLRI to complement the newly created fundamental soil layers with minimal duplication.
Update of Edition 3 NZLRI. This update involves ++no new mapping++, but does include a ++new National Land Use Capability legend++ correlated for all regions across New Zealand. Attributes include original LUC units codes and unit descriptions so that users more familiar with original regional codes and North Island correlations can track the pedigree of units from old to new codes and descriptions.
|1.||LRIS Data Dictionary - v3||994 KB||doc||
|Category||Environment > Environmental policy > Environmental management > Land management & planning|
|Tags||Slope, Land, Resource, Lithology, Geology, Land Cover, Land Planning, Land Management, Land Resource, Inventory, Rock, Land Use Capability, Erosion, Vegetation|
|Metadata||ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core|
|Data type||Vector multipolygon||Feature count||107365|
|Attributes||luc, lcorr, nzcu, type, lcorrclass, lcorrlim, lcorrunit, regname, rock, toprock, baserock, rock2, surcode, mainsoil, soil, nzsc, slope, erosion, veg, veg2, ccav, ccto_1, ccpo, prsir, prsic, prsiav, edition_1, polyid, domluc, present_erosion, potential_erosion, origin, nld_legend, wko_legend, cor_legend, bop_legend, ebp_legend, gec_legend, nhb_legend, shw_legend, wln_legend, tmu_legend, si_legend, marl_legend, nzcu_description, orig_ni_si_unit_descr, the_geom_Length, the_geom_Area|
|Services||Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed|
|Added||25 May 2010|
|Last updated||20 Dec 2021|
|Revisions||10 - Browse all revisions|
|Current revision||Imported on Dec. 20, 2021 from Geodatabase in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000. 102 geometries modified to be OGC compliant. Changelog.|
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