Smap New Zealand Soil Classification (Soil Order) - May 2017

25 May 2017

This dataset was last updated on LRIS Portal on 25 May 2017.

There has been a change in the way the S-map is being made available to users. The S-map primary map layer of soil classes (i.e. delineated areas that are labelled with the soil family name) is no longer freely available to commercial users. Access to this data and associated soil attribute data for commercial use is by negotiation - please contact Graeme Anderson (

This layer is a "dissolved" representation of the NZSC soil order for S-map previously available as a lookup table.It is available for non-commercial use under a creative commons licence (CC-BY-NC-ND).The New Zealand Soil Classification is described in Hewitt (2010) - Landcare Research Science Series No. 1.

1. SmapNZSCOrderMay2017 10.8 KB lyr
Technical Details
Layer ID 48567
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 103417
Attributes NZSCOrder
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), Atom Feed
Added 24 May 2017
Last updated 25 May 2017
Revisions 7 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Jan. 22, 2018 from Shapefile in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000. 895 geometries modified to be OGC compliant. Changelog.


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