Lake Water Quality for Swimming Categories


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10 Aug 2017

This dataset was last updated on MfE Data Service on 10 Aug 2017.

Water quality for swimming categories for lakes with perimeters over 1.5 km. This dataset was used to compose the current state for water quality for swimming.

This data is under review and will be updated in due course. This information is based on modelled and measured data using the approach outlined at .

The modelling methods used are outlined in Snelder et al. (2016) Strategic assessment of New Zealand’s freshwaters for recreational use: a human health perspective. LWP Client Report 2016-011

Column headings:

LID: LID from Freshwater Environments of New Zealand (FENZ)

Name: Lake name

Category: Water quality for swimming category see

Note blank cells are lakes where a prediction was not possible because of missing predictor variables.

Lake_Permeter(m): lake perimeter in metres

Regional_council: Regional council

Table ID 53618
Data type Table
Row count 861
Services Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W)
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