River water quality: Clarity and turbidity, modelled, 2016 - 2020

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This dataset was first added to MfE Data Service on 11 Aug 2022.

Adapted by Ministry for the Environment and Statistics New Zealand to provide for environmental reporting transparency. Dataset used to develop the "River water quality: clarity and turbidity" indicator (available atwww.stats.govt.nz/indicators/river-water-quality-c...).

This dataset contains two attributes of water quality based on measurements made at monitored river sites:

  • Clarity
  • Turbidity

Clarity and turbidity in river waters is one of five parameters that provide an overview of New Zealand’s river water quality and how it is changing over time.

This dataset includes:

  • clarity and turbidity as modelled median values for New Zealand’s river length for the period 2016–2020

More information on this dataset and how it relates to our environmental reporting indicators and topics can be found in the attached data quality pdf.

Summary report available atenvironment.govt.nz/publications/environment-aotea... .

Note that this is a large dataset so is provided as a shapefile, and will need a GIS application to view.

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1. clarturb_modelled_data_quality.pdf 141 KB pdf
Technical Details
Layer ID 109887
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 1186746
Attributes measr_b, measure, units, nzsgmnt, strm_rd, us_area, nztme, nztmn, value, mesrmnt, climate, src_f_f, sg_lngt
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed
History
Added 11 Aug 2022
Revisions 3 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Aug. 3, 2022 from Shapefile in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000.

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