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 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:
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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|Category||Environmental Reporting > Freshwater > River water quality|
|Metadata||ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core|
|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|