River Environment Classification Catchment Order 6 (2010)

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The REC groups rivers and parts of river networks that share similar ecological characteristics, including physical and biological. Rivers that share the same class can be treated as similar to one another and different to rivers in other classes. The REC classification system groups rivers according to several environmental factors that strongly influence or cause the rivers’ physical and ecological characteristics (climate, topography, geology and land cover). A catchment is a polygon that defines the upstream watershed of a river system or sub-system. Land cover within the catchment was used to populate the river classification factors (see table 1.1 of the User Guide www.mfe.govt.nz/environmental-reporting/about/tool...).

Additional metadata, and the River Environment Classification can be found at www.mfe.govt.nz/sites/default/files/environmental-...

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Information
Category Fresh Water
Regions New Zealand
Metadata ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core
Technical Details
Layer ID 2362
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 155
Attributes Sum_AREA, order, NZreach, Tot_reach
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed
History
Added 05 Oct 2010
Last updated 17 Oct 2011
Revisions 10 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Feb. 10, 2017 from GML in NZGD49 / New Zealand Map Grid.

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