New Zealand's Environment Reporting Series: The Ministry for the Environment and Statistics New Zealand
Livestock numbers reflect changes in the number of farmed beef and dairy cattle, deer, and sheep across New Zealand. Livestock farming is a widespread land use in this country. It is important to monitor this use because it can affect the indigenous biodiversity, soil health, and water quality.
Column headings: numbers = numbers of animals
This dataset relates to the "Livestock numbers" measure on the Environmental Indicators, Te taiao Aotearoa website.