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  • Added 09 Apr 2017
  • Updated 07 May 2020

A subset of NationalMap consisting of contextual lake polygons. Identifies the extent of lakes, lagoons, reservoirs, estuary areas and open bodies of water.

These are named major lakes derived by NationalMap from various paper map sources including street maps in city areas.


TagsBase map, Hydrography, Lake, Lakes, New-Zealand, contextual, hydro
RegionsNew Zealand
MetadataISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core

Technical Details

Layer ID 36573
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 2299
Primary key ID
Attributes NAME, ID, DATE_MOD
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS)


Added9 Apr 2017
Last updated7 May 2020
Revisions 13 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on May 7, 2020 in NZGD2000 / New Zealand Transverse Mercator 2000.
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