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Christchurch City Soil Map

  • Added 23 Sep 2010
  • Updated 23 Mar 2015
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This soil map for Christchurch City was compiled at 1:25,000 scale from several published and unpublished soil maps held by Landcare Research including:

Christchurch Region NZ Soil Survey Report 16 1:63 360
Part Paparua County NZ Soil Bureau Bulletin 34 1:31 860
Part Port Hills NZ Soil Bureau Bulletin 35 1:31 860
Heathcote County NZ Soil Bureau Report 1 1:31 860
Part Port Hills unpublished map 1:10 000
Sumner region NZ Soil Survey Report 70 1: 8 000

The database was constructed containing attributes relating to land use for each map unit and three land use interpretations generated: horticultural versatility, land use capability and urban suitability.

Attachments

1. Christchurch City Soil - ArcGIS Layer file 42.5 KB lyr
2. Land Resources Evaluation of Christchurch City 1.19 MB pdf

Information

TagsSlope, Soil Conservation, Land Planning, Soil, Downloadable Data, Land Management, Land Resource, Soil survey, Land Use Capability
RegionsChristchurch City
MetadataDublin Core, ISO 19115/19139

Technical Details

Layer ID 48148
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 554
Attributes CHCHCITY, SOIL, VERSATILIT, HORT, POTENTVERS, LUC, LAND_USE, URBAN, URBAN_CLAS
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

History

Added23 Sep 2010
Last updated23 Sep 2010
Revisions 3 - Browse all revisions
Current revision Imported on Oct. 18, 2011 in NZGD49 / New Zealand Map Grid.
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