This provides a polygon coastline and islands layer which is based on the Topo50 products. It is a combination of the following layers:
This topographic coastline is the line forming the boundary between the land and sea, defined by mean high water.
Islands from the NZ Island Polygons layer that lie within the NZ Coastline and Chatham Islands areas (i.e. islands in lakes, rivers and estuaries) have been removed.
The GIS workflow to create the layer is:
For more detailed description of each layer refer to the layer urls above.
You may use this work for commercial purposes.
You must attribute the creator in your own works.
|Category||Topographic > NZ Topo 50 Data > Hydrography|
|Tags||New Zealand, topo, coastline, shoreline, NZEmergencyManagement|
|Metadata||ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core|
|Data type||Vector multipolygon||Feature count||9139|
|Attributes||name, macronated, grp_macron, TARGET_FID, grp_ascii, grp_name, name_ascii|
|Services||Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed|