This dataset provides an index to the New Zealand Raster Charts available through the LINZ Data Service showing extent and Paper Chart attributes.
THIS DATA DOES NOT REPLACE NAUTICAL CHARTS AND MUST NOT BE USED FOR NAVIGATION.
The hydrographic raster data made available through the LINZ Data Service is based on the Paper Nautical Charts published and maintained by the New Zealand Hydrographic Authority at Land Information New Zealand (LINZ).
The NZ Paper Nautical Chart Index contains details of six international charts which are adopted by LINZ. Due to copyright reasons LINZ is not authorised to make the chart images available for download on LDS. These charts can be purchased from chart retailers.
This document provides detailed metadata for the NZ Electronic Navigational Chart (ENC) and Paper Nautical Chart indexes available on the LINZ Data Service: https://data.linz.govt.nz/document/21520-enc-and-paper-chart-indexes-dictionary/
The hydrographic raster data available through the LINZ Data Service is based on official Paper Nautical Charts published and maintained by the New Zealand Hydrographic Authority.
Prior to loading onto this service, high resolution raster chart images are cropped to the geographic extent of the chart panel(s) and georeferenced. A number of different scales are represented.