Orthophotography for the Canterbury region taken in the flying season (summer period) 2015-16. Coverage encompassed the Waimakariri, Chrischurch City, and Selwyn Council areas, as well as the high counrty areas of Mackenzie, Timaru, and Ashburton Council areas.
Imagery was captured for the ‘Environment Canterbury' by AAM NZ Limited, 6 Ossian St, NAPIER, New Zealand.
1,893 ortho-rectified RGB GeoTIFF images in NZTM projection, tiled into the LINZ Standard 1:5,000 tile layout.
Tile layout in NZTM projection containing relevant information.
The supplied imagery is in terms of New Zealand Transverse Mercator (NZTM) map projection. The products are tiled into NZTopo50 1:5,000 tiles.
Please refer to the supplied tile layout shape file for specific details, naming conventions, etc.
The final spatial accuracy is ±2m @ 90% confidence level in clear open spaces.
Index tiles for this dataset are available as layer [Canterbury 0.3m Rural Aerial Photos Index Tiles (2015-16)](http://data.linz.govt.nz/layer/3517)
Project AAM was engaged by Canterbury Regional Council to undertake rural specification aerial photography and create orthophotography over ~14,400 sq km of Canterbury Region in the 2015-16 flying season. The aerial photography was acquired between 16 November 2015 and 10 April 2016.
Data Imagery products supplied included 30 cm gsd, RGB orthophotos in NZTopo50 1:5,000 tiles. Vector GIS layers – project extent and tile layout.
This dataset was produced to meet the project spatial accuracy specification of 2m (90% confidence in clear, open areas). This dataset is supplied on NZTM map projection and Lyttelton 1937 vertical datum.