This dataset contains NZ Topo50 vector layers related to landcover that are available through the LINZ Data Service.

This grouping of NZ Topo50 layers will allow you to quickly view and download this collection of related layers. Topo50 vector datasets are also available for layers covering the themes of hydrography, labels, relief, structure, transport and vegetation.
See all available Topographic Sets.

See the Topographic Data Dictionary for detailed information about each NZ Topo50 layer, and our background information on Topo50 to understand this data.

For the latest changes to this data, see the Topo50 Update History.

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Category Topographic > NZ Topo 50 Data
Tags New Zealand
Regions New Zealand
Metadata ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core
Technical Details
Set ID 4786
Items 26
History
Added 24 Aug 2015
Last updated 24 Sep 2020

NZ Cemetery Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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25519
1265
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-c...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50254
Data type Vector point
Feature count 1083
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Cemetery Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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24513
1159
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-c...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50255
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 189
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Dredge Tailing Centrelines (Topo, 1:50k)

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24047
752
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

The refuse left behind after dredging

Data Dictionary for dredge_tailing_cl: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-d...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50264
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 112
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Fumarole Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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23208
769
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A hole in the Earth's crust from which steam and gases are emitted

Data Dictionary for fumarole_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-f...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50276
Data type Vector point
Feature count 69
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Geo Bore Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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25361
820
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A hole drilled to tap into a geothermal field; resulting steam and/or pressure is used in the production of electricity, for drying, heating etc.

Data Dictionary for geo_bore_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50279
Data type Vector point
Feature count 49
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Golf Course Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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25094
1562
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An area set aside for playing golf.

Data Dictionary for golf_course_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50281
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 405
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Gravel Pit Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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23157
1034
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

Area used for the extraction of coarse sand and small water-worn or pounded stones, used for paths and roads

Data Dictionary for gravel_pit_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-g...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50283
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 308
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Historic Site Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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23658
1494
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A place where some historic activity has been conducted, or where some historic object is located.

Data Dictionary for historic_site_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-h...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50286
Data type Vector point
Feature count 230
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Landfill Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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24856
1291
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A portion of land on which refuse, solid or semi-solid waste, is dumped and then covered with earth.

Data Dictionary for landfill_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-l...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50294
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 72
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mine Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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26641
1234
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An excavation in the Earth for the purpose of extracting minerals.

Data Dictionary for mine_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50300
Data type Vector point
Feature count 337
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mine Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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22597
1080
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An excavation in the Earth for the purpose of extracting minerals.

Data Dictionary for mine_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50301
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 198
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Moraine Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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23316
856
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An accumulation of boulders, stones or other debris carried and deposited by a glacier.

Data Dictionary for moraine_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50303
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 246
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Moraine Wall Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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22814
823
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An accumulation of boulders, stones or other debris, carried and deposited by the glacier to either side of the glacier, or at its terminal, forming a wall.

Data Dictionary for moraine_wall_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50304
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 229
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Mud Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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27175
1397
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An area of wet, soft earthy matter

Data Dictionary for mud_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-m...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50305
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 1998
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Pumice Pit Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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22500
771
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

Area used for the extraction of pumice

Data Dictionary for pumice_pit_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-p...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50312
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 7
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Quarry Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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25517
1509
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An excavation or pit, usually open to the air, from which building stone or the like is obtained by cutting, blasting etc

Data Dictionary for quarry_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-q...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50314
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 993
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Racetrack Centrelines (Topo, 1:50k)

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18580
1030
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_cl: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50315
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 1002
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Racetrack Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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26169
1088
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50316
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 98
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Residential Area Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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29170
3530
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

The group of houses and their sections that together make up a residential area

Data Dictionary for residential_area_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50325
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 2714
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Rifle Range Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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23705
910
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An area of land set aside for fire-arms practise

Data Dictionary for rifle_range_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50326
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 27
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Rock Outcrop Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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29183
1227
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

An isolated rock formation that constitutes a prominent or unusual landmark

Data Dictionary for rock_outcrop_pnt: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-r...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50330
Data type Vector point
Feature count 11388
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Sand Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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25708
1949
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

Sand: crushed rock, shells etc smaller than 2mm in size

Data Dictionary for sand_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50335
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 5520
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Scree Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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22716
1070
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

Mountain slope covered with small stones.

Data Dictionary for scree_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50338
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 11620
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Shingle Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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28533
1658
Updated
02 Oct 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 02 Oct 2022.

Crushed rock, shells etc larger than 2mm in size

Data Dictionary for shingle_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50342
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 26213
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Showground Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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21796
884
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A public area containing buildings, paddocks etc. for the display of livestock, agricultural produce, machinery, and the like.

Data Dictionary for showground_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50344
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 15
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed

NZ Sportsfield Polygons (Topo, 1:50k)

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26504
1093
Updated
23 Sep 2022

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 23 Sep 2022.

A field on which sporting activities are carried out

Data Dictionary for sportsfield_poly: docs.topo.linz.govt.nz/data-dictionary/tdd-class-s...

This layer is a component of the Topo50 map series. The Topo50 map series provides topographic mapping for the New Zealand mainland, Chatham and New Zealand's offshore islands, at 1:50,000 scale.

Further information on Topo50:
www.linz.govt.nz/topography/topo-maps/topo50

Layer ID 50355
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 27
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed