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
Metadata ISO 19115/19139, Dublin Core
Technical Details
Set ID 86
Items 26
History
Added 24 Aug 2015
Last updated 02 Nov 2015

NZ Cemetery Points (Topo, 1:50k)

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2589
490
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_pnt: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 254
Data type Vector point
Feature count 1065
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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2471
471
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

A place for burying the dead.

Data Dictionary for cemetery_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 255
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 180
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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2037
244
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

The refuse left behind after dredging

Data Dictionary for dredge_tailing_cl: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 264
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 114
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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2252
254
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for fumarole_pnt: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 276
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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2784
290
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 279
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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3118
662
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

An area set aside for playing golf.

Data Dictionary for golf_course_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 281
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 409
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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2402
407
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 283
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 324
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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3679
620
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for historic_site_pnt: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 286
Data type Vector point
Feature count 192
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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2684
518
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for landfill_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 294
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 101
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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3170
510
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for mine_pnt: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 300
Data type Vector point
Feature count 379
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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2621
433
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for mine_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 301
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 221
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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2240
306
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for moraine_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 303
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 241
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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2577
303
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 304
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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2702
616
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

An area of wet, soft earthy matter

Data Dictionary for mud_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 305
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 1950
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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2299
283
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

Area used for the extraction of pumice

Data Dictionary for pumice_pit_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 312
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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2912
635
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 314
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 1013
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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2163
377
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_cl: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 315
Data type Vector linestring
Feature count 1060
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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2237
441
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

A course laid out for racing

Data Dictionary for racetrack_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 316
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 96
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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5932
1806
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for residential_area_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 325
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 2388
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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2443
332
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

An area of land set aside for fire-arms practise

Data Dictionary for rifle_range_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 326
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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2570
476
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

An isolated rock formation that constitutes a prominent or unusual landmark

Data Dictionary for rock_outcrop_pnt: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 330
Data type Vector point
Feature count 11375
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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3614
880
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for sand_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 335
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 5474
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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2468
436
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

Mountain slope covered with small stones.

Data Dictionary for scree_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 338
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 11612
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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3558
756
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

Crushed rock, shells etc larger than 2mm in size

Data Dictionary for shingle_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 342
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 27126
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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2346
316
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

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

Data Dictionary for showground_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 344
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 13
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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2699
406
Updated
09 Jun 2017

This dataset was last updated on LINZ Data Service on 09 Jun 2017.

A field on which sporting activities are carried out

Data Dictionary for sportsfield_poly: apps.linz.govt.nz/topo-data-dictionary/index.aspx?...

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 355
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 22
Primary key t50_fid
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed