Macrophyte Lake Data

Latest version published by The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) on Aug 9, 2018 The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)

Comprises plant survey results for 206 lakes, over 17,500 plant records, using survey method of Clayton (1983), and other supporting information

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 15,397 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 15,397 records in English (512 KB) - Update frequency: not planned
Metadata as an EML file download in English (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 9ef059d7-5721-4ffd-a758-ef7a63221905.  The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF New Zealand.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Mary de Winton
Originator
NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Mary de Winton
Point of contact
NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who filled in the metadata:

Data Curator
Point of Contact
NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Jane Robbins

Geographic Coverage

New Zealand

Bounding Coordinates South West [-46.077, 167.102], North East [-34.37, 177.804]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date 1981-02-21

Additional Metadata

Data contain subjective elements like cover estimates as well as measured elements like depth and height. Depth and height before 1993 should be accurate to about 0.5 m, and since 1993 to about 0.1 m

Alternative Identifiers 9ef059d7-5721-4ffd-a758-ef7a63221905
https://gbifipt.niwa.co.nz/resource?r=macrophyte_lake_data