Environmental Planning Instrument - Groundwater Vulnerability

This spatial dataset identifies the land where development implications exist due to the presence of vulnerable groundwater resources as designated by the relevant NSW environmental planning instrument. The data shows show the vulnerability (or level of risk) of aquifers to contamination relating to physical characteristics of the location, such as the depth to the water table and soil type.

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Organisation: Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

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Data and Resources

Additional Info

Metadata template type Vector
Asset type Dataset
Alternative Title EPI - Groundwater Vulnerability
Metadata date 07/12/2017
Date created 23/05/2014
Date Published 23/05/2014
Edition 1
Purpose The data should be used by groundwater managers, planners, developers, and regulating agencies to make better informed judgements on where to locate potentially polluting activities so as to minimise the risk to groundwater
License Creative Commons Attribution
Update frequency Data is updated as deemed necessary
OEH service DPE Service
Keywords WATER-Groundwater,HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT-Planning

Dataset extent

Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Equivalent Scale 320000
Geospatial Topic Environment
Temporal Coverage From 23/05/2014
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Landing page https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/opendata/dataset/epi-groundwater-vulnerability
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Attribution Department of Planning, Industry and Environment asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and Department of Planning, Industry and Environment 2014"