Environmental Planning Instrument - Riparian Lands Watercourses

This spatial dataset identifies land where development implications exist to reduce impacts in riparian lands and watercourses, as designated by a NSW environmental planning instrument. Riparian lands are a transition zone between the land and the watercourse that is important for maintaining or improving the shape, stability and ecological functions of a watercourse.

Contact data.broker@environment.nsw.gov.au for a data package (shapefile)

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 - Riparian Lands
Edition 1
Purpose The spatial dataset compliments information on planning requirements in NSW specifically relating to land where development implications exist due to the presence of riparian lands and watercourses
Update Frequency As needed
OEH Service DPE Service
Keywords HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT-Planning,WATER-Rivers
Equivalent Scale 320000
Vector representation
Record 1
Object type
Surface
Object count
Geospatial Topic Planning cadastre
Geospatial Coverage

Dataset extent

Temporal Coverage From 2014-05-23
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Licence Creative Commons Attribution
Landing page https://www.planningportal.nsw.gov.au/opendata/dataset/epi-riparian-lands-watercourses
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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 2018"