Metadata : Water Management Zones in the Northern Territory
Name:AS/NZS ISO 19115 Geographic Information - Metadata, ANZLIC Metadata Profile
Date Metadata Extracted:2023-03-23
Date Metadata Last Updated:2022-11-07
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Title: Water Management Zones in the Northern Territory
Custodian:Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security
Water Management Zones (WMZ) are specific areas (with defined boundary) within a Water Allocation Plan Area established to manage the impact that may occur from underground water extraction. Rules for each zone are defined in a water allocation plans to determine how water can be used and/or traded.
- North Bounding Coordinate:-10
- South Bounding Coordinate:-26
- East Bounding Coordinate:138
- West Bounding Coordinate:129
Character Set: Latin 1
Maintenance and Update Frequency:asNeeded
Data Currency Start Date:2000-01-14
Data Currency End Date:2022-10-24
Access Constraint:Download the spatial data package (contains spatial data, maps and reports) via data.nt.gov.au/
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Lineage:The boundary extent for each of the water management zones were created using ArcGIS software with reference to cadastral boundaries, topographic, hydrogeological, surface water and/or catchment datasets. Information about of each zones are written in each Water Allocation Plan report.
Positional Accuracy:Data stored in geographic coordinates using horizontal datum GDA94. Topological rule state that Water Management Zones must be within Water Allocation Plan areas.
Attribute Accuracy:All polygons attributed using the data dictionary as described below.
NOTE: Water Management Zone status is the same as the Water Allocation Plan status.
Logical Consistency:All polygons are closed and labelled using the prescribed data dictionary .
Name Organisation Position Role Phone Fax Data Requests Officer Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security Geospatial Services Branch (on behalf of department) distributor firstname.lastname@example.org
Attribute Attribute Description Possible Code Code Description 01. WMZ_NAME Water Management Zones name (STRING, 200) The declared water management zone name in the Northern Territory Government gazette. 02. WMZ_DESC Water Management Zones description (STRING, 254) The water management zone description based on the purpose. 03. WAP_SN Water Allocation Plan short name (STRING, 50) The water allocation plan short name for simple reference. 04. WCD_SN Water Control District name short name (STRING, 50) The water control district short name for simple reference. 05. WMZ_MD_ID Water Management Zones metadata identifier (STRING, 50) The ANZLIC metadata record identification number for the water management zones. 06. WMZ_MD_URL Water Management Zones metadata web page (STRING, 254) The link to the water managements zones metadata record web page. 07. AREA_SQKM Water Management Zones area in square kilometres, (FLOAT) Area value calculated from the geospatial depiction which represents the extent of the water management zones area using Albers Equal-Area Conic projection. 08. NOTES Notes (STRING, 254) Internal comments that relate to the water management zones not included in the other fields.
For more information about Water Management Zones refer to Water Allocation Plans web page denr.nt.gov.au/land-resource-management/water/water-management/water-allocation-plans
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