Monthly Archives: August 2012

Work begins on SoilML – a soil equivalent of the Geoscience Markup Language (GeoSciML)

A report by Alistair Ritchie. On August 16 and 17 the National Land Resource Centre hosted a trans-Tasman soil information workshop at the Landcare Research office in Wellington. The workshop followed a one day joint soil and geology information modelling … Continue reading

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Informatics at the 4th Digital Earth Summit

Informatics will be at the  4th Digital Earth Summit next week in Wellington. As well as staff presenting a number of papers at the Summit, Informatics will have a stand at which those attending will be able to see demonstrations … Continue reading

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Informatics leads rollout of new National Land Resource Centre website

Members of the Informatics team have recently been involved in the roll out of the website for the new National Land Resource Centre. An initiative of the Crown Research Institute Landcare Research, the National Land Resources Centre (www.nlrc.org.nz) will be … Continue reading

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New Zealand’s Landcover Database v3.0 (LCDB3) released

By David Pairman New Zealand’s Landcover Database v3.0 (LCDB3) was released at the start of July 2012 and is now available on the LRIS download portal. LCDB v3.0 has been compiled by staff within the Informatics team over the past … Continue reading

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