Inventory Fields

Only the names, map sheets, importance and vulnerability ratings of listed sites are given in this web site. The computerised database and publications contain data on each site in the following fields:

Site name

Regional Council district

Statement of significance

Brief description

Geological age of feature

Brief locality description

Map reference (NZMS 260)


Type of exposure

Foreseeable hazards to the feature

Human modifications to the feature

Reserve status

Earth science informants

Date information supplied

Literature references about feature

Assessment of importance (see Regions listing)

Assessment of vulnerability to human damage (see Regions listing)