Coastal Marine Area


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05 Jul 2017

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The foreshore, seabed, and coastal water, and air space above the water at Port Waikato. This is defined in the RMA and identified by Waikato Regional Council. as the seaward boundary is the outer limits of the territorial sea; the landward boundary is the line of mean high water springs, except that where that line crosses a river, the landward boundary at that point shall be whichever is the lesser of-
i) 1 kilometre upstream from the mouth of the river; or
ii) The point upstream that is calculated by multiplying the width of the river mouth by 5.

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Layer ID 87448
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 1
Services Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS)