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Map Viewer Updates

The map viewer is about to undergo some major changes. New map tools will soon be available to use.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Canterbury Maps User Guide

Download a copy of the Canterbury Maps User Guide.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Augmented Reality Sandbox

Canterbury maps have partnered with Aurecon to bring you the augmented reality sandbox. The sandbox is placed in the foyer at 200 Tuam Street for you to have a go at shaping your own landscape.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Port Hills Fire - Imagery Comparison

Port hills Fire - imagery comparison, discover how much land has been burnt.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Imagery Service reuse by SCIRT

SCIRT are now reusing the Christchurch latest imagery service directly from the Canterbury Maps GIS server as their basemap.

Monday, December 19, 2016

Tsunami Evacuation Zones

Are you in a tsunami evacuation zone? Find out here.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

RetroLens.nz

Discover what the land was like in your area, start discovering now on RetroLens.

Monday, December 5, 2016

The Canterbury Historic Plans Register - BETA

The Canterbury Historic Plans Register is an interactive application built to share our history. Environment Canterbury holds land use, subdivision surveys, drainage, flooding and farm plan records dating back as far as the 1820’s. The pla…

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Imagery ImageServer being retired

From next week our old imagery Image Server will be turned off. We encourage all that use this Imagery Image Server to please switch to this Latest Imagery Image Server. The two imagery services are identical and contain the same imagery,…

Sunday, September 11, 2016

View our historical imagery gallery

The Historical Aerial Imagery Gallery is an interactive application now available on the Canterbury Maps website. Environment Canterbury has georeferenced a broad range of historical aerial imagery that spans from 1925 to 2004.

Sunday, September 11, 2016