Category: Biodiversity

Browse over 34,000 nationally-significant freshwater fish observations covering sample sites up and down New Zealand.
Hosted By: NIWA
Categories: Biodiversity, Freshwater
Keywords: Biodiversity, Fish, Freshwater, River
The National Vegetation Survey (NVS) databank is a world-leading repository for New Zealand’s plot-based vegetation data describing plant species occurrence and abundance, vegetation structure, and en...
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Hosted By: Manaaki Whenua – Landcare Research
Categories: Biodiversity, Land
Keywords: Terrestrial Ecology, Terrestrial plants, Land, Vegetation, New Zealand
The Margot Forde Germplasm Centre (MFGC) has New Zealand’s largest seed collection and the most diverse forage collection in the world. The MFGC database holds over 48,000 public accessions of 2500 mo...
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Hosted By: AgResearch
Categories: Land, Biodiversity
Keywords: Grassland, Pasture, Environment, Agriculture, Global taonga
Learn about this nationally-significant marine invertebrate collection - featuring over 300,000 samples collected from around New Zealand, the Antarctic and Pacific.
Hosted By: NIWA
Categories: Biodiversity, Ocean
Keywords: Marine Invertebrates, collection, invertebrates, biodiversity
Access marine biodiversity and species distribution data from New Zealand's EEZ, the Ross Sea (Antarctica), the Southern Ocean south of New Zealand and surrounding seas.
Hosted By: NIWA
Categories: Biodiversity, Ocean
Keywords: biodiversity, ocean, marine
Dive into LakeSPI (Lake Submerged Plant Indicators) - a lake information and management tool used to assess and report on the ecological condition of New Zealand lakes.
Hosted By: NIWA
Categories: Biodiversity, Freshwater
Keywords: biodiversity, freshwater, lake, plants
The Allan Herbarium contains plant species from around the world but specialises in indigenous and exotic plants of the Aotearoa – New Zealand region and the South Pacific. There are over 620,000 spec...
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Hosted By: Manaaki Wheuna Landcare Research
Category: Biodiversity
Keywords: Biodiversity, Terrestrial plants, New Zealand
The New Zealand Land Cover Database (LCDB) is a multi-temporal, thematic classification of New Zealand's land cover. It identifies 33 mainland land cover classes (35 classes once the offshore Chatham ...
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Hosted By: Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
Categories: Land, Biodiversity
Keywords: Land Cover, Biodiversity, Vegetation, New Zealand
This database summarises incursion response and eradication programmes from around the world. The scope of the database is terrestrial arthropod pests and plant pathogens. Weeds, vertebrate pests, aqu...
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Hosted By: The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited
Categories: Biodiversity, Freshwater, Land
Keywords: pests, plant pathogens, biosecurity, invaders, eradication
The Biological Control Agents introduced to New Zealand (BCANZ) online database contains complete information on the biological control agents that have been introduced to New Zealand to help manage w...
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Hosted By: The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited
Categories: Biodiversity, Freshwater, Land
Keywords: Biological Control Agents, weeds, invertebrate pests, pests
The National Forestry Herbarium contains plants significant to plantation and indigenous forestry in New Zealand, including a wide range of native and amenity species.
Hosted By: Scion
Categories: Biodiversity, Land
Keywords: trees, exotic species, indigenous species, forestry
Biota of New Zealand provides access to taxonomic and nomenclature data associated with Aotearoa – New Zealand’s biodiversity collections of fungi, land invertebrates and plants. Biota of New Zealand ...
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Hosted By: Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
Categories: Land, Biodiversity
Keywords: Terrestrial plants, Land, Fungi, Micro organisms, Biodiversity, Land invertebrates, Plant pathogens, Plants
Ngā Rauropi Whakaoranga provides access to referenced information on how Māori used plants and other organisms to live in Aotearoa - New Zealand, particularly before the arrival of Europeans. It now a...
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Hosted By: Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
Categories: Land, Biodiversity
Keywords: Biodiversity, Land, Terrestrial plants, Aquatic plants, Māori, Ethnobotany
These Biodiversity Memoirs are illustrated reference works that capture New Zealand's distinctive marine fauna and flora.
Hosted By: NIWA
Categories: Ocean, Biodiversity
Keywords: marine flora, marine fauna, biodiversity