Natural Resources Management Regions

Dataset Number857
Dataset TitleNatural Resources Management Regions
CustodianData Authority: Department for Environment and Water
Data Provider: Department for Environment and Water


DescriptionThe Natural Resources Management (NRM) Boundaries define the area of responsibility for each of the State's eight NRM Boards. These Boards are responsible for the planning and management of the region's Natural Resources and will undertake many of the roles formally performed by the Catchment Water Management Boards, Soil Conservation Boards, Animal and Plant Control Boards etc. This data set can be used to show the location of NRM Boundaries in South Australia
UsageThis data set can be used to show the location of the NRM regions as describe above in South Australia.

Data Quality

LineageThis dataset was constructed by combining existing datasets such as Catchment Water Management Board and Hundred boundaries. The new boundaries were repeatedly modified and adjusted until they were topologically coincident with the South Australian Digital Cadastral Database.
CompletenessThe dataset is complete with upgrades to be made as required.
Positional AccuracyThe positional accuracy is the same as the DCDB. This positional accuracy ranges from sub-metre in the metropolitan area through to +/-10 in the pastoral zones.

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired01-JUL-2004
Last Updated24-NOV-2006
Update FrequencyAs required
Maintenance MethodNot Required - Copy Held
LicenseingCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
ADMIN.NrmRegionsNAME  textNRM region name
ADMIN.NrmRegionsREGION_ID DoubleInternal ID
ADMIN.NrmRegionsOFFICE_ID DoubleInternal ID

Contact Information

OrganisationDepartment for Environment and Water
Postal AddressGPO Box 1047

SA 5001