Mapping of Marlborough Sounds

Seabed charts of the Marlborough Sounds dating back to the 1940s are set to be overhauled in a state-of-the-art digital mapping project.

Information from more than 40,000 hectares of Queen Charlotte Sound and the Tory Channel will help to guide council and science in the future use of the area.

The joint project between Marlborough District Council, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research and Land Information New Zealand has begun. Read more at http://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/85647143/mappin...