NZ Topo - object class moraine_poly

This page describe the moraine_poly object class used to represent objects in the NZTopo topographic database.


An accumulation of boulders, stones or other debris carried and deposited by a glacier.

Topo50 description

Only those areas significant either by their size or location are held in the data and shown on the printed maps.

Representation specification

Representation specification showing moraine_poly

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See also: moraine_wall_poly

Class attributes

Attribute Value
Object class moraine_poly
Entity class GROUND
Additional entity class Not applicable
Object inheritance simple_area
Entity source US Standard Entity
Map series Topo50 Ant50
LSLIFF object class 321

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature version Revised Description
6 2012-08-28 Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
5 2012-08-28 Added scale-specific definitions
4 2010-03-01 object class change and added name_macronated attribute
3 2008-04-10 Removed reference to seed and void objects
2 2001-11-23 Unspecified update
1 1999-03-01 intial status