Landscape reports

The Southland District contains a variety of landscapes which contribute to the character and identity of different areas. The landscape values have been assessed through the following studies.

Landscape & Ecology Southland District Report [PDF, 9.2 MB]
Southland Regional Landscape Assessment [PDF, 31 MB]
Southland Coastal Landscape Study [PDF, 14 MB] 
Te Anau Landscape Capacity Study [PDF, 25 MB] 
Te Anau Scenic Zones Visibility/Visual Landscape Assessment [PDF, 14 MB] 
Stewart Island Landscape and Coastal Natural Character Study 2017 (external link)

Further work is being done to identify Southland’s important landscapes and natural features.

Click here to find out more about this and how you can have your say (external link)