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07 June 2021 | dataset

Niue Land cover maps

The Department will ensure the 3 pillars of “Sustainable Development” Social, Economic and Environment are considered together wisely in the process of implementing the Department’s work plan. The Department of Environments vision and mission was created to incorporate and emphasise the concept of “development” which underpins the department responsibility towards sustainable management of natural resources & environment. This plan therefore demonstrates a consolidation of the Department’s responsibilities, while also maintaining its focus on more regulatory systems and efficient service delivery.

Department Vision: Conserve, Preserve and Sustainably manage Niue’s Environment to ensure quality of life for all and future generations.

Mission: To develop, implement and utilize the principles of best practice in the sustainable management of the country's natural resources & environment in partnership with all stake holders.

Value: The Department aims to promote key value and principles of good governance, accountability, and transparency in insuring a healthy secure environment for all to benefit from.


Land cover maps showing change over time as well as specific time stamps in jpeg format

Data and Resource

1994-2008 land cover types for Niue

Three time stamps with 3 maps from 1994, 2001…

2008 land cover

2008 land cover types including forests, urban…

Field Value
Publisher Niue Department of Environment
Modified 07 June 2021
Release Date 07 June 2021
Identifier 0a7dfa1b-cb9e-4ae9-8196-2a5781e65b84
License Public
[Open Data]