Waikato Integrated Scenario Explorer

User Manual

Version 1.6

Prepared by:

Research Institute for Knowledge Systems (RIKS BV) Hertogsingel 11B, 6211 NC Maastricht, The Netherlands e-mail:, phone +31(0)433215231


Waikato Regional Council. First version prepared for Creating Futures (FRST Project ENVW0601)

Project team Creating Futures project

Waikato Regional Council, Landcare Research, AgResearch, Environmental Economics Research Centre N Zealand (Massey University), NIWA, Scion, University of Waikato, Market Economics Ltd, RIKS and Université de Versailles Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines.

Product information

WISE (Waikato Integrated Scenarios Explorer) is an Integrated Spatial Decision Support System (ISDSS) designed especially for the Creating Futures project funded by the New Zealand Foundation for Research, Science and Technology (FRST). WISE has been developed for the Waikato region to support Waikato Regional Council’s long term integrated spatial planning and decision-making and has been further improved and maintained by Waikato Regional Council. Information about the ‘Creating Futures’ project is available through:

Suggested Citation

Hedwig van Delden and Roel Vanhout, 2022. WISE - Waikato Integrated Scenario Explorer, User Manual (Version 1.6). Report produced for Waikato Regional Council, Hamilton, September 2022.

September 2022