BDBSA Project Metadata Detail

Survey/Project Number: 198          Total No. of Sites: 0
Survey/Project Name: Swamp Trial Project
Abstract: This project aims to conduct a vegetation survey of Fleurieu Peninsula Swamps. METHODOLOGY: Plant lists were compiled for 28 swamps. Data sheets were designed to record the change in vegetation composition and structure of swamps. Mt Compass Area School collected the data. 14 management plans were produced. Project commenced in September 2003. Duration was five years.
 
Start Date: 01/09/2003      End Date: 01/09/2013
Survey Type: Vegetation Only
   
Study Area Description: *** No study area description recorded
Objectives
         Vegetation: Mt Compass School collected the data, data sheets were designed to record the change in vegetation composition and structure. The information recorded at each quadrat includes: Species present and life stage, The total canopy height, a dominance score, the relative cover/abundance of each species (futher separated in to 3 main strata). There is a plant list for 28 swamps, the swamp pro forma is the same as SAWID.
         Fauna: *** No fauna survey objectives recorded
Methodology
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation methodology recorded
         Fauna: *** No vertebrate methodology recorded

Data Distribution Rules: Public
Project Basis: Vegetation : Unclassified - pending reassessment.
Information Authority: Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:S&C Div) - BCP Threat species