BDBSA Project Metadata Detail

Survey/Project Number: 222          Total No. of Sites: 322
Survey/Project Name: Nationally threatened Orchids of Yorke Peninsula
Abstract: This program includes small isolated populations of threatened plant species that are found along roadsides and in remnant native vegetation surviving on Yorke Peninsula. Project sites include Muloowurtie Conservation Reserve, Agery Reserve and sections of roadside vegetation near Port Vincent and Wallaroo.
Start Date: 01/09/2002      End Date: 01/05/2010
Survey Type: Vegetation Only
Study Area Description: Yorke Peninsula
         Vegetation: Actions implemented: Weed control, feral animal control and stock-proof fencing. Developing site action plans for ongoing management. Management agreements with landowners. Community workshop will be conducted in spring 2005 to raise awareness. Increased community participation in threat abatement and monitoring.
         Fauna: *** No fauna survey objectives recorded
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation methodology recorded
         Fauna: *** No vertebrate methodology recorded

Data Distribution Rules: Public
Project Basis: Vegetation : Rare and Threatened Species Protection Strategies. - Standard Survey methodology used.
Information Authority: Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:Northern & Yorke) - Clare Office - Regional Ecologist