|Survey/Project Number:||316 Total No. of Sites: 0|
|Survey/Project Name:||Ngarkat Conservation Park Birds and Small Mammals|
|Abstract:||Originally part of an NHT funded program looking at Plant Post Fire Responses within Ngarkat Conservation Park, annual surveys of birds and small mammals have been conducted through David Paton of Adelaide University. Fixed transects and quadrats have been established with trap lines which are measured in July and occasionally during summer. Reproductive information on nectar producing plants such as banksia sp. is also collected to compliment the bird and mammal data. Some targeted research on selected species such as Emu Wrens and Western Whip Birds also undertaken.|
|Start Date:||01/01/1990 End Date: 01/01/2000|
|Survey Type:||Vegetation and Vertebrates|
|Study Area Description:||*** No study area description recorded|
|Vegetation:||*** No vegetation survey objectives recorded|
|Fauna:||Data collections organised by David Paton Adelaide University, some data held at Riverland NPWSA office (Jody Gates).|
|Vegetation:||*** No vegetation methodology recorded|
|Fauna:||*** No vertebrate methodology recorded|
|Data Distribution Rules:||Public|
Monitoring - Vegetation/Ecosystem (ie species records - usually re-visited for ongoing monitoring) NOTE:NON Std Svy methodology may have been used.
Fauna : Fauna species/population Study (ie trapping records over time period for species study). NOTE:NON Std Svy methodology may have been used.
University of Adelaide - Department of Environmental Biology
Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:Murraylands) - Fire & Mallee Birds Ecologist