|Survey/Project Number:||56 Total No. of Sites: 23|
|Survey/Project Name:||Happy Valley District Council|
|Abstract:||This project aims to conduct a biological survey between 1992 and 1994 for the Happy Valley District Council, near Adelaide, South Australia, to obtain a regional view of native vegetation in the study area; supplementary to existing information from the survey of the Southern Mount Lofty Ranges (Department of Environment and Planning, 1986), with additional survey sites.|
|Start Date:||06/11/1992 End Date: 23/12/1994|
|Survey Type:||Vegetation Only|
|Study Area Description:||Ridges and narrow gullies of the spine of the Mount Lofty Ranges, foothills escarpment and undulating plateau. Rainfall 600-1150mm pa. Vegetation mainly sclerophyll open forest, woodland and low woodland, with some more open grassy woodland. City of Happy Valley, City of Mitcham and District Council of Stirling.|
|Vegetation:||To obtain a regional view of native vegetation in study area, supplementary to existing information from the survey of the Southern Mount Lofty Ranges (Dept Environment and Planning, 1986) with additional survey sites.|
|Fauna:||*** No fauna survey objectives recorded|
|Vegetation:||Complete list of plant species per 10 x 10m quadrat using Braun/Blanquet cover abundance scores as in Muir table provided by Dept Housing and Urban Development. Standard Dept Housing and Urban Development datasheet modified to include comments on weed distribution.|
|Fauna:||*** No vertebrate methodology recorded|
|Data Distribution Rules:||Public|
Reference dataset - records from published reference, study or misc dataset. NOTE:NON Std Svy methodology may have been used.
Vegetation : Baseline Survey of flora and/or fauna - Standard Biol Survey of SA survey methodology not used.
|Information Authority:||Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:S&C Div) - Biological Survey and Monitoring|