BDBSA Project Metadata Detail

Survey/Project Number: 70          Total No. of Sites: 8
Survey/Project Name: Noarlunga - Field Creek
Abstract: This project aims to conduct a biological survey to collect scientific data on native and introduced vegetation for use in district councils, in 1994. This survey aimed to provide conservation and management strategy for the Christie Creek catchment, near Adelaide, South Australia.
 
Start Date: 18/10/1994      End Date: 28/10/1994
Survey Type: Vegetation Only
   
Study Area Description: Whole of field creek catchment within City of Noarlunga. LGA from coast (500mm rainfall) to ranges (700m rainfall at 300m altitude). Landform pattern is low hills. Whole of Field Creek Catchment within City of Noarlunga LGA on Noarlunga 1:50,000, 6627-04.
Objectives
         Vegetation: To collect scientific data on native and introduced vegetation for use in council's conservation and management strategy for Christie Creek Catchment.
         Fauna: *** No fauna survey objectives recorded
Methodology
         Vegetation: Followed Biological Survey 30 x 30m quadrat and cover abundance method. Followed Weed Block Survey method.
         Fauna: *** No vertebrate methodology recorded

Data Distribution Rules: Public
Project Basis: Vegetation : Biological Survey of South Australia - Standard Survey methodology used.
Vegetation : Reference dataset - records from published reference, study or misc dataset. NOTE:NON Std Svy methodology may have been used.
Vegetation : Distribution - Vegetation/Fauna species (ie ad-hoc opportunistic species records - not usually re-visited) NOTE:NON Std Svy methodology
Information Authority: Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:S&C Div) - Biological Survey and Monitoring