BDBSA Project Metadata Detail

Survey/Project Number: 708          Total No. of Sites: 8
Survey/Project Name: CHANNEL COUNTRY WATERBIRDS-GROUND MAY 09
Abstract: Document waterbird species present in the Diamantina and Cooper systems during April/May 2009 in response to good flooding conditions through an onground survey. This ground survey was undertaken to calibrate an aerial survey conducted in April 2009 over a broader area of the Channel Country. Data obtained from boat and walking transects.
 
Start Date: 28/04/2009      End Date: 03/05/2009
Survey Type: Vertebrates only
   
Study Area Description: Innamincka Regional Reserve, Durrie Station (Qld), Lake Machatie (Qld).
Objectives
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation survey objectives recorded
         Fauna: Reid J. 2009. A Brief Report on a Ground Survey of Wetlands, Waterbirds and Breeding in the Channel Country in May 2009. Unpubl. report to SA Department of Environment and Heritage.
Methodology
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation methodology recorded
         Fauna: refer to - Reid J. 2009. A Brief Report on a Ground Survey of Wetlands, Waterbirds and Breeding in the Channel Country in May 2009. Unpubl. report to SA Department of Environment and Heritage.

Data Distribution Rules: Public
Project Basis: Fauna : Unclassified - pending reassessment.
Information Authority: Department for Environment and Heritage (BDBSA:Outback) - Regional Ecologist - Deserts
Australian Government Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts.