BDBSA Project Metadata Detail

Survey/Project Number: 761          Total No. of Sites: 0
Survey/Project Name: Survey for native animals in GT forests
Abstract: Fauna surveys undertaken by ForestrySA in the South East are aimed at; - Updating knowledge on species diversity and distributions within the Forest Reserves. - To use this information to make informed management decisions about species and habitat management (esp. native forest reserves and threatened species). - Educating staff and reserve users (incl. volunteers) about the variety of wildlife species within the Forest to help instil a greater interest in wildlife conservation. The project began in July 2010 and Cage and Elliot traps, roofing tiles and temporary pitfall traps have been utilised.
 
Start Date: 01/07/2010      End Date: 20/06/2011
Survey Type: Vertebrates only
   
Study Area Description: GT forest reserves in South East of SA (SENRMB region)
Objectives
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation survey objectives recorded
         Fauna: Surveys in selected native forest reserves and corridors to update knowledge on species diversity in forest
Methodology
         Vegetation: *** No vegetation methodology recorded
         Fauna: Cage and Elliot traps, roofing tiles and temporary pitfall traps. All specimens caught will be released at the site of capture unless required as a voucher specimon as directed by the Curators at the South Australian Museum. Trap deaths or road kills encountered during the survey are to offered to the South Australian Museum

Data Distribution Rules: Public
Project Basis: Fauna : Unclassified - pending reassessment.
Information Authority: Forestry SA