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NT Alligator Rivers Region Aerial Survey Raw Bird Count, Northern Territory, Australia (1981 - 1984)

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Apr 11, 2019 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

Quantitative waterbird surveys over seasonal wetlands of the Alligator Rivers Region (ARR) of the NT, provided by the Supervising Scientist Division (SSD) of the Commonwealth Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (DEWHA). Systematic aerial survey, conducted monthly from June 1981 to August 1984. Environmental information on dominant cover types is also included (Wet Plain, Dry Plain, Wet Melaleuca, Dry Melaleuca, Open Water, Dry Woodland, Mud).

Data Records

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

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Occurrence; Observation


Who created the resource:

Chris Moeseneder
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere AU

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Chris Moeseneder
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere AU

Who filled in the metadata:

Chris Moeseneder
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere AU

Who else was associated with the resource:

Dave Watts
OBIS Australia Node Manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere GPO Box 1538 7001 Hobart Tasmania +61 3 6232 5062

Geographic Coverage

Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-12.364, 132.791], North East [-12.255, 132.791]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1981-06-15 / 1984-08-15

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers