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Land Resources of Auvergne Station

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Title

Land Resources of Auvergne Station

Other title

A supplement to the Land Resources of the Victoria River District

Creator

Napier, Diane; Edmeades, Bart; Lynch, Brian; McGregor, Robert; Northern Territory. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Editor

Hill, J.V.

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Jul-18

Date

2018-06-30

Location

Auvergne Station; NT Portion 2676; Victoria River Downs; Victoria River District

Description

This report for Auvergne Station is a supplement to Land Resources of the Victoria River District (2012) and completes the land resource assessment of the district which covers 24 properties and approximately 78 760 km² of pastoral land. Land unit mapping at 1:100 000 describes the landforms, soils and vegetation in the district.

Notes

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)

Table of contents

Table of contents; 1. Introduction; 2. Previous mapping; 3. Survey methodology and data collection; 4. Lithology; 5. Landform; 6. Soil; 7. Soil physical and chemical characteristics; 8. Vegetation; 9. Land evaluation; 10. Soil erosion; 11. Land unit descriptions; 12. References; Appendices 1 - 12.

Language

English

Subject

Soils -- Northern Territory -- Auvergne Station; Land use -- Northern Territory -- Auvergne Station; Geology -- Northern Territory -- Auvergne Station; land resource assessment; land units; soil landscapes; vegetation communities

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Palmerston

Series

Jul-18

Format

204 pages ; colour photographs, maps, figures, tables ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf

ISBN

9781743501498

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Related links

http://www.ntlis.nt.gov.au/metadata/export_data?type=html&metadata_id=E3F20A909A8123ADE040CD9B21446CC0; http://hdl.handle.net/10070/245323 [Land resources of the Victoria River District]

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/300258

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/378762

Page content

Land Resources of Auvergne Station A supplement to the Land Resources of the Victoria River District 31 Table 7.6 Salinity levels for Auvergne analytical sites Land Unit Site ECe levels 0 50 cm 50 100 cm 100 150 cm 1gA 86* Non-saline - - 89* Non-saline - - 2g1A 93* Non-saline - - 6c4A 54 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 80** Non-saline Non-saline - 6c8A 64 Non-saline Moderately saline Moderately saline 6c11A 1 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 61 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 6c14A 10 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 52 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 53 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 69 Non-saline Slightly saline Moderately saline 72** Non-saline Non-saline - 6g7A 48* Non-saline - - 7lA 25 Highly saline Extremely saline Extremely saline 32 Non-saline Moderately saline Highly saline 7l2A 2 Non-saline Slightly saline Highly saline 3 Non-saline Moderately saline Moderately saline 5 Non-saline Slightly saline Extremely saline 23 Non-saline Slightly saline Extremely saline 28 Non-saline Non-saline Moderately saline 7l11A 15 Non-saline Highly saline Extremely saline 90** Non-saline Non-saline - 8l1A 4 Slightly saline Non-saline Non-saline 38 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 40 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 41 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 8l3A 87* Non-saline - - 8l4A 63 Non-saline Non-saline Slightly saline 67 Extremely saline Moderately saline Highly saline 8l11A 95 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 8l12A 74** Non-saline Non-saline - 8l13A 84** Non-saline Extremely saline - 9m5A 57 Non-saline Non-saline Non-saline 10iA 18 Extremely saline Extremely saline Extremely saline * Further sample depths were not taken for sites 48, 86, 87, 89 and 93 due to substrate or hardpan before or at 50 cm. ** Further sample depths were not taken for sites 72, 74, 80, 84 and 90 due to limitation with equipment.