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Land Resources of Auvergne Station

Details:

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 58 Table 9.7 Land units with sensitive or significant vegetation habitats Limitation class Land unit Landform Sensitive Significant V 1gA Plateaux/ Sandstone species May contain plant assemblages and species that are fire sensitive V 2gV, 2g1A Sideslopes/ Sandstone species May contain plant assemblages and species that are fire sensitive V 4g7V Low Hills/ Sandstone species May contain plant assemblages and species that are fire sensitive V 5g11V Rises/ Sandstone species May contain plant assemblages and species that are fire sensitive V 4g6V Low Hills/ Springs and incised drainage in sandstone hills Springs and riparian areas are defined as wetlands. Wetlands are critical habitats for a range of species. V 8lV, 8l11A, 8l12A, 8l13A Drainage Systems/ Rivers, creeks, and channels Riparian areas and associated vegetation complexes are defined as wetlands. Wetlands are critical habitats for a range of species. V 9m5A Wetlands/ Swamps and drainage depressions Wetlands are critical habitats for a range of species. V 10iA 10iA/ 10i2A Marine/ Salt flats, marine plains and mudflats Mangroves, salt flats and plains are wetland systems that are critical habitats for a range of species


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