Territory Stories

Land resources of the Victoria River District

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Title
Land resources of the Victoria River District
Creator
Napier, Diane E; Hill, Jason V; Northern Territory. Department of Land Resource Management. Land Resource Assessment Branch
Collection
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Technical Report Number 19/2012
Date
2012
Location
Victoria River
Description
This Technical Report describes a land resource survey. It was mapped at a survey scale of 1:100 000 and includes a description of the landforms, soils and vegetation for 237 land units. The surveyed area of 74 502km2 is located 700km south west of Darwin and covers 23 major land holdings in the Victoria River District, (VRD) Northern Territory. The objectives of the project were to map, describe and evaluate the pastoral lands of the VRD and provide this information to land managers, industry, government and other relevant stakeholders.
Notes
Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)
Table of contents
1. Introduction; 2. Previous Mapping; 3. Survey Collection Methodology and Data Collection; 4. Lithology and Stratigraphy; 5. Landform; 6. Soil Classification; 7. Vegetation; 8. Land Evaluation; 9. Soil Erosion; 10. Land Unit Descriptions; References; Appendices x 10. Tables x 49. Figures x 10.
Language
English
Subject
Soils -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River; Land use -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River; Geology -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River
Publisher name
Northern Territory Government
Place of publication
Palmerston
Series
Technical Report Number 19/2012
Format
vii, 363 pages : colour illustrations and maps ; 30 cm.
File type
application/pdf
ISBN
9781743500187
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=2DBCB771205706B6E040CD9B0F274EFE; http://www.ntlis.nt.gov.au/metadata/export_data?type=html&metadata_id=2DBCB771205706B6E040CD9B0F274EFE
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/245323
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/588695

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