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The land resources of Cobourg Peninsula



The land resources of Cobourg Peninsula

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by B. Wood and D. Sivertsen


Wood, B.; Sivertsen, D.; Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory


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Cobourg Peninsula


Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This report describes a land system survey over the Cobourg Peninsula broadly describing landform, soils and vegetation to assist the effective planning and management of the area as a National Park.



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1. Introduction -- 2. Summary Descriptions -- 3. Land Systems -- 4. Soils -- 5. Vegetation -- Appendices -- Acknowledgements.




Land use -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula; Vegetation mapping -- Northern Territory -- Cobourg Peninsula

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Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory

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iv, 80, [6] p. : col. ills. ; 30 cm.

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FAMILY GENUS SPECIES GROWTH COMMON NAMES FORM * MORACEAE # Antiaris toxicaria T Ficus opposita S sandpaper fig # F. viren T banyan MYRTACEAE Calytrix brachychaeta S fringe myrtle C. extipulata S turkey bush Eucalyptus alba T white gum E. bleeseri T smooth-leaf b 1 oodwood E. clavigera T apple gum E. con fert i flora T broad-leaf car been Eo grand ifo 1 i a T large-leaf cabbage gum E. jensenii T wand i ironbark E. latifolia T round-leaf bloodwood E. miniata T Darwin Woolybutt E. nesophila T Melvill e Is 1 and bloodwood E. oligantha T broad-leaf box E. papuana T ghost gum E. polycarpa T long-fruit bloodwood E. porrecta T grey bloodwood # E. ptychocarpa T s~"amp b 1 oodwood Eo setosa T rough-leaf bloodwood E. teet ifi ca T Darwi n box E. tetrodonta T Darwin stringybark Leptospermum longifolium SIT weepi ng t itree Lophostemon grandiflorus T swamp mahogony L. laetifluus T Melaleuca acacioides T coastal paper bark M. 1 eucodendron T white paperbark M. nervosa T M. viridiflora T broad-leaf paperbark Metrosideros eucalyptoides T Myrtella sp S + Osbornia oetodonta S myrtle mangrove # Syzygium angophoroides T S. eucalyptoides spp bleeseri SIT white apple S. suborbiculare SIT red apple Verticordia decussata S V. vert i c i 11 a ta S feather flower Xanthostemon paradoxus T - 75