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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 * PROTEACEAE Banksia dentata T bottlebrush Grev i 11 ea angulata S prickly grevillea G. decurrens S G. dryandri S Dryander's grevillea G. goodii L G. heliosperma S rock grevill ea G. pteridi iflora SIT fern-leaf grevillea Hakea arborescens SIT common hakea Persoonia falcata SIT geebung Stenocarpus cunninghamii SIT RESTONIACEAE Leptocarpus spathaceus V twine rush RHAI~I NACEAE # Alphitonia excelsa T soa pbus h RHIZOPHORACEAE + Brugueria exaristata T rib-fruit mangrove + B. gumnorrhiza T large-leaf mangrove # Cara 11 i a brachiata T + Ceriops tagal var tagal T long-fruit spurred mangrove + Rhyzophora stylosa T red mangrove RUBIACEAE # Aidia cochinchinensis SIT Borreria breviflora F B. exserta F Coelospermum reticulatum S Gardenia megasperma SIT native gardenia Guettarda speci osa S # Ixora klanderana S # Tarenna dallachiana T # Timonus timons T - 78

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