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Aerial survey of donkey and horse populations in the Victoria River District 2006

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Title

Aerial survey of donkey and horse populations in the Victoria River District 2006

Creator

Saalfeld, Keith

Collection

E-Publications; PublicationNT; E-Books

Date

0000-00-00

Description

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

Notes

2001 and 2006 Aerial survey. 2001 survey was published by Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory, Palmerston (N.T.) 2006 survey was published by Department of Natural Resources, Environment and The Arts, Palmerston (N.T.)

Language

English

Subject

Feral livestock -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River Downs; Donkeys -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River Downs; Horses -- Northern Territory -- Victoria River Downs

File type

application/pdf.

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Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/230511

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/670949

Related items

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/670947

Page content

Figures 3 and 4 show the patterns of density and distribution for donkeys and horses on a minimum cell basis. Estimates of the numbers of donkeys and horses on each property in the survey area are presented in Table 3. Table 3: Population estimates of donkeys and horses for each property in the VRD from the 2001 VRD feral animal survey. Property (as per Figure 5) Donkey Horse Total Auvergne 2,166 0 2,166 Birrindudu 0 0 0 Bradshaw 722 584 1,306 Bullo River 0 0 0 Bunda 0 292 292 Camfield 0 0 0 Cattle Creek 0 292 292 Coolibah 0 0 0 Daguragu ALT 11,550 3,214 14,614 Daly River-Port Keats ALT 1,083 1,753 2,836 Delamere 0 292 292 Delamere Range 0 0 0 East Mathison 0 0 0 Gregory National Park 2,166 1,169 3,335 Hooker Creek ALT 6,858 7,889 14,747 Humbert River 0 0 0 Inverway 1,082 0 1,082 Keep River National Park 0 0 0 Killarney 1,082 0 1,082 Kirkimbie 5,053 0 5,053 Legune 361 0 361 Limbunya 11,190 3,214 14,404


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