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Land use study of the rural environs of Darwin : (Area 1)

Details:

Title

Land use study of the rural environs of Darwin : (Area 1)

Creator

Wells, M. R.; Australia. Department of the Northern Territory. Land Conservation Section

Collection

E-Publications; PublicationNT; E-Books; 78/2

Date

1978-00-00

Location

Darwin

Description

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

Language

English

Subject

Land use -- Northern Territory -- Darwin Region

Publisher name

Department of the Northern Territory, Land Conservation Section

Place of publication

Darwin (N.T.)

Series

78/2

Format

49 pages : illustation ; 30 cm.

File type

application/pdf.

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/229556

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/672855

Page content

Land Unit lc. Landform Occurrence Site Drainage Soils Vegetation Evaluation Land unit ld. Landform (a) skeletal crests on low plateau surface. (b) gently sloping ( 5%). (c) relief to 10 m. (d) extensive surface gravel plus stone; moderately extensive outcrop. Kay, and plateau remnants within other land systems. excessive. (a) lithosols and minor shallow red massive earths. (b) uniformi loamy sand to sandy loami red earths have gradational profile. (c) 30-70% gravels. (d) excessively drained. Woodland to open forest: E. blesseri, minor E. miniata sparse low tree and shrub understory~ Use Urban Intensive Agriculture Limitation slope, outcrop, depth. depth, outcrop. slope, drainage. Rating moderately severe. severe. moderately severe. severe. (a) broad run-on areas on low plateau surface. (b) gently sloping (<:1.5%). -32


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