Territory Stories

Report on the lands of the Ord River catchment, Northern Territory

Details:

Title

Report on the lands of the Ord River catchment, Northern Territory

Other title

by J. M. Aldrick, D. F. Howe and C. R. Dunlop.

Creator

Aldrick, J. M.; Howe, D. F. (David F.); Dunlop, C. R. (Clyde Robert)

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; 78/24

Date

1978-02-26

Description

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

Notes

Date:1978; Bibliographhy: p. 103.

Language

English

Subject

Land use -- Northern Territory -- Ord River Region

Publisher name

Animal Industry & Agriculture Branch, Dept. of the Northern Territory

Place of publication

Darwin

Series

78/24

Format

109 p.,[23] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 29 cm.

File type

application/pdf.

ISBN

0642913684

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/228986

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/673490

Page content

Antr im 4 (A4) Relatively mature streams oriented along joints Small Joint clay plain Rocky erosional crack ~ V V Province - 6 Geology Landform Soils area t ~ V V V V V V V V -~ Similar to A3 but j int-oriented dr~age pattern less obvious - more maur-e-~ drainage patterns apparent. More closely dissected than A3. Stony and rocky red earths, usually shallow. Some outcrop on steeper slopes. Vegetation - Low woodland of E.pruinosa with Terminalia volucris, Grevillea dimidiata, Lysiphyllum cunninghamii. Shrub layer insignificant. Grass cover of annual Sorghum, Themeda australis. - 55


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