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Vertebrate monitoring and resampling in Kakadu National Park : Year 3, 2003-04



Vertebrate monitoring and resampling in Kakadu National Park : Year 3, 2003-04


Watson, Michelle; Woinarski, John Casimir Zichy; Northern Territory. Department of Infrastructure, Planning and Environment


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Date:2004-05; Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)

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Summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Continuation of a monitoring program that will contribute to the assessment of impacts of cane toads -- 3. Baseline survey of vertebrates at fire monitoring plots -- 4. Investigation of change in vertebrate (especially mammal) species composition at sites sampled in historic surveys -- a. Jabiluka -- b. Kapalga -- 5. Survey of threatened plants -- 6. Investigation of census and trapping methods for feral cats and dingoes -- 7. Training of Parks Australia staff in fauna survey through a field-based camp -- 8. Compilation of data bases and GIS layers showing existing and current fauna records -- Appendix A. Schedule for consultancy RS19 Vertebrate monitoring and resampling in Kakadu National Park.




Animals -- Northern Territory -- Kakadu National Park

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Northern Territory Government

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v, 57 pages : col. maps ; 30 cm.

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Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

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Northern Territory Government



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9 plot no. habitat1 habitat2 district baseline sample date anyre sample date 60 sandstonewoodland sandstonewoodland JJ 04Jul01 61 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/callitris JJ 16Feb04 62 sandstonewoodland riparianopenforest JJ 20Feb04 63 sandstoneheath sandstonewoodland/callitris JJ 19Feb04 64 sandstoneheath dryheath JJ 17Feb04 65 sandstoneheath wetheath/callitris JJ 21Feb04 66 sandstoneheath wetheath JJ 16Feb04 67 sandstoneheath sandstonewoodland/callitris JJ 22Feb04 68 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland/riparianopenforest JJ 22Feb04 69 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle/callitris JJ 24Feb04 70 lowlandwoodland lowlandjungle MR 17Sep03 71 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 06Sep02 72 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 06Sep02 73 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 10Jun02 74 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 05Jun02 75 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland JJ 76 sandstonewoodland lowlandwoodland JJ 77 sandstonewoodland sandstonewoodland/callitris JJ 24Feb04 79 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 02Jun02 80 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle SA 09Oct03 81 lowlandwoodland riparianwoodland SA 01Jun02 82 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 84 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 15Oct03 85 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle EA 26Jun02 86 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 17Sep03 87 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle SA 13Feb02 88 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle EA 89 floodplain riparianwoodland EA 90 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle EA 92 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest EA 20Jun02 93 sandstoneheath dryheath EA 26Jun02 94 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland EA 26Jun02 95 lowlandwoodland lowlandwoodland SA 96 lowlandopenforest lowlandjungle SA 08Aug01 97 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest EA 98 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest SA 15Oct03 99 sandstoneheath dryheath EA 26Jun02 100 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland JJ 22Mar01 110 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland NO 111 lowlandwoodland lowlandwoodland EA 17Jun02 112 sandstoneheath dryheath EA 12Jun03 113 floodplain openfloodplain/paperbarkopenforest SA 17Oct03 114 floodplain openfloodplain SA 13Feb02 115 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle EA 116 lowlandwoodland riparianwoodland NO 117 lowlandopenforest escarpmentjungle EA 11Jun03 118 lowlandrainforest riparianopenforest/lowlandjungle EA 24Jun02 119 floodplain paperbarkopenforest EA 27Jun02 120 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle MR 26Feb04 121 sandstoneheath wetheath NO 18Feb04 122 floodplain paperbarkopenforest EA 17Jun02 123 sandstoneheath sandstonewoodland NO 13Jun03 124 floodplain riparianwoodland JJ 125 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/dryheath MR 25Feb04 126 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle/callitris NO 18Feb04 127 lowlandrainforest lowlandjungle JJ 128 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/dryheath MR 28Feb04

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