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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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10 plot no. habitat1 habitat2 district baseline sample date anyre sample date 130 floodplain openfloodplain SA 14Oct03 131 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle/callitris NO 14Jun03 132 sandstoneheath riparianopenforest NO 13Jun03 133 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/dryheath MR 27Feb04 134 sandstonewoodland callitris MR 28Feb04 135 floodplain paperbarkopenforest SA 10Oct03 136 lowlandopenforest callitris NO 29Feb04 137 sandstoneheath wetheath EA 11Jun03 138 sandstoneheath wetheath NO 12Apr02 139 sandstoneheath dryheath NO 14Jun03 140 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle NO 20Feb04 141 lowlandrainforest openfloodplain/lowlandjungle EA 23Jun02 142 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle/sandstoneopen forest EA 11Jun03 143 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle/callitris EA 12Jun03 144 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/callitris/dryheath NO 12Jun03 145 floodplain openfloodplain/paperbarkopenforest JJ 146 lowlandwoodland lowlandwoodland SA 147 sandstoneheath dryheath NO 12Apr02 148 floodplain paperbarkopenforest SA 17Oct03 149 lowlandopenforest lowlandopenforest EA 26Jun02 150 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/dryheath NO 14Jun03 151 floodplain riparianwoodland JJ 152 lowlandopenforest lowlandwoodland NO 06May02 153 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle/dryheath NO 16Feb04 154 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle NO 15Jun03 155 lowlandrainforest openfloodplain/lowlandjungle EA 23Jun02 156 floodplain riparianwoodland EA 26Jun02 157 sandstonewoodland lowlandopenforest/callitris NO 12Apr02 201 sandstonewoodland escarpmentjungle EA 20Jun02 202 sandstoneheath escarpmentjungle EA 17Jun02 203 sandstonewoodland sandstonewoodland EA 19Jun02

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