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

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Title

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

Creator

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

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT

Date

2004-05-01

Notes

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

Table of contents

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.

Language

English

Subject

Animals -- Northern Territory -- Kakadu National Park

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Palmerston

Format

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

File type

application/pdf

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Northern Territory Government

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/213586

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/715012

Page content

21 Figure 4.3. Summary of fire histories of the re-sampled sub-sites on Jabiluka Lease, over the period 1982-2003. Histograms show the number of sub-sites within each value for each of four fire parameters: (a) the total number of years in which the sub-site was burnt: (b) the number of late dry season fires: (c) the number of years elapsed since the last fire, at the time of re-sampling (2003): (d) the number of years since the last late dry season fire: (e) total number of fires 1996 2002: and (f) number of late dry season fires 1996-2002. (a)Totalnumberoffires19822003 Numberoffires19822003 Fr eq ue nc y of s am pl ed s ite s 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 (b)Numberoflatedryseasonfires19822003 Numberoflatedryseasonfires19822003 Fr eq ue nc y of s am pl es s ite s 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 (c)Time(years)sincelastfire Yearssincelastfire Fr eq ue nc y of s am pl ed s ite s 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 1 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 (d)Time(years)sincelatedryseasonfire Yearssincelatedryseasonfire Fr eq ue nc y of s am pl ed s ite s 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14


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