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Mangroves of the Darwin Region - Native Point to Adelaide River, Northern Territory, 1996-2016

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Title
Mangroves of the Darwin Region - Native Point to Adelaide River, Northern Territory, 1996-2016
Creator
Brocklehurst, P; Edmeades, B; Munns, P; Northern Territory. Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Rangelands Division
Editor
Hill, J.V.
Collection
E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; DENR Technical Report 3/2017
Date
2019-08-01
Location
Darwin
Description
This report describes the mangrove communities for the approximately 92,000 ha of mangroves and salt flats that line the foreshores from the mouth of the Finniss River to and including the Adelaide River. The project is a compilation, standardisation and refinement of previous mangrove mapping of Darwin Harbour (Brocklehurst & Edmeades 1996a) and Bynoe Harbour (Brocklehurst & Edmeades 2003) and including new areas of mapping Shoal Bay, Gunn Point and the Adelaide River floodplain.
Map scale
1:10,000
Notes
Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT)
Table of contents
1. Introduction; 2. Methods; 3. Community summary tables; 4. Community descriptions; 5. Temporal context; 6. Estimate of Total Tree Biomass: Darwin Region Mangroves; 7. Estimate of Total Tree Biomass: NT Coastline; 8. Relationship between Biomass and Stand Basal Area; 9. Bibliography; 10. Appendix 1 Mangrove Zonation.
Language
English
Subject
Mangroves; vegetation mapping; Mangrove community mapping; map units
Publisher name
Northern Territory Government
Place of publication
Palmerston
Series
DENR Technical Report 3/2017
Format
x 76 pages ; colour illustrations and maps ; 30 cm
File type
application/pdf
ISBN
9781743501887
Use
Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)
Copyright owner
Northern Territory Government
License
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Related links
http://www.ntlis.nt.gov.au/metadata/export_data?type=html&metadata_id=864DE72434F89702E050CD9B214434C4
Parent handle
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/754064
Citation address
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/754064
Related items
https://hdl.handle.net/10070/799568

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