Aboriginal Cultural Heritage - Archaeological Surveys

This dataset represents the boundary of archaeological study areas as carried out for archaeological reporting within New South Wales. These study area boundaries have been captured from archaeological reports as catalogued within the Aboriginal Heritage Information Management System (AHIMS) under the National Parks and Wildlife Act, 1974.

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Field Value
Data Type Vector
Alternative Title Aboriginal Archaeological Surveys
Metadata Date 20/05/2014
Date Created 20/05/2014
Date Revised 30/08/2021
Date Published 01/01/1973
Edition 30/08/2021
Purpose Spatial representation of where archaeological study areas have been carried out across NSW so that coverage is recorded.
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Update Frequency Data is updated as deemed necessary
Keywords Heritage,Archaeological,aboriginal heritage

Dataset extent

Equivalent Scale 50000
Geospatial Topic Environment
Language English
Temporal Coverage From 01/01/1990 - 01/09/2019
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
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Attribution Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) 1973"