Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting (Theme 2): NSW Wetland Monitoring Sites

Spatial extent of wetland types identified by the NSW Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting (MER) program for state-wide monitoring of wetland condition. The condition of the wetlands in this spatial layer has been preliminarily assessed using pressure and condition indicators detailed in the related dataset listed in this metadata statement.

Detailed descriptions of the monitoring methods and preliminary results can be found in: Sonia Claus, Sarah Imgraben, Kirsty Brennan, Alex Carthey, Benjamin Daly and Neil Saintilan (in prep) NSW Wetlands Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Program Technical Report. NSW Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water, Sydney. The 'Draft Report'.

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Metadata Summary What is metadata?

Field Value
Data Type Vector
Metadata Date 22/05/2009
Date Created 22/05/2009
Date Published 26/08/2010
Purpose To identify wetlands suitable for the state-wide monitoring program in order to achieve the NSW MER Wetlands Theme 2 Target: By 2015 there is an improvement in the condition of important wetlands, and the extent of those wetlands is maintained.
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Update Frequency Frequency of maintenance is not known
Keywords WATER-Wetlands

Dataset extent

Equivalent Scale 250000
Geospatial Topic environment,inlandWaters
Language English
Temporal Coverage From 01/05/2009
Datum GDA94 / MGAZone 55
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