NSW Ocean Ecosystems 2002

An environmental classification developed in conjunction with the NSW Marine Parks Authority Research Committee. The purpose of the mapping was for use in assessments to identify potential locations for marine protected areas in NSW.; ; For more information see:; Breen D.A. and R.P. Avery. (2002). Broad-scale biodiversity assessment of the Manning Shelf marine bioregion. Draft final report for the NSW Marine Parks Authority. Copies of the report may be borrowed from the library: Environment Australia, GPO Box 787, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia; ; This coverage is intended for used in regional level marine conservation assessment. It was prepared using very low cost techniques (ie. unrectified API) and should not be relied upon for navigation purposes. THIS DATA IS NOT SUITABLE FOR NAVIGATION PURPOSES. This represents an historic dataset providing transparency on the 2002 marine park systematic planning process. This product is one of three related datasets used in the assessment process: "NSW Ocean Ecosystems 2002", "NSW Estuarine Ecosystems 2002" & "NSW Marine Habitats 2002"

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Language English
Edition 1
Purpose Strategic spatial assessment - marine
Frequency of change Unknown
Metadata Date 2002-05-30
Date of Asset Creation 2002-05-30
Date of Asset Revision 2002-05-30
Date of Asset Publication 2012-11-12
Date of Next Update 2012-12-11
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Equivalent Scale 25000
Geospatial Topic Oceans

Dataset extent

Temporal Coverage From 2002-05-30
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
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Attribution NSW Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water asserts the right to be attributed as author of the original material in the following manner: "© State Government of NSW and NSW Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water 2012"