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Sutherland Shire Vegetation Communities Map, 2005. VIS_ID 3963

Vegetation types including Endangered Ecological Communities (EEC's) in the Sutherland Shire. Coverage does not extend across all of national park estate. The data displays the distribution of EEC's based on the characteristics of the final determinations presented by the Scientific Committee under the Threatened Species Conservation Act or the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act. Other vegetation communities are based on vegetation types and descriptions published in Cunninghamia 3(4): 677-1004 1994 The Natural Vegetation of the Sydney 1:100000 map sheet. Vegetation distribution is based on interpretation of 2001 aerial photographs, topography and extensive ground truthing. Purpose: Terrestrial vegetation of SSC. To assist with the management of bushland and natural areas in the Shire. To enable staff to determine the location and distribution of threatened species (EEC'S) and other vegetation types.

Updated by 2011 vegetation map (see VIS_ID 4198).

VIS_ID 3963

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Field Value
Metadata template type Vector
Asset Type Dataset
Alternative Title SutherlandLGA_2005_E_3963
Metadata Date 05/08/2016
Date Created 05/08/2016
Date Published 20/08/2013
Purpose Terrestrial vegetation of Sutherland Shire Council as per 2005 Aerial Photography. To assist with the management of bushland and natural areas in the Shire. To enable staff to determine the location and distribution of threatened species (EEC'S) and other vegetation types.Note that 2011 vegetation data for Sutherland LGA are also available (VIS_ID 4198)
License Creative Commons Attribution 4.0
Update Frequency Frequency of maintenance is not known
OEH Service Landscapes and Aquatic Ecosystems
Keywords VEGETATION,FLORA
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Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tiles by MapBox
Equivalent Scale 0
Geospatial Topic Biota
Language English
Temporal Coverage From 01/06/2005
Datum GDA94 Geographic (Lat\Long)
Landing page https://datasets.seed.nsw.gov.au/dataset/sutherland-shire-vegetation-communities-map-2005-vis_id-39639708f
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