Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Cyanophyceae recorded on 2005-02-22

Dataset

Data resource River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring
Basis of record Human observation
Licence CC-BY-Int
Source ALS
Institution code MDBA
Occurrence status present
Institution id in94
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2005-02-22
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cyanophyceae
Supplied scientific name "Other Cyanophyceae"
Taxon rank class
Kingdom Bacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Order N/A
Family N/A
Genus N/A
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Higher taxon match
The match is based on the higher level classification.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "NSW"
Local government area Balranald (A)
Locality BALRANALD
Latitude -34.6438888
Longitude 143.5352777
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim elevation 67.0

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority WaterNSW
other site id 41010901
provider site id1 41010901
provider site id2 467905
river MURRUMBIDGEE
river distance km 1236.0
sampling point id 410130
site description MURRUMBIDGEE RIVER AT UPSTREAM BALRANALD WEIR
site lookup MDBA Balranald 41010901
site name BALRANALD
site name secondary BALRANALD S
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1992-08-10T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
toxic or potentially toxic false
verbatim decimal latitude -34.6438888
verbatim decimal longitude 143.5352777
verbatim measurement unit Units/ml
verbatim measurement value 40.0

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Modified pastures
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW6
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Western Porous Rock (GS50)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Lower Murrumbidgee Deep Alluvium (GS28b)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW9
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Murrumbidgee
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS15
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Murrumbidgee
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MURRUMBIDGEE
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
NRM Regions 2010 Murrumbidgee
NRM Regions 2014 Western
NRM Regions 2015 Western
NRM Regions 2017 Western
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) Other cultivation
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murrumbidgee
IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
IBRA 7 Subregions Murrumbidgee
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
Fire
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions MURRUMBIDGEE RIVER
Marine
States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Australian States and Territories New South Wales
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
Local Government Areas 2011 Balranald (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Balranald
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 BALRANALD SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Muthi Muthi, Nari Nari, Nyeri Nyeri, Wadi Wadi, Walgalul, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Nyeri Nyeri, Wadi Wadi, Wolgalu, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 41
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 860
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WENTWORTH-BALRANALD REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) LOWER MURRAY
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) FARRER
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) FARRER
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BALRANALD - WENTWORTH - SURROUNDS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) RIVERINA - ORANGE
PSMA Localities (2018) BALRANALD
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Remote Australia
PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MURRAY-DARLING
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Balranald (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Mallee Dunefield
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Other native forest
Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Open Forests
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus open forests with a shrubby understorey
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Modified
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open forests
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus open forest

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.3140907E7 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.012677 t/ha
Potassium 0.025814 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4635
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8308
Endemism 0.014123129
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.014702592
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 16274.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.4745126 index
Species Richness 930.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.19749326
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.39 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 22.295834 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 15.94 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.119017
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11713556
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 25.505833 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.0225 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 29.629974 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.25178227
Aridity index - month max 0.5583906
Aridity index - month min 0.08405752
Evaporation - annual mean 149.39502 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 7772.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 275.7849 mm
Evaporation - month min 46.56239 mm
Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 75.82081 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 59.843964 %
Humidity - month max relative 92.54788 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 75.49722 %
Humidity - month min relative 46.543102 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.543102 %
Precipitation - annual 310.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 305.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 25.89383 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.04798035
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 83.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 60.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0425955
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 17.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.042056527
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 70.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 32.34984 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 90.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.1 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.283333 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 17.0 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 9.4975 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 27.697388 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 29.8 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.47 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.4 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.3 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.0 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.65 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.83
Temperature - warmest month min 15.74 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 33.3 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.8 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.9 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 192.50914 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 366.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 92.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 80.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 14.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 80.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 38.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 107.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 169.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 289.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 36.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 101.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5284.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 325.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 236.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 137.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.474378 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.26999998 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 315265.1 m
Remoteness index 4.705702
Hydrology
Drainage - average 16.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 164.0 %
Runoff - average 31.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 18.149466 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.1 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.45716
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 1.0755548 %
Clay % 48.81426 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.24
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.47
Nutrient status 1.85 index
Ph - soil 7.0 ph
Soil depth 1.2 m
Soil pedality 3.7546608
Water holding capacity 36250.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 45.37565
Weathering Intensity V2 3.67148 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 190.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 24.125 metres
Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 56.0 m
Elevation 59.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.15650617 degrees
Topographic relief 3.953842 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.4124489 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2586 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 39.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 51.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 31.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0171 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 41.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5335 NDVI