Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-10-27-1-027-1540-Dendrocygna eytoni-Menindee-Menindee lakes-27.06-HeGWD-2

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Dendrocygna (Leptotarsis) eytoni (Eyton, 1838) | Grey Whistler recorded on 2014-10-27

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-10-27-1-027-1540-Dendrocygna eytoni-Menindee-Menindee lakes-27.06-HeGWD-2
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Record date 2014-10-27
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Dendrocygna (Leptotarsis) eytoni
Supplied scientific name "Dendrocygna eytoni"
Taxon rank species
Common name Grey Whistler
Supplied common name "Plumed whistling-duck"
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Anseriformes
Family Anatidae
Genus Dendrocygna
Species Dendrocygna eytoni
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Eyton, 1838)
Name type SCIENTIFIC
Verbatim taxon rank species

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Menindee Menindee lakes Bijiji Lake
Latitude -32.2588
Supplied as: "-32.2588"
Longitude 142.6167
Supplied as: "142.6167"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Menindee lakes
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -32.2588
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 142.6167

Additional properties

count type 1
fx group He
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 30
proportion 100
replicate count 2
spp code GWD
subwetland name Bijiji Lake
subwetland number 27.06
sum of broods 0
sum of count 250
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2014
verbatim identifier 027
verbatim time 1540
wetland area 1365
wetland area surveyed 410
wetland complex Menindee

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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
Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Menindee Lakes IBA
Irrigation practice - dominant Five practices equal
Land use Water
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Middle and Lower
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) Western Porous Rock (GS50)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS18
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lower Darling
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
NRM Regions 2010 Lower Murray Darling
NRM Regions 2014 Western
NRM Regions 2015 Western
NRM Regions 2017 Western
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Menindee
IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 7 Subregions Menindee
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
Fire
Fire regime niches Unclassified
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions DARLING 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 Central Darling (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Central Darling
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DARLING 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 Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 49
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2255
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BROKEN HILL AND FAR WEST
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FAR WEST
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BROKEN HILL - SURROUNDS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) MENINDEE
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very 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) BARWON
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Central Darling (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Ivanhoe Plains
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Indigenous owned, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt open woodlands
Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 5312742.0 $
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.3108
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.6745
Endemism 7.092118E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 7.201312E-4
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 986.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.0348787 index
Species Richness 257.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.13109672
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 62.16 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.563334 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.71 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0900936
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08837037
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.683332 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.044167 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.660004 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.11387395
Aridity index - month max 0.22781263
Aridity index - month min 0.051878214
Evaporation - annual mean 218.45901 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 6075.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 385.51828 mm
Evaporation - month min 79.0123 mm
Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 71.56351 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.59647 %
Humidity - month max relative 89.60826 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.63165 %
Humidity - month min relative 44.74066 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 44.74066 %
Precipitation - annual 232.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 258.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 19.666666 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.24528302
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 60.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 51.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.98275864
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.01724138
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 79.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 27.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 79.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.9 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 25.494167 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.1 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 10.7225 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 30.0 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.71 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.4 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.02 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.98
Temperature - warmest month min 17.85 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.4 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 219.78204 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 264.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 56.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 56.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 18.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 76.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 33.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 77.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 187.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 295.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 44.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 139.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5609.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 339.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 258.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 253.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 4.652827 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 414195.72 m
Remoteness index 9.370349
Hydrology
Drainage - average 1.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 230.0 %
Runoff - average 128.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 14.457831 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 25.989384
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 0.3187485 %
Clay % 48.81426 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.13
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.23
Nutrient status 1.85 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.2 m
Soil pedality 3.7546608
Water holding capacity 28000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 20.503138
Weathering Intensity V2 4.54861 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 223.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 8.708333 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 60.0 m
Elevation 58.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
Topographic relief 2.064964 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.1286207 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1142 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 28.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 46.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 15.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0037 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.5 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 19.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2144 NDVI