Occurrence record: 5a75a437-aed8-41b7-9946-a820e57e8634

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Microcystis recorded on 2008-03-25

Dataset

Data resource River Murray Phytoplankton Monitoring
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Source ALS
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Record date 2008-03-25
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Microcystis
Taxon rank genus
Kingdom Bacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Order Chroococcales
Family Microcystaceae
Genus Microcystis
Match type exactMatch
Name type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Supplied as: "VIC"
Locality Heywoods
Latitude -36.099778035197794
Supplied as: "-36.09977778"
Longitude 147.022361
Supplied as: "147.0223611"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "GDA94"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim elevation 153.624
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU

Additional properties

data source ALS Global
note name change false
operating authority DELWP, Victoria
other site id 409016A
provider site id1 409016A
provider site id2 467908
river RIVER MURRAY
river distance km 2223.0
sampling point id 409016
site description MURRAY RIVER AT HEYWOODS (DOWNSTREAM HUME DAM)
site lookup MDBA Heywoods 409016
site name HEYWOODS
site name secondary HEYWOODS
site notes RMWQMP Phyto & WQ site
site start date 1980-08-20T00:00:00
source duration 1980 to Jun2015
source location Melbourne
taxa notes Microcystis is a genus of freshwater cyanobacteria which includes the harmful algal bloom Microcystis aeruginosa. The cyanobacteria can produce neurotoxins and hepatotoxins, such as microcystin and cyanopeptolin.
toxic or potentially toxic true
verbatim decimal latitude -36.09977778
verbatim decimal longitude 147.0223611
verbatim measurement unit Cells/ml
verbatim measurement value 3200.0

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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
GER Slopes To Summit GER Slopes To Summit
GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Nature conservation
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW3
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Wimmera-Mallee (groundwater)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Wimmera-Mallee: Highlands (GS9)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Wimmera-Mallee: Sedimentary Plain (GS9b)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW4
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Wimmera-Mallee (surface water)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS9
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Wimmera���Mallee (Surface Water)
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upper
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Reservoir
Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Hume Reservoir
NRM Regions 2010 Mallee
NRM Regions 2014 Mallee
NRM Regions 2015 Mallee
NRM Regions 2017 Mallee
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Mallee
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 Mallee
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Lowan Mallee
IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
IBRA 7 Subregions Lowan Mallee
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
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 Mallee (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions UPPER MALLEE
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
Australian States and Territories Victoria
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
Local Government Areas 2011 Mildura (RC)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mildura - Pt B
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MILDURA RURAL CITY
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Dja Dja Wurung, Latji Latji, Ngarket, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wamba Wamba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Dja Dja Wurrung, Latji Latji, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wemba Wemba, Watjobaluk, Wergaia
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 9
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2065
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MILDURA REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MILDURA
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MILDURA
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MILDURA
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
PSMA Localities (2018) MURRAY-SUNSET
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) MILDURA
PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
Statistical Local Areas Mildura (RC) - Pt B
World Country Boundaries Australia
Sensitive Data Layers
Phylloxera Infection Zone - Albury, New South Wales Albury Phylloxera Zone
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
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 Eucalypt Mallee Woodland
Forests of Australia 2018B Eucalypt Mallee Woodland
IGBP Land Cover vegetation classification scheme (2011) Open shrublands
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Mallee Open Woodlands and Sparse Mallee Shrublands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Open mallee woodlands and sparse mallee shrublands with a dense shrubby understorey
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Nature Conservation Reserve
Vegetation - condition Residual
Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
Vegetation types - present Mallee woodlands and shrublands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 9453095.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.022090245 t/ha
Potassium 0.3296816 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6478
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 1.7198
Endemism 0.0013160247
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0013192485
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 1181.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3298435 index
Species Richness 330.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.21215406
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 47.57 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 20.965834 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.52 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4591533
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.45020467
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.884167 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.5225 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.100006 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.2750702
Aridity index - month max 0.69110715
Aridity index - month min 0.06709867
Evaporation - annual mean 143.06358 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 7161.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 268.26166 mm
Evaporation - month min 41.961655 mm
Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.12 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 76.568825 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.717045 %
Humidity - month max relative 90.90572 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 76.3163 %
Humidity - month min relative 46.68103 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 46.68103 %
Precipitation - annual 295.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 292.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 24.5 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.3125
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 95.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 15.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 49.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.296875
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 29.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.2923077
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 54.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 32.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 9.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 96.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.0 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 22.815834 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.6 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.654166 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 26.700012 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.2 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.49 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.1 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.5 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.1 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.9 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.8 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.69
Temperature - warmest month min 14.07 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.4 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.9 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.6 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 199.89838 km/day
WorldClim 2.1: Temperature - annual mean 16.25 °C
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 318.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 94.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 19.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 60.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 21.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 60.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 34.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 99.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 163.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 281.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 40.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 102.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 223.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 50.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4839.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 321.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 226.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 132.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.14422205 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.177544 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.27658632 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.14422205 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 194127.08 m
Remoteness index 8.322477
Hydrology
Drainage - average 10.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 210.0 %
Runoff - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.2 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 48.288517
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 74.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.4 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 27.0 %
Bulk density 1.61375 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.5305465 %
Clay % 21.523438 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 100.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.26
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.54
Nutrient status 1.1 index
Ph - soil 8.0 ph
Soil depth 0.8 m
Soil pedality 2.0023437
Water holding capacity 52000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 54.670628
Weathering Intensity V2 5.86505 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 184.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 31.375 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 57.0 m
Elevation 57.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.23166323 degrees
Topographic relief 2.946156 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.1805314 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2067 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 42.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 18.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 44.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0164 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 47.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 6.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4627 NDVI