Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-18-3-026-913-Egretta novaehollandiae--Macquarie Marshes-26.01-LaWFH-1

HUMAN_OBSERVATION of Egretta novaehollandiae (Latham, 1790) | White-faced Heron recorded on 2015-11-18

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Institution Supplied institution code "MDBA"
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-18-3-026-913-Egretta novaehollandiae--Macquarie Marshes-26.01-LaWFH-1
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "HumanObservation"
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution id in94
Occurrence status PRESENT
Supplied as present

Event

Record date 2015-11-18
Date precision DAY

Taxonomy

Scientific name Egretta novaehollandiae
Taxon rank species
Common name White-faced Heron
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Egretta
Species Egretta novaehollandiae
Match type exactMatch
Scientific name authorship (Latham, 1790)
Name type SCIENTIFIC
Verbatim taxon rank species

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Locality Macquarie Marshes
Latitude -30.99548
Supplied as: "-30.99548"
Longitude 147.65342
Supplied as: "147.65342"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Macquarie Marshes
Coordinate precision Unknown
Terrestrial true
Verbatim latitude -30.99548
Biome TERRESTRIAL
Marine false
Country code AU
Verbatim longitude 147.65342

Additional properties

count type 3
fx group La
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 9
replicate count 1
spp code WFH
subwetland number 26.01
sum of broods 0
sum of count 129
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2015
verbatim identifier 026
verbatim time 913
wetland area 103327
wetland area surveyed 8260

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Directory of Important Wetlands Macquarie Marshes
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 Macquarie Marshes IBA
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Grazing of native pastures
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW13
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New South Wales Great Artesian Basin Surat Shallow (GS34)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) NSW GAB Surat Shallow (GS34)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW11
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Macquarie-Castlereagh
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS20
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Macquarie���Castlereagh
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys MACQUARIE
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
NRM Regions 2010 Central West
NRM Regions 2014 Central West
NRM Regions 2015 Central West
NRM Regions 2017 Central West
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Central West
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Central West
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Bogan-Macquarie
IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 7 Subregions Bogan-Macquarie
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Growth is limited by moisture rather than temperature and the winters are mild. Growth is relatively even through the year
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: hot (persistently dry)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
Fire
Fire regime niches Chenopod shrubland (semi-arid/arid)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions MACQUARIE-BOGAN RIVERS
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 Parkes
Local Government Areas 2011 Warren (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Warren
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WARREN SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Guwamu/Kooma, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Murrawarri, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
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 Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Wailwan, Wiradjuri
NSW Local Land Services Regions Central West
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 393
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) NYNGAN - WARREN
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BOURKE - COBAR - COONAMBLE
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) WARREN
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WARREN
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) DUBBO
PSMA Localities (2018) OXLEY
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) BARWON
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Warren (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Central Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Upper Darling Plains
Vegetation
Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Eucalypt Woodlands
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Eucalyptus woodlands with a shrubby understorey
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus woodlands

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 6439354.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.014873 t/ha
Potassium 0.016521 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.4964
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.3312
Endemism 0.0010004691
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0010164047
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 241.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.7163763 index
Species Richness 136.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.23435204
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 61.84 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 34.134167 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 17.6 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.8144538
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.22538672
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.17 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.704166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.200012 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.23782946
Aridity index - month max 0.5077552
Aridity index - month min 0.10867009
Evaporation - annual mean 188.82663 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 10523.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 340.48007 mm
Evaporation - month min 63.022495 mm
Evaporation - variability 27.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.06 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 72.38398 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.973656 %
Humidity - month max relative 88.483574 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.65421 %
Humidity - month min relative 45.506805 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 45.506805 %
Precipitation - annual 420.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 461.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 35.25 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.33516484
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 92.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 5.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 86.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9142857
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 24.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.0927835
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 139.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 52.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 14.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 140.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 33.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.7 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 25.7825 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.5 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 11.2925 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 30.300018 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.26 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.7 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.2 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 14.3 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.45 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.31 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.07
Temperature - warmest month min 19.22 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.3 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.7 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 164.68166 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 456.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 91.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 24.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 88.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 148.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 60.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 148.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 189.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 302.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 140.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 126.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 46.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5784.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 344.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 257.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
Distance - to coast 4.423223 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.17999999 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.23259406 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 231010.42 m
Remoteness index 11.983079
Hydrology
Drainage - average 5.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 206.0 %
Runoff - average 335.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.3030303 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.3 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.42146
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 1.3887589 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.8272018 %
Clay % 56.733154 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.26
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.46
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.4 m
Soil pedality 4.0065603
Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 42.972332
Weathering Intensity V2 3.74931 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 161.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 5.4583335 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 149.0 m
Elevation 150.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.02611136 degrees
Topographic relief 1.367249 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.08770376 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3075 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 61.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 1.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 29.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 70.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0243 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 42.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6437 NDVI