Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-10-15-3-034-1352-Phalacrocorax varius--Split Rock Reservoir-34.01-PiPCO-1

HumanObservation of Phalacrocorax (Phalacrocorax) varius | Pied Cormorant recorded on 2015-10-15

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-10-15-3-034-1352-Phalacrocorax varius--Split Rock Reservoir-34.01-PiPCO-1
Basis of record Human observation
Licence CC-BY-Int
Institution code MDBA
Occurrence status present
Institution id in94
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Record date 2015-10-15
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Phalacrocorax (Phalacrocorax) varius
Supplied scientific name "Phalacrocorax varius"
Taxon rank species
Common name Pied Cormorant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Phalacrocoracidae
Genus Phalacrocorax
Species Phalacrocorax varius
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Verbatim taxon rank species

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Local government area Tamworth Regional (A)
Locality Split Rock Reservoir Split Rock Reservoir
Latitude -30.5675
Longitude 150.6800
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Split Rock Reservoir
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 150.6800
Verbatim latitude -30.5675

Additional properties

count type 3
fx group Pi
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 70
proportion 80
replicate count 1
spp code PCO
subwetland name Split Rock Reservoir
subwetland number 34.01
sum of broods 0
sum of count 200
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2015
verbatim identifier 034
verbatim time 1352
wetland area 200
wetland area surveyed 140

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Bundarra-Barraba IBA
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Managed resource protected areas
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW17
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units New England Fold Belt (GS37)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) New England Fold Belt MDB (GS37)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW14
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Namoi
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS21
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Namoi
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys NAMOI
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones upland
NRM Regions 2010 Namoi
NRM Regions 2014 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2015 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2017 North West NSW
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North West NSW
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 North West NSW
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Nandewar
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Peel
IBRA 7 Regions Nandewar
IBRA 7 Subregions Peel
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
Climate
Agroclimatic classification of Australia Most plant growth in summer, although summers are moisture limiting. Temperature limits growth in winter
Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (hot summer)
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
Fire
Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions NAMOI RIVER
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
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 New England
Local Government Areas 2011 Tamworth Regional (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Tamworth Regional - Pt B
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TAMWORTH REGIONAL COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bigambul, Githabul, Kambuwal, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Kwiambul, Ngarabal
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
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
NSW Local Land Services Regions North West
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 30
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 6017
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TAMWORTH - GUNNEDAH
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TAMWORTH
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TAMWORTH - SURROUNDS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) UPPER MANILLA
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 (NSW)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) TAMWORTH
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Tamworth Regional (A) - Pt B
World Country Boundaries Australia
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
Surface Geology of Australia Dspn
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Cunningham Slopes
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 Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Transformed
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 3910963.0 $
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.802
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.5637
Endemism 0.004766147
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.012989641
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 5211.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 5.3178167 index
Species Richness 540.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.32886225
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 64.12 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 49.369167 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 25.48 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1731211
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.17176083
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 26.215 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.538333 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.029999 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.39166278
Aridity index - month max 0.6758757
Aridity index - month min 0.2652328
Evaporation - annual mean 155.09344 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 15039.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 261.71518 mm
Evaporation - month min 59.159744 mm
Evaporation - variability 17.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.22 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 76.2217 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 60.537193 %
Humidity - month max relative 88.0043 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.44663 %
Humidity - month min relative 52.83155 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 52.83155 %
Precipitation - annual 644.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 651.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 53.626984 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.70211893
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 117.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 36.98464 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 115.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.2870092
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 32.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.28480092
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 233.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 83.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 21.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 237.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 18.4 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 23.985834 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.9 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.803333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.300018 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 1.26 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 1.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.6 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.4 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 9.7 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.5 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.37 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.93
Temperature - warmest month min 16.42 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.3 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 23.9 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 23.6 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 144.29834 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 679.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 115.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 33.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 115.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 35.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 250.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 101.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 250.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 165.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 300.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 12.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 149.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 93.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5477.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 312.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 233.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
Distance - to coast 2.304257 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.12727922 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 124005.69 m
Remoteness index 4.339332
Hydrology
Drainage - average 188.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 179.0 %
Runoff - average 553.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.2 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 47.189644
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.63 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 30.0 %
Bulk density 1.4060221 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.9529893 %
Clay % 48.417126 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 14.0 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.38
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.57
Nutrient status 1.95 index
Ph - soil 5.0 ph
Soil depth 1.0 m
Soil pedality 3.956906
Water holding capacity 26000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 60.828815
Weathering Intensity V2 3.11785 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 94.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 212.66667 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 465.0 m
Elevation 413.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 3.113094 degrees
Topographic relief 82.57251 m
Topographic slope (%) 5.273753 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.253 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 48.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 48.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 52.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0269 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 32.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5728 NDVI