Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-16-1-014-1355-Phalacrocorax sulcirostris-Gwydir-Gwydir Wetlands-14.02-PiLBC-2

HumanObservation of Phalacrocorax (Phalacrocorax) sulcirostris | Little Black Cormorant recorded on 2015-11-16

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-16-1-014-1355-Phalacrocorax sulcirostris-Gwydir-Gwydir Wetlands-14.02-PiLBC-2
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 2015-11-16
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Phalacrocorax (Phalacrocorax) sulcirostris
Supplied scientific name "Phalacrocorax sulcirostris"
Taxon rank species
Common name Little Black Cormorant
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Pelecaniformes
Family Phalacrocoracidae
Genus Phalacrocorax
Species Phalacrocorax sulcirostris
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 Moree Plains (A)
Locality Gwydir Gwydir Wetlands Gingham Watercourse
Latitude -29.4262
Longitude 149.7613
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Gwydir Wetlands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 149.7613
Verbatim latitude -29.4262

Additional properties

count type 1
fx group Pi
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 80
replicate count 2
spp code LBC
subwetland name Gingham Watercourse
subwetland number 14.02
sum of broods 0
sum of count 26
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2015
verbatim identifier 014
verbatim time 1355
wetland area 0
wetland area surveyed 0
wetland complex Gwydir

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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 Gwydir Wetlands IBA
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Other minimal uses
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Upland
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW15
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Lower Gwydir Alluvium (GS24)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Gunnedah-Oxley Basin MDB (GS17)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW15
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Gwydir
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS22
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Gwydir
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys GWYDIR
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones slopes
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
NRM Regions 2010 Border Rivers-Gwydir
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 Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Castlereagh-Barwon
IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
IBRA 7 Subregions Castlereagh-Barwon
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Residential rainfed croplands
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) Subtropical: moderately dry winter
Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Subtropical
Fire
Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions GWYDIR 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 Parkes
Local Government Areas 2011 Moree Plains (A)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Moree Plains
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MOREE PLAINS SHIRE COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Gomeroi/Kamilaroi
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) 22
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 937
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE REGION
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MOREE - NARRABRI
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) MOREE PLAINS
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MOREE PLAINS
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
PSMA Localities (2018) MOREE
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) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
Statistical Local Areas Moree Plains (A)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Surat Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qt
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, Native forest
Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Eucalypt Tall Open
Land cover Native forests and woodlands
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 Replaced
Vegetation types - native Eucalypt tall open forests
Vegetation types - present Eucalyptus tall open forest

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 4720312.0 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.013856 t/ha
Potassium 0.018327 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6075
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7066
Endemism 0.0012020625
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0012240318
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 11796.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.681326 index
Species Richness 358.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.28082383
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.36 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 43.481667 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 21.46 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0420344
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.041670255
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.6725 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.404166 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.160004 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.29222217
Aridity index - month max 0.5577689
Aridity index - month min 0.19751766
Evaporation - annual mean 182.27332 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 13656.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 303.7703 mm
Evaporation - month min 69.3 mm
Evaporation - variability 22.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.11 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.19 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.09 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 73.77005 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.951122 %
Humidity - month max relative 87.15182 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 67.9988 %
Humidity - month min relative 49.032967 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 49.032967 %
Precipitation - annual 549.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 587.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 46.163475 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.6601037
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 114.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 30.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 102.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0819672
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 33.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.08130081
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 212.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 69.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 212.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.0 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 24.6 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 26.433334 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.5 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 11.678333 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.800018 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.2 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.49 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.7 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.9 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 15.0 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 15.3 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.82 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.97
Temperature - warmest month min 19.17 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 34.9 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.5 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 151.8417 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 575.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 106.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 106.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 29.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 203.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 73.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 203.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 192.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 298.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 142.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 116.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5677.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 337.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 262.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.434443 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.08544003 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 187418.95 m
Remoteness index 4.936606
Hydrology
Drainage - average 7.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 240.0 %
Runoff - average 698.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.26041666 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 42.822147
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 0.9963857 %
Clay % 56.733154 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.31
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.49
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 6.0 ph
Soil depth 1.4 m
Soil pedality 4.0065603
Water holding capacity 20500.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 50.1992
Weathering Intensity V2 3.61034 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 279.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 9.291667 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 200.0 m
Elevation 200.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.082440585 degrees
Topographic relief 0.04603577 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.01576385 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3699 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 62.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 63.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0265 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.7 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 63.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.636 NDVI