Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-05-3-033-937-Phalacrocorax varius-River Murray Channel-River Murray Channel-33.05-PiPCO-2

HumanObservation of Phalacrocorax (Phalacrocorax) varius | Pied Cormorant recorded on 2015-11-05

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2015-11-05-3-033-937-Phalacrocorax varius-River Murray Channel-River Murray Channel-33.05-PiPCO-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 2015-11-05
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 South Australia
Local government area Mid Murray (DC)
Locality River Murray Channel River Murray Channel Murray Channel 5
Latitude -34.8733
Longitude 139.5377
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body River Murray Channel
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 139.5377
Verbatim latitude -34.8733

Additional properties

count type 3
fx group Pi
mdba name MDBA_AWS
percent filled 100
proportion 80
replicate count 2
spp code PCO
subwetland name Murray Channel 5
subwetland number 33.05
sum of broods 0
sum of count 188
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2015
verbatim identifier 033
verbatim time 937
wetland area 0
wetland area surveyed 0
wetland complex River Murray Channel

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Additional political boundaries information

Area Management
Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow less than 3 months
Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow less than 3 months
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Southern Australia Mallee and Woodlands
Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
Land use Urban intensive uses
Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lower
Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW4
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) South Australian Murray Region
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units SA Murray (GS6)
Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) SA Murray (GS6)
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW6
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) South Australian River Murray
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS11
Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) South Australian Murray
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LOWER MURRAY
Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Floodplain Wetlands
NRM Regions 2010 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
NRM Regions 2014 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
NRM Regions 2015 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
NRM Regions 2017 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) South Australian Murray Darling Basin
Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble mulched
Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble removed
Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
Area management
National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 South Australian Murray Darling Basin
Biodiversity
Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
IBRA 6 Regions Murray Darling Depression
IBRA 6 Sub Regions Murray Mallee
IBRA 7 Regions Murray Darling Depression
IBRA 7 Subregions Murray Mallee
Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Murray-Darling Woodlands And Mallee
World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
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 Pasture, cropland (temperate)
Hydrology
Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
River Regions LOWER MURRAY RIVER
Marine
Marine Ecoregions of the World Western Bassian
States including coastal waters South Australia (including Coastal Waters)
Political
ASGS Australian States and Territories South Australia
Australian States and Territories South Australia
Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Barker
Local Government Areas 2011 Mid Murray (DC)
Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Mid Murray
Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 MID MURRAY COUNCIL
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) First Peoples of the South East, Maraura, Ngaduri, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramanok
Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Maraura, Ngarrindjeri, Ngintait, Peramangk, RMMAC
PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 7
PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 469
PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF SA
PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) MANNUM
PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY AND MALLEE
PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SOUTH EAST
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) BARKER
PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARKER
PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) LOXTON - WAIKERIE - MID MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) MID MURRAY
PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) ADELAIDE
PSMA Localities (2018) YOUNGHUSBAND
PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Inner 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 (SA)
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
PSMA States (2016) SOUTH AUSTRALIA
PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (SA)
PSMA Wards (2018) MURRAY WARD
Statistical Local Areas Mid Murray (DC)
World Country Boundaries Australia
Substrate
Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
Surface Geology of Australia Qa
Topography
Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
Physiographic Regions 2011 Mallee Dunefield
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 Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
Vegetation - condition Replaced
Vegetation types - native Mallee woodlands and shrublands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

Environmental sampling for this location

Area Management
Natural resource management expenditure 1.9309238E7 $
Area management
Phosphorus 0.013878 t/ha
Potassium 0.044284 t/ha
Biodiversity
Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9635
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8382
Endemism 0.0023501639
Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0024407958
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
Migratory species (2008) 4.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 8332.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 4.658997 index
Species Richness 551.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.22625639
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.06 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 21.065 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.54 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.4123014
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.4049112
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.526667 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.495 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 26.449982 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.25650132
Aridity index - month max 0.603467
Aridity index - month min 0.0629873
Evaporation - annual mean 144.94048 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 7088.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 269.8957 mm
Evaporation - month min 46.398563 mm
Evaporation - variability 15.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.13 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 76.44027 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 63.541096 %
Humidity - month max relative 91.001205 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 77.22252 %
Humidity - month min relative 51.560867 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 51.560867 %
Precipitation - annual 312.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 290.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 24.285011 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.35857368
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 94.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 16.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 43.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.163771
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 30.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.16141143
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 47.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 30.202875 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 96.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.9 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 40.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 22.563334 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.5 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 8.865 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 25.299988 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 26.7 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 4.39 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.7 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.1 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.8 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.7 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.52 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.14 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.5
Temperature - warmest month min 13.78 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 31.4 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.1 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 13.1 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 196.77895 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 293.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 88.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 49.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 24.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 50.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 91.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 162.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 249.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 52.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 108.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 214.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4216.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 301.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 216.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 133.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
Distance - to coast 0.9106591 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.089999996 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 66502.76 m
Remoteness index 3.3778074
Hydrology
Drainage - average 9.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 149.0 %
Runoff - average 8.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 99.709305 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 1.3 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 40.501488
ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 115.0 mm
ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.45 Mg/m3
ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 13.0 %
Bulk density 1.0818182 Mg/m^3
Carbon - organic 0.90471625 %
Clay % 49.090908 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 5.4545455 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.25
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.51
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 7.0 ph
Soil depth 1.0 m
Soil pedality 4.0
Water holding capacity 10000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 46.65927
Weathering Intensity V2 4.1864 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 172.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 107.208336 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 5.0 m
Elevation 53.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 2.1025002 degrees
Topographic relief 53.67645 m
Topographic slope (%) 3.85068 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.1421 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 27.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 39.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 38.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 23.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0085 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.4 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 33.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 4.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.3087 NDVI