Occurrence record: SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-11-15--014--Ardea/Egretta sp.-Gwydir-Gwydir Wetlands-14.00-LaEGR-2

HumanObservation of Ardea (Ardea) | Egrets recorded on 2014-11-15

Dataset

Data resource Murray-Darling Basin waterbird survey
Occurrence ID SEA-MDBA_AWS-2014-11-15--014--Ardea/Egretta sp.-Gwydir-Gwydir Wetlands-14.00-LaEGR-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 2014-11-15
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Ardea (Ardea)
Supplied scientific name "Ardea/Egretta sp."
Taxon rank subgenus
Common name Egrets
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Ciconiiformes
Family Ardeidae
Genus Ardea
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type INFORMAL
Verbatim taxon rank species

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or territory New South Wales
Local government area Moree Plains (A)
Locality Gwydir Gwydir Wetlands
Latitude -29.4027
Longitude 149.3185
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Water body Gwydir Wetlands
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 149.3185
Verbatim latitude -29.4027

Additional properties

fx group La
mdba name MDBA_AWS
replicate count 2
spp code EGR
subwetland number 14.00
sum of broods 0
sum of count 152
sum of nest 0
survey program SEA
survey year 2014
verbatim identifier 014
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
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 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 lowland
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) 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 Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
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 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
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) BULLARAH
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) 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 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 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 open woodlands
Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

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 0.3807
Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.2111
Endemism 7.134253E-4
Endemism (Non-marine) 7.202298E-4
Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
Occurrence Density 139.0 frequency
Shannon Diversity (H) 3.536459 index
Species Richness 52.0 frequency
Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
Threatened species (2008) 0.0 frequency
Climate
2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.25140214
2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 67.6 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 39.65917 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 19.76 mm
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0515561
2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.051077265
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 28.886667 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.863334 degrees C
2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 31.220001 degrees C
Aridity index - annual mean 0.2623525
Aridity index - month max 0.5
Aridity index - month min 0.1554603
Evaporation - annual mean 186.76476 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
Evaporation - average 12492.0 ml
Evaporation - month max 315.19302 mm
Evaporation - month min 70.0 mm
Evaporation - variability 26.0 %
Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.16 index
Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.08 index
Humidity - annual mean relative 72.9908 %
Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 56.507076 %
Humidity - month max relative 85.96098 %
Humidity - month max relative 3pm 68.16755 %
Humidity - month min relative 48.05546 %
Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.05546 %
Precipitation - annual 497.0 mm
Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 538.0 mm
Precipitation - annual mean 41.916668 mm
Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.5897436
Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 103.0 mm
Precipitation - driest month 27.0 mm
Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 6.0 mm
Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 91.0 mm
Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.0173913
Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 35.0 mm
Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.01724138
Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 189.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest month 67.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 19.0 mm
Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 192.0 mm
Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.2 MJ/m2/day
Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 29.0
Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.0 MJ/m2/day
Temperature - annual max mean 26.706667 degrees C
Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.9 degrees C
Temperature - annual min mean 11.99 degrees C
Temperature - annual range 29.399994 degrees C
Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 31.3 degrees C
Temperature - coldest month min 3.79 degrees C
Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.0 degrees C
Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 12.1 degrees C
Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.8 degrees C
Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 16.4 degrees C
Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
Temperature - month hottest maximum 34.36 degrees C
Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 2.0
Temperature - warmest month min 19.56 degrees C
Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.2 degrees C
Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.0 degrees C
Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.5 degrees C
Wind run - annual mean 153.75587 km/day
WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 544.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 94.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 25.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 91.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 33.0
WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 195.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 77.0 mm
WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 195.0 mm
WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 195.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 301.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 42.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 118.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 143.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 131.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5730.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 343.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 266.0 degrees C * 10
Distance
Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
Distance - to coast 3.870827 km x 100
Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.042426407 degrees
Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.17117243 km
Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 213839.42 m
Remoteness index 9.028805
Hydrology
Drainage - average 6.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Drainage - variability 240.0 %
Runoff - average 687.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
Water Observations From Space 0.5970149 Percentage
Social
Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.8 people/km^2
Substrate
2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 38.942307
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 0.8647859 %
Clay % 56.733154 %
Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.12857144 mm/h
Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.28
Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.45
Nutrient status 2.0 index
Ph - soil 7.0 ph
Soil depth 1.4 m
Soil pedality 4.0065603
Water holding capacity 22000.0 mm
Water stress index - month max 45.0
Weathering Intensity V2 3.56783 Weathering Intensity Index
Topography
Aspect 272.0 degrees
Averaged Topographic Relief 4.5416665 metres
Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 171.0 m
Elevation 171.0 m
Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0 degrees
Topographic relief 0.4712219 m
Topographic slope (%) 0.03630806 %
Vegetation
Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2423 EVI
Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 54.0 %
Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 55.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 45.0 % Persistent Vegetation
Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0174 kg C/m^2
Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 1.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
NDVI Mean 43.0 NDVI x 100
NPP Mean 3.0 tonnes/ha/yr
Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4973 NDVI