Metadata : Sites of Conservation Significance
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Date Metadata Extracted:2022-08-17
Date Metadata Last Updated:2015-05-11
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Title: Sites of Conservation Significance
Custodian:Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security
This spatial dataset (polygons) identifies 67 sites of significance for biodiversity conservation in the Northern Territory: 42 considered to be of International conservation significance and 25 sites of National conservation
significance. Twenty nine sites are in the Arid Centre, 12 in the Savanna Region and 26 in the Top End.
- North Bounding Coordinate:-10
- South Bounding Coordinate:-26
- East Bounding Coordinate:138
- West Bounding Coordinate:129
Character Set: Latin 1
Maintenance and Update Frequency:notPlanned
Data Currency Start Date:2009-01-01
Data Currency End Date:2012-07-01
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Attribute Attribute Description Possible Code Code Description LOC_SIG Alias: Significance Rating
International (I) or National (N) Significance
REGION Region Name REPORT Link to the Northern Territory Library to download the associated report. SITE_NAME Site of Conservation Significance Name SITE_NO Site of Conservation Significance Number
Detailed information on the Northern Territory Sites of Conservation Significance is available via -
The following two technical reports are associated with Sites of Conservation Significance:
Ward, S. and Harrison, L. (2009).
Recognising sites of conservation significance for biodiversity values in the Northern Territory. Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport, Darwin, NT.
Download this report (pdf) from the Northern Territory library via - hdl.handle.net/10070/240660
Harrison, L., McGuire, L., Ward, S. Fisher, A., Pavey, C., Fegan, M. and Lynch, B. (2009).
An inventory of sites of international and national significance for biodiversity values in the Northern Territory. Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport, Darwin, NT.
Download this report (pdf) from the Northern Territory library via - hdl.handle.net/10070/240659
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