Assessment monitoring and inventory
Tools for collecting wetland information, conducting assessments and gathering monitoring results are vital in the management of wetlands.
There is a difference between wetland inventory, assessment and monitoring. Inventory involves the collection and storage of data while assessment requires the manipulation and comparison of data. Monitoring is the collection of data over time to determine changes in wetland extent and condition. The following links provide more detail on:
Last updated: 22 March 2013
This page should be cited as:
Assessment monitoring and inventory, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 22 November 2013, <http://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/>.