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Byfield National Park

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Based on 2009 wetland mapping (version 3.0)

Byfield National Park wetland area by system
System Area (km²) % wetlands area % total area
Total 25.4 100.0% 17.1%
Estuarine 3.6 14.4% 2.4%
Palustrine 11.1 43.9% 7.5%
Riverine 10.6 41.8% 7.1%

There are approximately 30 lacustrine/palustrine wetlands in this region.

Disclaimer

Areas do not include marine or estuarine waters but do include estuarine wetland vegetation
(e.g. mangroves and tidal flats).

Areas are approximate and calculated using the GDA94 / Australian Albers projection.

Areas may change over time as mapping approaches improve.

Wetland extent changes

Byfield National Park wetland extent change by system
System 2009 area
(km²)
Change
2005-2009
(km²)
Change
2001-2005
(km²)
2001/pre-clear
percentage
Total 25.4 0.0 0.0 101.4%
Estuarine 3.6 0.0 0.0 100.1%
Palustrine 11.1 0.0 0.0 100.0%
Riverine 10.6 0.0 0.0 102.8%

Disclaimer

Areas do not include marine or estuarine waters but do include estuarine wetland vegetation
(e.g. mangroves and tidal flats).

Areas are approximate and calculated using the GDA94 / Australian Albers projection.

Areas may change over time as mapping approaches improve.

Wildlife

Kingdom
Class
Native Introduced Wetland
indicator
species
Rare or
threatened
species
All
TOTAL 581 25 52 9 610
Animals 162 2 22 6 165
Amphibians 8 1 5 1 9
Birds 110 0 14 3 111
Mammals 14 1 1 1 15
Reptiles 30 0 2 1 30
Fungi 20 0 0 0 20
Plants 399 23 30 3 425

Note: Wildlife statistics are based on information that has been submitted to the EHP WildNet database.
Information from WildNet can also be accessed via Wildlife Online and WetlandMaps.

Rare or threatened includes species listed as extinct, extinct in the wild, critically endangered, endangered, vulnerable or conservation dependent under either the Nature Conservation Act or Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act

AreaType-national-park

This page should be cited as:

Byfield National Park — facts and maps, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 19 November 2014, <http://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/national-park-byfield/>.

Queensland Government
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