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DIWA nationally important wetlands – spatial metadata

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Layer: Queensland Directory of Important Wetlands

Esri
Creation Date
2015-11-09
Creation Time
22:22:02
Modification Date
2015-10-23
Modification Time
08:07:11
Data Id Info
Id Citation
Title
Queensland Directory of Important Wetlands
Date
Publication date
2005-01-01
Cit Resp Party
Contact—organization name
DEHP
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
details available on request
Role
details available on request
Cit Resp Party
Contact—organization name
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection
Role
details available on request
Contact—individual name
Cathy Ellis
Contact—position name
Principal Project Officer
Additional human language abstract/description

Wetland locations for Queensland wetlands described in A Directory of Important Wetlands in Australia, 3rd Edition, Environment Australia 2001 by Wetland Inventory Team, Northern Region, EPA. Updated by Resource Assessment Unit, Qld. EPA 2005.

Resource purpose/summary
Wetland locations for Queensland as described in Directory of Important Wetlands.
Id Po C
Contact—organization name
DEHP
Rp Cnt Info
Cnt Address
City
Brisbane
Country
AU
Contact email address
Cathy.Ellis♲ehp.qld.gov.au
Role
details available on request
Contact—individual name
Cathy Ellis
Theme Keys
Thesa Name
Title
ANZLIC
Keyword
WATER Wetlands
Keyword
HERITAGE Natural
Keyword
VEGETATION
Theme Keys
Thesa Name
Title
ISO 19115 Topic Category
Keyword
biota
Keyword
environment
Search Keys
Keyword
WATER Wetlands
Keyword
HERITAGE Natural
Keyword
biota
Keyword
State or Territory
Keyword
environment
Keyword
VEGETATION
Res Const
Leg Consts
Security use limitations
While every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of this information, the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection makes no representations or warranties about its accuracy, reliability, completeness or suitability for any particular purpose and disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses, damages (including indirect or consequential damage) and costs which might be incurred as a result of the information being inaccurate or incomplete in any way and for any reason.
Legal constraints; text
Restricted to within the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection. View access permitted. Dataset is available for viewing to registered users via web delivery tools, for example, through an access controlled internet site like NAP RIS Portal. Conditions apply. The conditions of use are detailed in the data usage agreement, signed between the Custodian and the Recipient. No third party usage is permitted other than indicated in the agreement. Data which is downloaded from the NAP RIS Portal, can only be used for the purpose of project-related work for the client / regional body who downloaded the data. The data is not to be supplied to a third party and also is not to be used for commercial purposes.
Res Const
Consts
Security use limitations

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protectionrecommends that the Directory of Important Wetlands data should not be used for decision making purposes when the layer is displayed at scales greater than 1:250000.

Dq Info
Report
Data quality report, measure description
The main area of inconsistency is the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park wetland, which should be put into a separate data layer.
Report
Data quality report, measure description
Issues of overlapping coastal wetlands, mapping of Mulga wetlands and ground truthing, are still unresolved.
Report
Data quality report, measure description
All attribute fields are populated and checked.
Report
Data quality report, measure description
Approximately as per relevant topo map sheet.
Entity and Attribute Information
details available on request
Dist Info
details available on request

Last updated: 22 March 2013

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DIWA nationally important wetlands – spatial metadata, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 1 February 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/facts-maps/get-mapping-help/metadata/diwa-wetland/>.

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