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Mapping scale is generally 1:100,000 and enhanced in places with larger scale mapping (for example 1:25,000) and in places by ground truthing by visiting the location. If required, more information should be obtained from the department where an area of interest is near to or crossing a boundary.
Information asset theme "water management", subtheme "management area", "water resource plan". Attributes: SDI Spatial Data Index, departmental internal unique identifier for a Feature Object and Feature Class. TITLE Title (name). COMMENCE Commencement date â€œin forceâ€�. COMMENCESL Subordinate legislation number. INTERNET Department website for more information.
Legislation: 2000 Act Number 34, "Water Act 2000", Part 3 "Water planning", Division 2 "Water resource plans", Subdivision 1 "Power to prepare water resource plans", section 38 "Minister may prepare water resource plans" and section 55 "When water resource plans may be amended or replaced" (http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/OQPChome.htm http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/LEGISLTN/CURRENT/W/WaterA00.pdf ). Subordinate legislation: "Water Resource (title) Plan year" (http://www.legislation.qld.gov.au/Acts_SLs/Acts_SL_W.htm ).
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Dataset WM1127 contains all the water resource plan (WRP) areas in Queensland that are in force in legislation currently, except for the Great Artesian Basin (GAB) WRP area (dataset WM0702). (For more information see http://www.dnrm.qld.gov.au/water/catchments-planning) WM1127 replaced WM0924v2 due to the â€œWater Resource (Burnett Basin) Plan 2014â€� (Burnett 2014 WRP) coming into force (mapping accuracy improvements were applied for part of the Burnett WRP area). (Reference: CAS1881, 2026.)
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