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Maps location of wetlands in the ACT. Wetlands are important for many plants and wildlife in the ACT.More information on wetland conservation can be found at: http://www.environment.act.gov.au/cpr/conservation_and_ecological_communities/aquatic_species_and_riparian_zone_conservation_strategy Updates: This dataset is currently (2016) being updated using remote sensing – Infrared/Lidar technology.Fit for purpose: This dataset was captured at 1:10,000 scale. This dataset is fit for use as a tool for showing presence of wetlands in the ACT. Exact boundaries are likely to expand and contract over time so accuracy should be checked against project requirements. Disclaimer: While all care is taken to ensure accuracy, the ACT Government does not warrant that the map is free from errors. © ACT Government. Creative Common By Attribution 4.0 (Australian Capital Territory), Please read Data Terms and Conditions statement before  data use.

Dataset Attributes

  • OBJECTID
    Number
  • SHAPE
    Number
  • OBJECTID
    Number
  • WETLAND_NAME
    Text
    {"value"=>"Cheyenne", "count"=>177} (), {"value"=>"Ginini West", "count"=>95} (), {"value"=>"Snowy Flats", "count"=>81} (), {"value"=>"Stockyard", "count"=>69} (), {"value"=>"Ginini East", "count"=>67} (), {"value"=>"Rotten Swamp", "count"=>49} (), {"value"=>"Cotter Source Bog", "count"=>31} (), {"value"=>"Upper Cotter River", "count"=>30} (), {"value"=>"Cotter Flats", "count"=>10} (), {"value"=>"Jerrabomberra Wetlands", "count"=>7} ()
  • SOURCE
    Text
    {"value"=>"Directory of Important Wetlands in Australia http://www.environment.gov.au/water/wetlands/australian-wetlands-database/directory-important-wetlands", "count"=>608} ()
  • DATASET
    Text
    {"value"=>"ACT_Aquatic_ImportantWetlands", "count"=>604} (), {"value"=>"ACT_Aquatic_Bogs_and_Fens", "count"=>35} ()
  • SHAPE_Length
    Number
  • SHAPE_Area
    Number

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