Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Haliastur sphenurus | Whistling Kite recorded on 2008-03-10

Dataset

Data resource New South Wales Bird Atlassers
Basis of record Human observation
Observer 26049
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
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Event

Record date 2008-03-10
Supplied date "2008-03-10/2008-03-31"
Event date end 2008-03-31
Date precision Month
Event ID 205756

Taxonomy

Scientific name Haliastur sphenurus
Taxon rank species
Common name Whistling Kite
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Falconiformes
Family Accipitridae
Genus Haliastur
Species Haliastur sphenurus
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Central Darling (A)
Locality COPI HOLLOW
Latitude -32.25
Longitude 142.41667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes
Biome Terrestrial
Verbatim longitude 142° 25' E
Verbatim latitude -32° 15' S

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) Fallow 3-9 months
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) Fallow 3-9 months
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Important Bird Areas (IBA) Australia Menindee Lakes IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant Five practices equal
    Land use Water
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Middle and Lower
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW6
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) NSW Murray���Darling Basin Fractured Rock
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Western Porous Rock (GS50)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW8
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) New South Wales Murray and Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS18
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Lower Darling
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys DARLING
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones middle
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Freshwater Lake
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Pamamaroo Lake
    NRM Regions 2010 Lower Murray Darling
    NRM Regions 2014 Western
    NRM Regions 2015 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 Western
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Western
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) None = other cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Western
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Menindee
    IBRA 7 Regions Darling Riverine Plains
    IBRA 7 Subregions Menindee
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Semi-arid climate that is too dry to support field crops. Soil moisture tends to be greatest in winter
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Desert: hot (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Desert
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Acacia shrubland (mulga) (semi-arid/arid)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions DARLING RIVER
    Marine
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Farrer
    Local Government Areas 2011 Central Darling (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Central Darling
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 CENTRAL DARLING SHIRE COUNCIL
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Barkindji, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Barkandji, Barapa Barapa, Bigambul, Budjiti, Euahlayi, Githabul, Gomeroi/Kamilaroi, Guwamu (Kooma), Kambuwal, Kunja, Kwiambul, Maljangapa, Maraura, Murrawarri, Mutthi Mutthi, Nari Nari, Ngarabal, Ngemba, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wail
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Bangerang, Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Muthi Muthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barkindji, Barapa Barapa, Maljangapa, Maraura, Mutthi Mutthi, Ngiyampaa, Nyeri Nyeri, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Western
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 49
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 2255
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) BROKEN HILL AND FAR WEST
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) FAR WEST AND ORANA
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) PARKES
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) PARKES
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) FAR WEST
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) BROKEN HILL - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-WESTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) MENINDEE
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Very Remote Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) BARWON
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Central Darling (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Sensitive Data Layers
    Fruit Fly Exclusion Zone - Tri State FFEZ
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Murray Region
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Murray Lowlands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Ivanhoe Plains
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native shrublands and heathlands
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Unknown/no data
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Unknown/No data
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Chenopod shrubs,samphire shrublands and forblands
    Vegetation types - present Unknown/no data

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 5312742.0 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5762
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.7124
    Endemism 0.002409919
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0024250438
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.5124
    Migratory species (2008) 3.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 5875.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9562597 index
    Species Richness 392.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.1276101
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 63.31 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 19.495832 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 11.48 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.110917
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.10880341
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 27.63 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 13.076667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 30.48999 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.11113389
    Aridity index - month max 0.225
    Aridity index - month min 0.05159736
    Evaporation - annual mean 219.93188 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 5853.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 387.61673 mm
    Evaporation - month min 80.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 30.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.02 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 71.74478 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 55.52777 %
    Humidity - month max relative 89.47383 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 70.474686 %
    Humidity - month min relative 44.80923 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 44.80923 %
    Precipitation - annual 227.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 257.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 19.5 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.26923078
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 58.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 14.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 3.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 51.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.9655172
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 23.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.03508772
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 78.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 28.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 79.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 35.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 26.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 25.475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 19.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 10.706667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 29.968475 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 30.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 4.4 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 11.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 14.5 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 21.4 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.47 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 33.98 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.96
    Temperature - warmest month min 17.79 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 35.2 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 26.4 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 26.1 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 221.5719 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 255.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 17.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 54.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 17.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 72.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 31.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 74.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 186.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 293.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 45.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 138.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 114.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 5571.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 338.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 256.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 252.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 4.456097 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 423497.62 m
    Remoteness index 8.583069
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 18.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 251.0 %
    Runoff - average 128.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 81.5873 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 23.896698
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 114.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.27 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 52.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4325069 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic -0.006664913 %
    Clay % 48.81426 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 2.3846154 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.12
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.22
    Nutrient status 1.85 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.2 m
    Soil pedality 3.7546608
    Water holding capacity 76000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 20.249998
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.60683 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 177.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 14.958333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 58.0 m
    Elevation 63.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.0072660623 degrees
    Topographic relief 6.711842 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.489352 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0225 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 0.0 %
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.0 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 9.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 2.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0145 NDVI