Occurrence record: eBird Australia - URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS689565473

HumanObservation of Limosa limosa | Black-tailed Godwit recorded on 2018-12-26

Dataset

Data resource eBird Australia
Catalogue Number URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS689565473
Basis of record Human observation
Observer obsr448217
Individual count 1
License CC0
Sampling effort 200
State conservation Victoria: Vulnerable
Sampling protocol Traveling
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status 1

Event

Record date 2018-12-26
Sampling protocol Traveling
Date precision Day
Event remarks Water levels starting to fall again after recent top up. Not much exposed mud so shorebird diversity still down. Counts not accurate, estimated minimums, more of most species present
Event time 08:40:00
Event ID S50957230

Taxonomy

Scientific name Limosa limosa
Taxon rank species
Common name Black-tailed Godwit
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Scolopacidae
Genus Limosa
Species Limosa limosa
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Taxon remarks North end, east of reedbed

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Local government area Gannawarra (S)
Locality Cullens Lake Wildlife Reserve
Latitude -35.65316
Longitude 143.77333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference verification status 1
Location ID L2542508
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

Additional properties

all species reported 1
effort distance km 5
number observers 1
reviewed 0
e bird category species
locality type H
project code EBIRD_AU

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    CAPAD 2010 Terrestrial Cullens Lake W.R.
    CAPAD 2012 Terrestrial Cullens Lake W.R.
    CAPAD 2014 Terrestrial Cullens Lake W.R.
    CAPAD 2016 Terrestrial Cullens Lake W.R.
    Directory of Important Wetlands Lake Cullen
    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 North Victorian Wetlands IBA
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Cropping
    Murray Darling Basin Authority Water Quality Zones Lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Murray-Darling Basin Boundary
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas GW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water Plan Areas (2018) Goulburn-Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units Goulburn-Murray: Shepparton Irrigation Region (GS8)
    Murray-Darling Basin Ground Water SDL Resource Units (2018) Goulburn-Murray: Sedimentary Plain (GS8c)
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas SW2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water Plan Areas (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units SS2
    Murray-Darling Basin Surface Water SDL Resource Units (2019) Victorian Murray
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Valleys LODDON
    Murray-Darling Basin Sustainable Rivers Audit (SRA) Zones lowland
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetland Groups Saline Lake
    Murray-Darling Basin Wetlands Lake Cullen
    NRM Regions 2010 North Central
    NRM Regions 2014 North Central
    NRM Regions 2015 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 North Central
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) North Central
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) Other cultivation
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 North Central
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Murray - Darling
    IBRA 6 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Victorian Riverina
    IBRA 7 Regions Riverina
    IBRA 7 Subregions Victorian Riverina
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia "Mediterranean" climate, but with drier cooler winters and less growth than Classic "Mediterranean" climate
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Grassland: warm (persistently dry)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Grassland
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture, cropland (temperate)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 Murray-Darling Basin
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 DARLING RIVER
    River Regions LODDON RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Australian States and Territories Victoria
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Mallee
    Indigenous Land Use Agreements Low Impact Exploration and Exploration - Wamba Wamba, Barapa Barapa, & Wadi Wadi Peoples
    Local Government Areas 2011 Gannawarra (S)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Gannawarra
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 GANNAWARRA SHIRE
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water Bangerang, Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Ground Water (2019) Dhudhuroa, Dja Dja Wurrung, Taungurong, Waywurru, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Wadi Wadi, Wamba Wamba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Planning Areas Traditional Owners - Surface Water (2019) Barapa Barapa, Barkindji, Dhudhuroa, Latji Latji, Maraura, Ngintait, Tati Tati, Taungurung, Wadi Wadi, Wemba Wemba, Weki Weki, Yaithmathang, Yorta Yorta
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 4
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 852
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF VIC.
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) GANNAWARRA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) MURRAY RIVER - SWAN HILL
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) MALLEE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) MALLEE
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) CASTLEMAINE - KERANG
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) VICTORIA EXC. MELBOURNE
    PSMA Localities (2018) LAKE CHARM
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional 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 (VIC.)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) NORTHERN VICTORIA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) SWAN HILL
    PSMA States (2016) VICTORIA
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (VIC.)
    PSMA Wards (2018) AVOCA WARD
    Statistical Local Areas Gannawarra (S)
    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 Riverine Plain
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Other special rights, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Inland aquatic - freshwater, salt lakes, lagoons
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Freshwater, dams, lakes, lagoons or aquatic plants
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Replaced
    Vegetation types - native Casuarina forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4556061E7 $
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6498
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 2.8961
    Endemism 0.002497704
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.002588568
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 18549.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.9636197 index
    Species Richness 660.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.29144782
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 38.36 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 24.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 16.04 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.273697
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.26958868
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 24.281666 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 10.356667 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 28.359985 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.3535051
    Aridity index - month max 0.8466038
    Aridity index - month min 0.09348359
    Evaporation - annual mean 134.22809 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 8321.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 256.72955 mm
    Evaporation - month min 38.0 mm
    Evaporation - variability 18.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.04 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.14 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.03 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 78.03107 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 62.15663 %
    Humidity - month max relative 93.9639 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 78.063354 %
    Humidity - month min relative 48.0387 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 48.0387 %
    Precipitation - annual 344.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 340.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 29.166666 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality -0.2278481
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 104.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 22.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 4.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 57.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.1190476
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 26.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.11764706
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 62.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 37.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 112.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.5 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 42.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 25.8 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 22.217499 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 16.1 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 8.765 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 26.899994 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 28.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 3.24 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 3.5 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 9.8 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 13.6 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 30.64 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.77
    Temperature - warmest month min 14.76 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.0 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 22.8 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 10.7 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 183.7679 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 388.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 109.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 21.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 21.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 73.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 43.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 121.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 161.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 272.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 39.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 97.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 130.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 47.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4996.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 311.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 225.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 129.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 2.45153 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.03 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.0 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 242520.19 m
    Remoteness index 3.9470706
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 3.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 137.0 %
    Runoff - average 41.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 47.395832 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 3.0 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 53.811707
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 80.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.55 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 35.0 %
    Bulk density 1.4014022 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 1.1271539 %
    Clay % 55.22147 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 0.0 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.32
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.64
    Nutrient status 1.9545455 index
    Ph - soil 7.0 ph
    Soil depth 0.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.9116054
    Water holding capacity 18000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 63.366135
    Weathering Intensity V2 3.95469 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 48.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 9.208333 metres
    Bathymetry and Elvation 9 sec 78.0 m
    Elevation 79.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.01602125 degrees
    Topographic relief 1.959625 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.1846682 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.009 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 9.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 37.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 50.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 13.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0093 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 12.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 1.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) -0.0396 NDVI