Occurrence record: eBird Australia - URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS688324142

HumanObservation of Cacatua (Cacatua) galerita | Sulphur-crested Cockatoo recorded on 2018-12-22

Dataset

Data resource eBird Australia
Catalogue Number URN:CornellLabOfOrnithology:EBIRD:OBS688324142
Basis of record Human observation
Observer obsr175912
Individual count 6
License CC0
Sampling effort 50
State conservation Queensland: Least concern wildlife
Sampling protocol Traveling
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification verification status 1

Event

Record date 2018-12-22
Sampling protocol Traveling
Date precision Day
Event remarks Along the dam wall from sand quarry entrance 1.6km down, return. Stiff breeze blowing parallel with the dam wall. No birds on the water.
Event time 17:56:00
Event ID S50855745

Taxonomy

Scientific name Cacatua (Cacatua) galerita
Supplied scientific name "Cacatua galerita"
Taxon rank species
Common name Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Psittaciformes
Family Cacatuidae
Genus Cacatua
Species Cacatua galerita
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 Queensland
Local government area Townsville (C)
Locality Lake Ross Dam Levy Bank
Latitude -19.45694
Longitude 146.72472
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Georeference verification status 1
Location ID L2563245
Biome Terrestrial
Country code AU

Additional properties

all species reported 1
effort distance km 1.6
number observers 2
reviewed 0
e bird category species
locality type H
project code EBIRD

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Tropical Savanna Australian Tropical Savanna
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Great Barrier Reef
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2014 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2015 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 Burdekin
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Burdekin
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No cereal producers
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No cereal producers
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Burdekin
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Arafura - Carpentaria
    IBRA 6 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Townsville Plains
    IBRA 7 Regions Brigalow Belt North
    IBRA 7 Subregions Townsville Plains
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Brigalow Tropical Savanna
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Populated rangelands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Strongly developed wet and dry seasons with cooler winter and with a growing season lasting at least six months
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Tropical: savanna
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Tropical
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 North East Coast
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 ROSS RIVER
    River Regions ROSS RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Central and Southern Great Barrier Reef
    States including coastal waters Queensland (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Australian States and Territories Queensland
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries Kennedy
    Local Government Areas 2011 Townsville (C)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Thuringowa - Pt B
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 TOWNSVILLE CITY
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 10
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 1014
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF QLD
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) KELSO
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) KENNEDY
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) KENNEDY
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SURROUNDS
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) TOWNSVILLE - SOUTHERN RANGELANDS
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) TOWNSVILLE - MACKAY
    PSMA Localities (2018) PINNACLES
    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) TOWNSVILLE
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) THURINGOWA
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) THURINGOWA
    PSMA States (2016) QUEENSLAND
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (QLD)
    Statistical Local Areas Northern Beaches-Pinnacles
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia Charters Towers Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Qa
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia Burdekin Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Townsville Lowlands
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Native grasslands and minimally modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 4273293.0 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.040670756 t/ha
    Potassium 0.16163333 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.6383
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.1323
    Endemism 0.011892775
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.0124988975
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.3689
    Migratory species (2008) 6.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 42860.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 4.8191457 index
    Species Richness 613.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 9.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.30604613
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 150.55 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 68.84333 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 7.0 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.32869717
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -2.0104525
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 30.285 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 20.263334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 19.429993 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.44587743
    Aridity index - month max 1.4800347
    Aridity index - month min 0.05845141
    Evaporation - annual mean 161.02098 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 15786.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 221.39362 mm
    Evaporation - month min 100.98802 mm
    Evaporation - variability 29.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.39 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.29 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.33 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 77.262215 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 68.422066 %
    Humidity - month max relative 82.173035 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 73.459366 %
    Humidity - month min relative 64.17506 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 64.17506 %
    Precipitation - annual 906.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 888.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 74.82402 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 5.085734
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 50.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 10.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 1.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.3394524
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 102.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -1.920317
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 528.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 236.9441 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 65.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 562.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 19.9 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 18.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.3 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 28.466667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 24.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 19.001667 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 19.5 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 19.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 13.18 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 12.8 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 19.7 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 9.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 20.7 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.51 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 31.48 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.11
    Temperature - warmest month min 23.33 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 32.4 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 27.9 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 27.9 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 159.20837 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 943.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 39.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 8.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 30.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 100.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 572.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 228.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 609.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 240.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 195.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 127.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 194.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 103.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 204.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 52.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 3183.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 322.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 275.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 272.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.2193171 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) 34653.336 m
    Remoteness index 3.1873326
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 476.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 159.0 %
    Runoff - average 4656.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    Great Barrier Reef 100m DEM 42.7 m
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 4.72325 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 45.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.68 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.6834321 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 0.36983463 %
    Clay % 47.835186 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 8.4 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.47
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.6 index
    Ph - soil 4.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.0 m
    Soil pedality 3.6180246
    Water holding capacity 30000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 2.78891 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 136.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 150.66667 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 50.0 m
    Elevation 43.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.61634403 degrees
    Topographic relief 8.528488 m
    Topographic slope (%) 0.8306612 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4163 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 31.0 %
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0081 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 0.9 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 45.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 0.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.6158 NDVI