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Vegetation studies: Grazing and Long-term change
Entry ID: Macq_Is_JJ_001

Abstract: Data comprise records of vegetation change on Macquarie Island as a result of grazing by rabbits and possible effects of climatic change. Data include presence and absence of species, together with quantitative measures of plant abundance. Records cover the period 1965 - 2003; the majority of data relates to 1965 - 1982, with further records being obtained in 2003. Work is currently in progress ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.56   S: -54.68   E: 158.9   W: 158.8
Min Altitude: 3 M Max Altitude: 400 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1965-03-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 20 m
Longitude Resolution: 20 m
Vertical Resolution: 5 m
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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
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Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 203 MB
Distribution Format: jpeg
Fees: free
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-06-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24