Birthday Creek DOIW

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Description

Reference: QLD140
Bioregion: Wet Tropics
Criteria for inclusion in Directory: 1
Catchment: Herbert

Location

18 degrees 59' 18" S, 146 degrees 10' 20" E; the site has a general northwest-southeast orientation and has a total length of c. 8 km and is up to 300 m wide, with its centre 3 km south of Paluma Dam.

Significance

This wetland is a good representative of a low order oligotrophic rainforested creek on largely granitic lithology in the southern wet tropics.

References

Related information

Map of Directory listed Birthday Creek wetland in the Burdekin Dry Tropics region
Map of Directory listed Birthday Creek wetland

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