Walters Plains Lake DOIW

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Description

Reference: QLD097
Bioregion: Einasleigh Uplands
Criteria for inclusion in Directory: 1
Catchment: Upper Burdekin

Location

A shallow ephemeral lake with several minor inlets but no defined outlet. 18 degrees 21' 14" S, 145 degrees 13' 26" E; the site has a general southeast-northwest orientation with length of c. 8 km and a width of c. 5 km, with its centre c. 100 km west northwest of Ingham.

Significance

An example of an ephemeral lake in a closed basin, the origin of which appears to differ slightly from other, similar wetlands in the area.

References

Related information

Map of Directory listed Walters Plains Lake in the Burdekin Dry Tropics region
Map of Directory listed Walters Plains Lake

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