Mangrove and associated communities of Moreton Bay
The map below highlights the areas where sampling has occurred for this program.
Click on the map to view information about the drainage basins in this area.
Program start date
1st October 2011.
Program end date
Objectives of the program
Monitor mangrove and associated communities of Moreton Bay.
Who is involved?
Contact details of lead organisation: arnon.accad♲dsiti.qld.gov.au
Department Agriculture and Fisheries and, Department National Parks, Sport and Racing.
List of indicators monitored
For the extent mapping the indicators include extent and community type including floristics and structure.
Scale of program
Brief description of sampling locations
The program includes a ground monitoring component of 28 permanent monitoring plots across the bay 14 on land and 14 on the islands.
Frequency of monitoring
The extent mapping is done every five years and the monitoring plots are done every three years.
Where is the program reported?
The program is reported on government websites, here and in the Mangrove and associated communities of Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia: change in extent 1955-1997-2012 report and Interactive Map Viewer.
Last updated: 17 June 2016
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2016) Mangrove and associated communities of Moreton Bay, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/monitoring/current-and-future-monitoring/mangrove-moreton-bay.html