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Drainage basin 2013/pre-clear wetland extent percentages

Definition of drainage basin

based on a comparison of 2013 metadata and pre-clear metadata regional ecosystem mapping

2013/pre-clear wetland extent percentage by drainage basin metadata
Areas do not include marine or estuarine waters but do include estuarine wetland vegetation
(e.g. mangroves and tidal flats).

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Drainage basin Wetland extent percentage 2013/pre-clear by system Total percentage
estuarine lacustrine palustrine riverine
All 96.4% 99.6% 95.2% 92.9% 95.5%
Archer 100.0% - 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Baffle 99.4% 100.0% 80.6% 87.3% 89.8%
Balonne-Condamine - 71.9% 88.7% 74.9% 80.6%
Barron 71.4% 100.0% 27.8% 70.7% 110.9%
Black 96.8% 100.0% 79.0% 89.6% 97.5%
Border Rivers - - 65.9% 65.3% 69.0%
Boyne 63.8% - 25.3% 88.7% 139.1%
Brisbane 54.7% - 38.4% 57.4% 79.8%
Bulloo - 99.6% 99.8% 97.4% 99.0%
Burdekin 60.2% 100.1% 86.9% 91.5% 96.2%
Burnett 82.8% - 36.0% 53.9% 59.9%
Burrum 96.2% - 81.9% 90.9% 93.7%
Calliope 88.1% - 11.2% 74.7% 85.4%
Coleman 99.9% - 99.9% 99.9% 99.9%
Cooper Creek - 99.9% 99.6% 97.6% 98.9%
Curtis Island 99.7% - 99.1% 96.5% 99.3%
Daintree 98.5% - 85.4% 61.1% 80.9%
Diamantina - 100.0% 100.0% 99.7% 99.9%
Don 93.9% - 51.4% 73.1% 81.0%
Ducie 100.0% - 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Embley 100.0% - 97.7% 99.9% 100.1%
Endeavour 98.3% - 99.0% 99.3% 99.0%
Fitzroy 87.2% 89.2% 44.6% 77.8% 78.4%
Flinders 100.0% 99.7% 99.1% 99.3% 99.6%
Fraser Island 100.2% 100.0% 99.3% - 99.5%
Georgina - 100.0% 100.0% 99.9% 100.0%
Gilbert 98.6% 72.1% 99.3% 99.9% 100.1%
Haughton 98.8% 78.9% 65.2% 77.1% 85.4%
Hay - 100.0% - - 100.0%
Herbert 89.2% 99.3% 48.9% 76.2% 68.8%
Hinchinbrook Island 100.0% - 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Holroyd 100.0% - 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Jacky Jacky 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Jardine 100.0% - 99.9% 99.8% 99.9%
Jeannie 99.9% 97.9% 99.5% 99.9% 99.7%
Johnstone 90.6% 100.0% 55.7% 98.2% 71.0%
Kolan 83.2% - 16.2% 67.0% 93.5%
Lake Frome - 98.3% 98.0% - 98.1%
Leichhardt 100.0% - 98.3% 99.0% 102.3%
Lockhart 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Logan-Albert 77.5% - 36.6% 47.2% 56.6%
Maroochy 86.3% 100.0% 39.0% 50.7% 46.8%
Mary 96.7% - 49.0% 67.2% 66.1%
Misc Other Islands 99.7% 100.0% 99.5% 98.7% 99.8%
Mitchell 99.6% 137.5% 99.3% 99.1% 100.5%
Moonie - - 21.8% 93.4% 79.8%
Moreton Bay Islands 98.3% 98.4% 97.2% - 98.1%
Morning 100.0% - 99.9% 99.8% 100.1%
Mornington Island 98.8% - - - 99.1%
Mossman 91.2% - 41.2% 48.0% 71.3%
Mulgrave-Russell 88.8% 103.5% 64.0% 39.9% 65.6%
Murray 99.5% 100.0% 50.2% 74.5% 74.5%
Nicholson 100.0% - 100.0% 99.8% 100.1%
Noosa 98.8% 100.0% 77.9% 68.0% 80.2%
Norman 100.0% - 99.7% 99.8% 99.9%
Normanby 100.0% - 99.4% 99.2% 99.8%
O'Connell 97.8% - 44.4% 64.6% 83.0%
Olive-Pascoe 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Paroo - 100.0% 97.7% 97.1% 97.7%
Pine 73.4% - 28.6% 40.0% 50.2%
Pioneer 85.9% - 16.9% 72.6% 74.3%
Plane 96.2% - 55.3% 68.6% 87.0%
Proserpine 97.9% - 87.3% 89.1% 107.2%
Ross 94.7% - 90.0% 72.1% 94.4%
Settlement 100.0% - 99.9% 99.7% 99.9%
Shoalwater 64.6% - 1124.3% 71.2% 86.2%
South Coast 71.6% - 13.8% 55.0% 44.0%
Staaten 95.6% - 99.6% 99.9% 99.5%
Stewart 100.0% - 99.6% 100.0% 100.0%
Styx 97.2% - 179.3% 95.0% 98.2%
Torres Strait Islands 99.4% 100.0% 99.1% 99.5% 100.5%
Tully 99.2% - 41.0% 90.1% 64.5%
Warrego - 100.0% 90.7% 86.0% 86.6%
Waterpark 94.3% - 93.3% 70.1% 88.1%
Watson 100.0% - 99.9% 100.0% 100.0%
Wenlock 100.0% - 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Whitsunday Island 100.0% - 100.0% - 100.0%

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Drainage basin 2013/pre-clear wetland extent percentages, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 6 August 2019, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/ecology/statistics/wetland-pre-clear-percent/basin.html>.

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