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Regional plan 2017/pre-clear wetland extent percentages

Definition of regional plan

based on a comparison of 2017 metadata and pre-clear metadata regional ecosystem mapping

2017/pre-clear wetland extent percentage by regional plan metadata
Areas do not include marine or estuarine waters but do include estuarine wetland vegetation (e.g. mangroves and tidal flats).
Areas exclude artificial and highly modified wetlands.
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Regional plan Wetland extent percentage 2017/pre-clear by system Total percentage
estuarine lacustrine palustrine riverine
All 95.9% 99.4% 95.4% 91.7% 94.4%
Cape York Regional Plan 99.9% 99.2% 99.2% 99.8% 99.5%
Central Queensland Regional Plan 84.3% 88.9% 84.3% 80.2% 82.5%
Central West Regional Plan - 100.0% 99.8% 98.2% 99.4%
Darling Downs Regional Plan - 59.6% 42.6% 72.7% 69.6%
Far North Regional Plan 95.0% 99.9% 77.8% 94.7% 89.0%
Gulf Regional Development Plan 100.0% 97.5% 99.5% 99.1% 99.6%
Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday Regional Plan 95.5% 71.9% 58.9% 84.5% 85.3%
Maranoa - Balonne Regional Plan - 55.8% 48.2% 84.4% 79.3%
North Queensland Regional Plan 89.6% 100.0% 82.1% 90.5% 89.0%
North West Regional Plan - 99.7% 99.5% 99.1% 99.2%
South East Queensland Regional Plan (ShapingSEQ) 75.4% 99.5% 40.8% 50.3% 48.1%
South West Regional Plan - 100.0% 99.3% 93.7% 98.6%
Wide Bay Burnett Regional Plan 96.9% 100.0% 69.8% 62.0% 69.7%

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2015) Regional plan 2017/pre-clear wetland extent percentages, WetlandInfo website, accessed 30 August 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/ecology/statistics/wetland-pre-clear-percent/regional-plan.html

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