Aquatic Ecosystems

The terrestrial ecosystem studies for the Beetaloo SREBA will address the following attributes: Identification and delineation of aquatic habitats, and ecological units; aquatic vascular plants and macroalgae; fish and turtle species; aquatic macroinvertebrate species; stygofauna; threatened species, their habitat and other matters protected by legislation; and other significant species and their habitat, including those with high cultural value.

The aquatic ecosystem baseline studies are led by the Department of Environment, Parks and Water Security, Flora and Fauna Division.