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Regolith Terrains of Australia (National Geoscience Dataset)

Note : This dataset description is metadata (data about data) which describes the actual dataset in accordance with the ANZLIC (Australia New Zealand Land Information Council) Core Metadata Guidelines Version 2.


Dataset citation

ANZLIC unique identifier: ANZCW0703002403
Title: Regolith Terrains of Australia (National Geoscience Dataset)

Custodian

Custodian: Geoscience Australia
Jurisdiction: Australia

Description

Abstract: Australia has been divided into 392 Regolith Terrain Units on the basis of dominant topography, geology and regolith. Full details available in BMR Record 1986/27 has been used to attribute this dataset.

ANZLIC search words and qualifiers:

- GEOSCIENCES
- GEOSCIENCES Geology

Geographic extent name: AUSTRALIA EXCLUDING EXTERNAL TERRITORIES - AUS - Australia

Note: The format for each Geographic extent name is: Name - Identifier - Category - Jurisdiction (as appropriate) See GEN Register

Geographic bounding box:

North bounding latitude: -11
South bounding latitude: -43.5
East bounding longitude: 153
West bounding longitude: 113

Data currency

Beginning date: Not known
Ending date: 1998-09-01