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Principal Hydrogeological Divisions 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: ANZCW0703002666
Title: Principal Hydrogeological Divisions of Australia (National Geoscience Dataset)

Custodian

Custodian: Geoscience Australia
Jurisdiction: Australia

Description

Abstract: This dataset defines the sedimentary basins and fractured rock provinces which make up the regional hydrogeological divisions of Australia. These hydrogeological provinces have been further classed with regard to either a fractured rock province or a sedimentary basin, distribution of aquifers within the province, and aquifer productivity.

ANZLIC search words and qualifiers:

- GEOSCIENCES Hydrogeology Mapping

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: -44
East bounding longitude: 154
West bounding longitude: 113

Data currency

Beginning date: Not known
Ending date: