2.5.5 Windbreaks Example 1

Location of Example: 149°20'42" East, 28°31'07" South
Distinctive Characteristics:
  • Windbreaks are located within paddocks. Windbreaks are not remnant vegetation along road corridors.
  • Remnant vegetation along road corridors must not be depicted as Windbreaks.
Regional Considerations:
  • Windbreaks typically occur in relatively flat, open regions of agricultural production where strong prevailing winds can have a destructive impact.
Figure: Representation of Windbreaks in association with surrounding features.

Figure: SPOT Pseudo-natural 2.5m

Topic contact: mapfeedback@ga.gov.au Last updated: January 20, 2012