Access the Native Vegetation Extent dataset

A dataset containing vegetation extent polygons from the mapping of remnant vegetation in Western Australia.

This was originally compiled as part of the vegetation theme of the National Land and Water Resource Audit (NLWRA). The data for the intensive land-use zone (ILZ) in south-western Australia was originally derived from 1995 LandSat TM satellite imagery and has been corrected using digital aerial photography (orthophotos) acquired 1996 to 2006. The extensive land-use zone (ELZ) is presumed to carry vegetation cover except for the major irrigated areas at Kununurra and Carnarvon. These have been removed from extent mapping for the ELZ.

Access to this resource requires a SLIP account, and may involve a charge to access the data, or be restricted to pre-approved users.

Page reviewed 20 April 2018