The status of our bird communities is an important indicator for the condition of our ecosystems. Many indigenous birds play key ecological roles, including dispersing seeds and pollinating flowers. In some situations, exotic (not indigenous to New Zealand) bird species can partially fulfil these roles. Measuring the composition of bird communities across public conservation land allows us to monitor how those communities are changing over time.
This data set relates to the "Bird species on public conservation land" measure on the Environmental Indicators, Te taiao Aotearoa website.
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|1.||Bird species on public conservation land 2013||182 KB||
|Category||Environmental Reporting > Land > Species|
|Tags||FAUNA-Vertebrates, ECOLOGY, FAUNA-Native, land, FAUNA, New Zealand|
|Metadata||Dublin Core, ISO 19115/19139|
|Data type||Vector point||Feature count||155|
|Attributes||Plot, Endemic, Native, Introduced, Introduced_1, Dominance, MeasuredAs, North_NZTM, East_NZTM, East_NZMG, North_NZMG, Latitude, Longitude|
|Services||Vector Query API, Web Feature Service (WFS), Catalog Service (CS-W), data.govt.nz Atom Feed|