|List||Register of the National Estate (Non-statutory archive)|
|Legal Status||Registered (21/10/1980)|
|Place File No||3/09/071/0011|
|Statement of Significance|
A small coastal strip with dense vegetation representative of the original vegetation of the region and protecting a coastal dune from erosion. Tammar wallabies (MACROPUS EUGENII) are common in the area.
(The Commission is in the process of developing and/or upgrading official statements for places listed prior to 1991. The above data was mainly provided by the nominator and has not yet been revised by the Commission.)
|Official Values Not Available|
|Small reserve of dense coastal vegetation occupying a dune situation, principal species include MELALEUCA HALMATURORUM, ACACIA SOPHORAE and LEUCOPOGON PARVIFLORUS.|
|History Not Available|
|Condition and Integrity|
|The Reserve is in good condition, however the small size of the Reserve makes it vulnerable to disturbance.|
|About 30ha, 8km south of Kingscote off Wester Cove Road Nepean Bay.|
ATTACHMENTS: (1) MAP SHOWING LOCATION AND CADASTRAL INFORMATION |
REFERENCES: (1) SPECHT, R.L. ET AL (1974) CONSERVATION OF MAJOR PLANT
COMMUNITIES IN AUSTRALIA AND PAPUA NEW GUINEA (AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF
BOTANY) (2) LAUT, P. ET AL (1977) ENVIRONMENTS OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA:
PROVINCE 3 MT. LOFTY BLOCK (C.S.I.R.O., AUSTRALIA) (3) BLACK, J.M.
(1960) FLORA OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA (GOVERNMENT PRINTER, ADELAIDE).
Report Produced Mon Sep 1 18:45:25 2014