Australian Vegetation Pre-European Settlement (1788)

Map Creator: Geoscience Australia
Source:  National Mapping Division, Geoscience Australia. 2004. Vegetation - Pre-European Settlement (1788). Geoscience Australia.
Date Downloaded:  4 May 2011

Project/Map Description:
This map, created by the National Mapping Division of Geoscience Australia, gives detailed historical information regarding vegetation across the continent prior to European settlement. This map has been colored according to their 'Tallest Stratum Species Dominant' category, which summarizes what dominant plant species within an area are the tallest (Geoscience Australia).