Datasets


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Issued about 1 month ago

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There is decreasing pressure on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural heritage from the mining and resources sector.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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There is consistent pressure on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural heritage from general land use activities.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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Since 2012, 93 Queensland Heritage Places have been entered in the Queensland Heritage Register.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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Most local governments identify and protect local heritage places and areas through a planning scheme.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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Since 2012, 990 existing Queensland shipwreck entries were updated and 39 new Queensland shipwrecks entries, 52 new aircraft entries and 12 new relic entries were added to the Australian National Shipwreck Database.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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Since 2010, Open House events have been staged in 6 Queensland cities: beginning with Brisbane and expanding to Maryborough, Toowoomba, the Gold Coast, Bundaberg and, in 2017, the Sunshine Coast.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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No State Heritage Places were destroyed between 2012 and 2017, however 5 places destroyed prior to 2012 have been removed from the Queensland Heritage Register.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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The Great Barrier Reef meets all four World Heritage natural criteria


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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While the Outstanding Universal Value (OUV) of the Great Barrier Reef remains in good condition, the overall condition of some key attributes is poor and many have deteriorated since its World Heritage listing in 1981.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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The Wet Tropics of Queensland meets all four World Heritage natural criteria.



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The Riversleigh section of the Australian Fossil Mammal Sites meets two World Heritage natural criteria: major stages of earth's history and ongoing geological processes.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
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Fraser Island meets three World Heritage natural criteria: natural phenomena and exceptional natural beauty; representing major stages of earth's history; and significant ongoing ecological and biological processes.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Gondwana Rainforests of Australia meets three World Heritage natural criteria: representing major stages of earth's history; significant ongoing ecological and biological processes; and contain the most important and significant habitat.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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While ozone levels in Townsville and Gladstone have never exceeded air quality standards, South East Queensland experienced exceedances in 2011 and 2015.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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While the past decade has seen a downward trend in the number of days with reduced visibility throughout Queensland, significantly more days were affected in 2009 and 2011, and in Gladstone in 2015 and 2017, due to bushfires.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Particle concentrations have exceeded National Environmental Protection Measures (NEPM) Air Quality Standards since monitoring began in 1986.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Carbon monoxide levels have continued to decline over the past decade with levels in the last six years less than 20% of the National Environmental Protection Measure (NEPM) Air Quality Standard.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Routine monitoring of lead in air is no longer undertaken in South East Queensland due to the low ambient concentrations following removal of lead in petrol.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Description

Since 1993, there have been no exceedances of the National Environmental Protection Measures (NEPM) Air Quality Standards and no clear trends over the past decade.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

Summary

Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Sulphur dioxide levels in all regions except for Mount Isa have met the National Environmental Protection Measures (NEPM) Air Quality Standards. Occasional 1-hour and 24-hour NEPM standard exceedances in Mount Isa are due to smelting operations.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Description

Total motor vehicle travel (cars, trucks, buses), expressed as total vehicle kilometres travelled, shows continued and sustained growth over time.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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a one-off release of a single dataset

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Description

The total number of registered motor vehicles shows continued and sustained growth over time.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Description

Emissions from motor vehicles are a function of many factors, but most importantly total travel, fleet mix and emission control technology and driving behaviour.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

Summary

Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Description

The National Pollutant Inventory (NPI) tracks air pollutant emissions for industrial sources across Australia.


Published By Environment and Science

Issued about 1 month ago

AU
beta

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Type of release
a one-off release of a single dataset

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Content Licence
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Description

Queensland’s aquatic ecosystems vary significantly in condition.