Seagrass Presence Absence WA (ACEAS)

  • Robert Canto (Creator)
  • James Udy (Creator)
  • Kathryn McMahon (Creator)
  • Michelle Waycott (Creator)
  • Kieryn Kilminster (Creator)
  • Gary Kendrick (Creator)
  • Chris M. Roelfsema (Creator)
  • Peter Scanes (Creator)
  • Greg West (Creator)



This seagrass habitat map was produced by the ACEAS Seagrass working group as part of the seagrass habitat risk modelling effort. The map identified seagrass presence based on 1) on the NISB (National Intertidal-Subtidal Benthic) Habitat Map created by the University of Tasmania for a partnership between the Department of Climate Change and the National Land and Water Resources Audit, 2) UNEP WCMC Seagrass map 2005, 3) publications/reports and 4) expert knowledge/personal observation.
Date made availableNov 2013
PublisherInstitute for Marine and Antarctic Studies (IMAS)
Temporal coverage1984 - 2013
Date of data productionNov 2013
Geographical coverageWestern Australia
Geospatial polygon129.40400, 112.61000, -35.66720, -13.24090

Cite this