Large-scale plan (1 : 2000) is required to determine area of property
and existing natural features.
The latest colour aerial photography from DOLA is a good option
with the contours included. DOLA will provide a quote to supply
the requested aerial photo.
Existing soil maps and land capability maps are required to provide
information of the different soil types and their location on
Vegetation – Areas
The aerial photo and the soil and land capability maps will provide
existing remnant vegetation areas and the quality of the areas.
The aerial photo will provide location of the major and minor
drainage lines on the property and whether they are cleared or
This will assist with on-property investigation to determine damsites and drainage areas.
The Shire locations, nearest town, road access and map references
are required to determine the climatic conditions for the property.
Depending on the size and location of the property, the distance
to major centres and the natural resources available on the property
will depend on what industry options can be documented for the