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Acacia open woodland dominated by Acacia aneura with tussock grass Eragrostis eriopoda understorey, Thargominda, Qld

Acacia georginae open woodland in sandy swale between longitudinal dunes, Poeppel Corner, SA

Foliage cover of tallest stratum less than 10%Open Woodland structureLow Open Woodland structure

Acacia Open Woodlands

Little of the Acacia Open Woodlands have been cleared. Many areas have been modified by grazing pressure from domestic stock, feral animals and macropods.


photosPhotos from the Australian Plant Image Index


Sources: Australia's Native Vegetation - from rainforest to spinifex, map and information poster produced by the National Land & Water Audit, Natural Heritage Trust, Australian Government, 2001
Map: Australia's Native Vegetation - A summary of Australia's Major Vegetation Groups, 2007, Australian Government website
Structure diagram: Atlas of Australian Resources - Vol. 6, Vegetation, AUSLIG, Canberra, 1990

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