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Hummock grassland of Triodia sp. on red sand, Pilbara, WA

Hummock grassland of Triodia spp. Flinders Ranges, SA

Foliage cover of tallest stratum 10 - 30%Hummock Grassland structure

Hummock grasslands

Little of the Hummock Grasslands have been cleared but many areas have been modified by grazing pressure from domestic stock, feral animals and macropods.


photosPhotos from the Australian Plant Image Index

Hummock grasslands map


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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