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182 datasets found

State of the environment

  • SoE2017: Percentage of the network with reliable travel times

    1 recent views 12 total views
    The Queensland public transport sector is performing better than the target benchmarks, particularly in South East Queensland
  • SoE2017: Erosion prone area

    2 recent views 37 total views
    Coastal erosion continues to impact the Queensland coast, with several major incidents at developed areas.
  • SoE2017: Storm tide inundation

    5 recent views 28 total views
    Storm tide inundations continue to impact the coast.
  • SoE2017: Sea level

    8 recent views 51 total views
    Queensland’s sea levels are rising according to the historical tide gauge records.
  • SoE2017: Cyclone activity

    6 recent views 32 total views
    Queensland experienced 2 cyclones between March 2015 and December 2017.
  • SoE2017: Southern Oscillation Index

    3 recent views 24 total views
    El Niño conditions prevailed in 2015 and at the start of 2016, followed by ENSO-neutral conditions for much of 2017.
  • SoE2017: Evaporation rate

    2 recent views 26 total views
    Annual evaporation is typically much higher in inland parts of Queensland than in coastal and sub-coastal areas.
  • SoE2017: Annual rainfall Popular

    14 recent views 101 total views
    Rainfall was extremely low across large parts of Queensland in 3 of the last 5 years with many areas experiencing drought.
  • SoE2017: Volume and load of sewage treatment plants

    1 recent views 15 total views
    The annual volume and load of nitrogen and phosphorus released from coastal sewage treatment plants into waterways in Queensland has remained relatively constant since 2010,...
  • SoE2017: Pressures affecting Queensland’s aquatic ecosystems

    4 recent views 13 total views
    The pressures affecting Queensland's aquatic ecosystems vary depending on local conditions and land management use and practices.
  • SoE2017: Condition of aquatic ecosystem health

    4 recent views 15 total views
    Queensland’s aquatic ecosystems vary significantly in condition.
  • SoE2017: Major air pollutants Popular

    10 recent views 36 total views
    The National Pollutant Inventory (NPI) tracks air pollutant emissions for industrial sources across Australia.
  • SoE2017: Vehicle emissions

    4 recent views 28 total views
    Emissions from motor vehicles are a function of many factors, but most importantly total travel, fleet mix and emission control technology and driving behaviour.
  • SoE2017: Number of registered vehicles

    2 recent views 19 total views
    The total number of registered motor vehicles shows continued and sustained growth over time.
  • SoE2017: Vehicle kilometres travelled

    2 recent views 33 total views
    Total motor vehicle travel (cars, trucks, buses), expressed as total vehicle kilometres travelled, shows continued and sustained growth over time.
  • SoE2017: Sulphur dioxide concentrations

    1 recent views 9 total views
    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...
  • SoE2017: Nitrogen dioxide concentrations

    2 recent views 19 total views
    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.
  • SoE2017: Lead concentrations

    1 recent views 7 total views
    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.
  • SoE2017: Carbon monoxide concentrations

    3 recent views 20 total views
    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...
  • SoE2017: Particulate concentrations

    2 recent views 21 total views
    Particle concentrations have exceeded National Environmental Protection Measures (NEPM) Air Quality Standards since monitoring began in 1986.

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