Change in available soil and land resources
Change in area of available soil and land resources for agricultural production from 1999 to 2019. Analysis uses Agricultural Land Class, the most current Queensland land use mapping (QLUMP) 2019 and the historical 1999 QLUMP coverage. QLUMP layers were used to exclude areas of land unavailable for potential agricultural activity in 1999 and 2019. The difference represents the change in area available for potential agricultural production. Final map categories represent area change 1999 to 2019: Class A, B, C, D lands, No ALC assessment, Alienated land (permanent and temporary), Conservation, Water and wetlands, Indigenous cultural management.