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Observation details


Estuary Merri River Estuary
Site Sting Ray Bay
Observation ID #13400
Date and Time Saturday 9th November 2019 10:00am
Approved Pending


Tom Sheehan part of monitoring group.

Birds observed:Crested terns, silver gulls (incl. immatures), pied cormorants (black faced?), rock pigeons and starlings.

Mouth Observation

Mouth state Open
Previous O O O O O O O O O O O O
Flow Present? Yes
Previous Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y
Flow Direction Out
Previous O O O O I N O O O O O O
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m)
Berm Length (m)

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction West
Beaufort Scale Fresh breeze
Sea State Rough

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m)
Time (hh:mm)
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 11:08 0.800
Low 18:07 0.500

Observation Documents

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09-11-2019 16:55 PB090009.JPG mp1_1

09-11-2019 16:55 PB090010.JPG mp1_2

09-11-2019 16:55 PB090011.JPG mp1_3

09-11-2019 16:55 PB090012.JPG mp1_4
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