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Observation details


Estuary Merri River Estuary
Site Sting Ray Bay
Observation ID #13500
Date and Time Saturday 11th January 2020 10:00am
Approved Pending


Water height board unreadable - needs to be cleaned.

Birds observed:

- Pair of Sooty Oyster Catcher

- Pair of Pied

- 1 Kelp Gull

- 1 Great Cormorant

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 N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
Flow Direction Out
Previous O O I N O O O O O O O O
Above Sea Above Estuary
Berm Height (m)
Berm Length (m)

Physical Condition

Current Mode
Wind Direction South-West
Beaufort Scale Fresh breeze
Sea State Moderate

Water Levels and Tides

Water Level Start Finish
Height (m)
Time (hh:mm)
Tidal influence No
Tidal Range Time Height
High 02:05 1.170
Low 18:46 0.170

Observation Documents

Link Date File name Description

11-01-2020 10:00 P1110005.JPG mp1_1

11-01-2020 10:00 P1110006.JPG mp1_2

11-01-2020 10:00 P1110007.JPG mp1_3

11-01-2020 10:00 P1110008.JPG mp1_4
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