Site details

Overview

Estuary Spring Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code S1
Site name Boardwalk near estuary mouth
Nearest road and town Torquay
Description Boardwalk near estuary mouth
Site access Easily accessed from carpark beside estuary.
Land use
  • Other
  • Recreational
Land use description Road
Status Active
Observation history 24-06-2007 - 18-05-2019
Photo of S1
Photo of phys/chem monitoring site S1

Map

Observations

C Estuary is closed to the sea. O Estuary is open to the sea. P Perched
Turbidity tubes do not measure below 9 NTU; Chart values of 9 should be interpreted as < 9 NTU

Observations

Date 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Observation #12871 #13089

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0

pH

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 7.7 6.9
Bottom 7.7 6.9

Ammonia mg/L

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 14.60 9.30
Bottom 14.60 14.40

Salinity ppt

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 37.70 11.20
Bottom 37.60 22.30

D.O. mg/L

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 6.18 10.20
Bottom 6.02 3.36

D.O. % Sat

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 76.00 93.30
Bottom 74.90 39.50

Conductivity mS/cm

25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 56.60 18.95
Bottom 56.60 35.18
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