Site details

Overview

Estuary Spring Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code S2
Site name Middle fishing platform
Nearest road and town Great Ocean Road, Torquay
Description Middle fishing platform opposite first green on golf course
Site access Easily accessed via walkway beside estuary.
Land use
  • Recreational
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 08-07-2007 - 18-05-2019
Photo of S2
Photo of phys/chem monitoring site S2

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 15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Observation #12592 #12646 #12723 #12795 #12873 #13090

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 9.0 9.0 14.0 15.0 14.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 14.0 24.0 19.0 12.0

pH

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 7.3 8.3 8.1 8.1 7.7 6.8
Bottom 7.4 8.2 8.2 8.1 7.8 7.0

Ammonia mg/L

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 21.10 20.00 20.10 21.40 15.70 11.30
Bottom 21.20 20.10 20.20 21.60 15.90 15.30

Salinity ppt

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 15.40 28.80 33.40 36.50 37.50 13.10
Bottom 15.40 28.80 33.50 36.40 37.50 22.50

D.O. mg/L

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 7.01 8.66 6.68 6.31 6.71 8.94
Bottom 6.89 8.18 6.75 6.26 6.84 8.70

D.O. % Sat

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 86.50 113.20 89.30 87.90 85.10 86.10
Bottom 84.90 108.80 90.00 88.20 86.50 100.90

Conductivity mS/cm

15-12-2018 11-01-2019 23-02-2019 23-03-2019 25-04-2019 18-05-2019
Top 25.20 44.46 50.80 54.90 56.40 21.73
Bottom 25.22 44.63 50.80 54.90 56.40 35.66
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