Site details

Overview

Estuary Anglesea River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code A1
Site name Jetty opposite Angahook Corner Store
Nearest road and town Great Ocean Road, Anglesea
Description Sampling from Jetty opposite Minifie Avenue/ Angahook Cafe, adjacent to the information centre.
Site access Site accessed from carpark located beside the information centre.
Land use
  • Other
  • Recreational
  • Urban Residential
Land use description High use recreational area, that seperates the estuary from the Great Ocean Road and a large residental area.
Status Active
Observation history 29-04-2007 - 18-03-2020
A1
A1 Phys/chem site

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 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Observation #13254 #13268 #13327 #13373 #13419 #13472 #13514 #13588 #13652

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 18.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 19.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 7.0 4.4 4.0 4.0 4.0 3.9 4.0 3.9 4.2
Bottom 7.4 4.4 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 4.2

Ammonia mg/L

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 11.20 11.80 12.10 17.30 18.10 20.30 21.30 18.20 18.80
Bottom 10.70 11.60 11.70 17.30 18.30 20.50 21.00 18.20 18.60

Salinity ppt

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 6.00 5.70 4.00 4.50 7.10 9.60 10.00 7.50 7.70
Bottom 6.00 5.80 4.10 4.50 7.00 9.60 10.00 7.50 7.70

D.O. mg/L

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 11.32 10.63 10.06 8.40 8.35 8.13 8.36 8.00 7.82
Bottom 10.78 10.48 9.82 8.33 8.06 8.18 8.30 7.55 7.68

D.O. % Sat

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 104.80 100.80 95.80 90.60 92.90 95.70 100.30 89.10 88.90
Bottom 101.10 107.70 92.20 88.60 88.50 96.00 97.40 86.30 86.10

Conductivity mS/cm

17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019 18-12-2019 16-01-2020 19-02-2020 18-03-2020
Top 10.58 10.05 7.31 8.03 12.25 16.35 16.97 12.97 13.33
Bottom 10.53 10.16 7.35 8.06 12.25 16.34 16.98 12.98 7.68
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