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 - 21-11-2018
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 20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Observation #11713 #11742 #11889 #11921 #11977 #12151 #12201 #12292 #12334 #12498 #12469 #12543

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 9.0 9.0 9.0 11.8 9.0 9.0 9.0 11.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 11.0 9.8 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 4.4 4.9 5.5 5.2 5.4 6.6 6.3 6.5 7.9 7.0 6.9 7.2
Bottom 4.5 4.9 5.6 5.3 6.5 6.7 7.0 6.5 7.9 7.4 7.4 7.6

Temperature ° C

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 22.70 20.30 19.90 15.40 14.20 11.80 7.80 8.20 10.80 12.80 19.30 19.50
Bottom 22.50 20.90 19.80 15.30 14.20 11.60 10.40 8.20 0.00 12.60 19.00 19.20

Salinity ppt

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 6.30 7.90 8.40 9.30 8.90 8.10 8.00 10.40 10.30 10.70 11.20 11.30
Bottom 6.30 7.90 8.40 9.40 8.90 8.20 12.60 10.40 10.40 10.70 11.20 11.30

D.O. mg/L

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 6.48 8.01 8.60 8.90 9.94 9.39 10.35 10.59 10.25 9.31 7.13
Bottom 6.40 7.86 8.50 8.93 9.95 9.52 10.60 10.58 3.62 9.32 7.00

D.O. % Sat

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 78.50 94.50 99.60 94.30 102.50 91.10 91.30 98.80 98.40 95.00 83.60
Bottom 78.00 89.80 97.40 93.80 102.50 91.40 103.00 96.70 38.50 92.00 80.90

Conductivity mS/cm

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-03-2018 18-04-2018 16-05-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 15-08-2018 19-09-2018 17-10-2018 21-11-2018
Top 11.10 13.60 14.39 15.91 15.14 14.05 13.88 17.64 17.45 18.00 18.75 18.98
Bottom 11.10 13.60 14.39 15.98 15.15 14.08 22.02 17.68 17.57 18.00 18.83 18.83
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