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 - 23-01-2019
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 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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Observation #11921 #11977 #12151 #12201 #12292 #12334 #12498 #12469 #12543 #12600 #12667

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 11.8 9.0 9.0 9.0 11.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 11.0 9.8 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 5.2 5.4 6.6 6.3 6.5 7.9 7.0 6.9 7.2 7.3 7.7
Bottom 5.3 6.5 6.7 7.0 6.5 7.9 7.4 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.9

Temperature ° C

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 15.40 14.20 11.80 7.80 8.20 10.80 12.80 19.30 19.50 21.00 22.30
Bottom 15.30 14.20 11.60 10.40 8.20 0.00 12.60 19.00 19.20 20.90 22.30

Salinity ppt

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 9.30 8.90 8.10 8.00 10.40 10.30 10.70 11.20 11.30 10.90 12.00
Bottom 9.40 8.90 8.20 12.60 10.40 10.40 10.70 11.20 11.30 10.90 12.00

D.O. mg/L

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 8.90 9.94 9.39 10.35 10.59 10.25 9.31 7.13 6.43 6.82
Bottom 8.93 9.95 9.52 10.60 10.58 3.62 9.32 7.00 6.27 6.65

D.O. % Sat

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 94.30 102.50 91.10 91.30 98.80 98.40 95.00 83.60 76.00 84.10
Bottom 93.80 102.50 91.40 103.00 96.70 38.50 92.00 80.90 76.00 82.00

Conductivity mS/cm

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 19-12-2018 23-01-2019
Top 15.91 15.14 14.05 13.88 17.64 17.45 18.00 18.75 18.98 18.60 20.02
Bottom 15.98 15.15 14.08 22.02 17.68 17.57 18.00 18.83 18.83 18.37 20.02
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