Site details

Overview

Estuary Anglesea River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code A2
Site name Fishing platform upstream of Great Ocean Rd Bridge
Nearest road and town Great Ocean Road, Anglesea
Description Fishing Platform upstream of the Great Ocean Road bridge and boat houses located on the western bank.
Site access Park in carpark located adjacent to the boat houses and head upstream.
Land use
  • Other
  • Recreational
  • Urban Residential
Land use description Recreational reserve located inbetween road and estuary.
Status Active
Observation history 29-04-2007 - 23-01-2019
A2
Anglesea Phys/Chem Monitoring Site Two

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 21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 #11922 #12028 #12034 #11978 #12152 #12203 #12293 #12335 #12499 #12470 #12545 #12601 #12669

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 1.4 4.4 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 10.8 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 1.4 5.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 4.8 4.8 5.0 6.1 6.5 6.6 7.5 7.2 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.9
Bottom 4.8 4.8 5.4 5.8 6.5 6.6 7.5 7.4 7.7 7.7 7.4 7.8

Temperature ° C

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 17.10 19.30 15.20 12.70 7.30 9.10 11.40 13.30 19.20 20.70 22.00 23.60
Bottom 17.10 19.30 15.00 12.70 8.30 8.80 11.30 13.30 19.30 20.70 22.00 23.70

Salinity ppt

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 9.00 8.80 8.10 7.70 6.40 11.10 10.90 6.20 11.20 10.90 11.90
Bottom 8.90 9.00 9.00 8.20 8.00 10.80 11.20 10.90 11.40 11.30 10.90 11.90

D.O. mg/L

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 8.75 10.10 9.82 9.56 9.98 10.54 10.78 8.31 6.33 6.09 6.73
Bottom 8.72 10.02 9.84 9.45 10.18 10.19 10.58 9.20 6.45 6.06 6.74

D.O. % Sat

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 95.80 115.30 103.30 95.00 87.40 97.00 100.30 95.00 78.70 73.90 86.40
Bottom 95.40 114.50 102.90 93.30 90.40 96.60 102.70 94.00 75.60 73.90 84.60

Conductivity mS/cm

21-03-2018 12-04-2018 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 15.24 15.40 15.03 13.90 13.45 18.18 18.70 18.27 18.68 18.87 18.42 19.96
Bottom 15.24 15.41 15.33 14.07 13.81 18.32 18.80 18.26 19.10 18.96 18.34 19.97
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