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 - 18-03-2020
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 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 #12879 #13079 #13132 #13255 #13269 #13328 #13374 #13420 #13473 #13515 #13589 #13653

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 9.0 9.0 10.0 17.0 9.0 12.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 11.0 21.0 9.0 12.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 7.8 7.7 7.4 4.3 3.9 4.2 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.1 4.1
Bottom 7.8 7.4 7.7 7.6 4.3 4.0 3.9 4.0 3.9 3.9 4.1 4.1

Ammonia mg/L

17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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

17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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

15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 12.80 7.40 10.50 11.60 13.10 17.40 18.60 21.40 22.30 20.30 19.00
Bottom 12.80 9.60 10.60 11.60 12.70 17.60 18.60 21.30 22.40 20.40 19.00

Salinity ppt

15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 10.30 7.10 6.10 5.40 4.00 4.30 6.90 9.50 9.90 7.30 7.70
Bottom 10.30 7.20 6.30 5.50 4.10 4.40 6.90 9.60 9.90 7.40 7.70

D.O. mg/L

15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 9.43 10.76 11.57 10.35 9.57 8.50 8.21 8.31 8.10 6.30 7.57
Bottom 9.41 10.84 11.31 10.27 9.43 8.22 8.06 9.60 7.87 5.89 7.25

D.O. % Sat

15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 94.30 98.00 108.20 98.60 93.70 91.60 90.90 99.90 98.70 73.70 86.80
Bottom 92.30 98.80 95.00 98.60 90.40 88.70 90.90 98.80 94.70 67.40 83.30

Conductivity mS/cm

15-05-2019 19-06-2019 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 17.40 12.40 11.20 9.66 7.29 7.86 12.07 16.23 16.83 12.69 13.25
Bottom 17.40 12.50 11.06 9.66 7.33 7.86 12.79 16.30 16.85 12.84 13.30
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