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 - 21-11-2018
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 20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 21-02-2018 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
Observation #11714 #11743 #11890 #11852 #11922 #12028 #12034 #11978 #12152 #12203 #12293 #12335 #12499 #12470 #12545

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 9.0 1.2 2.3 1.4 4.4 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 10.8 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 1.1 2.7 1.4 5.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 4.7 4.7 5.0 4.8 4.8 5.0 6.1 6.5 6.6 7.5 7.2 7.4 7.6
Bottom 4.4 4.7 5.2 4.8 4.8 5.4 5.8 6.5 6.6 7.5 7.4 7.7 7.7

Temperature ° C

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 23.50 22.10 21.00 17.10 19.30 15.20 12.70 7.30 9.10 11.40 13.30 19.20 20.70
Bottom 23.60 22.10 21.00 17.10 19.30 15.00 12.70 8.30 8.80 11.30 13.30 19.30 20.70

Salinity ppt

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 6.10 8.00 8.40 8.90 9.00 8.80 8.10 7.70 6.40 11.10 10.90 6.20 11.20
Bottom 6.10 8.10 8.40 8.90 9.00 9.00 8.20 8.00 10.80 11.20 10.90 11.40 11.30

D.O. mg/L

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 5.84 8.05 7.88 8.75 10.10 9.82 9.56 9.98 10.54 10.78 8.31 6.33
Bottom 5.69 8.03 7.77 8.72 10.02 9.84 9.45 10.18 10.19 10.58 9.20 6.45

D.O. % Sat

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 71.20 96.50 93.10 95.80 115.30 103.30 95.00 87.40 97.00 100.30 95.00 78.70
Bottom 69.60 96.50 91.50 95.40 114.50 102.90 93.30 90.40 96.60 102.70 94.00 75.60

Conductivity mS/cm

20-12-2017 17-01-2018 21-02-2018 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
Top 10.80 13.92 14.45 15.24 15.40 15.03 13.90 13.45 18.18 18.70 18.27 18.68 18.87
Bottom 10.80 13.98 14.50 15.24 15.41 15.33 14.07 13.81 18.32 18.80 18.26 19.10 18.96
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