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 - 20-11-2019
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 19-12-2018 19-12-2018 23-01-2019 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Observation #12601 #12931 #12669 #12930 #12928 #12785 #12870 #12929 #12879 #13079 #13132 #13255 #13269 #13328 #13374 #13420

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 2.5 2.2 9.0 10.0 7.1 9.0 9.0 10.0 17.0 9.0 12.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 2.6 2.6 9.0 10.0 8.3 9.0 9.0 11.0 21.0 9.0 12.0 9.0 9.0

pH

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 7.5 7.9 7.6 7.4 7.9 7.8 7.7 7.4 4.3 3.9 4.2 3.9 3.9
Bottom 7.1 7.8 7.6 7.5 7.9 7.8 7.4 7.7 7.6 4.3 4.0 3.9 4.0

Ammonia mg/L

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 17-04-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 22.10 23.70 19.30 17.30 18.30 12.80 7.40 10.50 11.60 13.10 17.40 18.60
Bottom 22.20 23.80 19.10 17.30 18.20 12.80 9.60 10.60 11.60 12.70 17.60 18.60

Salinity ppt

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 11.60 12.70 13.00 13.80 14.40 10.30 7.10 6.10 5.40 4.00 4.30 6.90
Bottom 11.70 12.70 13.00 13.90 14.40 10.30 7.20 6.30 5.50 4.10 4.40 6.90

D.O. mg/L

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 6.40 7.21 6.18 7.78 8.89 9.43 10.76 11.57 10.35 9.57 8.50 8.21
Bottom 6.40 7.19 6.74 7.78 8.68 9.41 10.84 11.31 10.27 9.43 8.22 8.06

D.O. % Sat

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 78.50 91.80 72.30 73.60 102.80 94.30 98.00 108.20 98.60 93.70 91.60 90.90
Bottom 78.50 91.50 78.60 86.90 100.10 92.30 98.80 95.00 98.60 90.40 88.70 90.90

Conductivity mS/cm

19-12-2018 23-01-2019 20-02-2019 27-03-2019 29-03-2019 15-05-2019 19-06-2019 17-07-2019 21-08-2019 18-09-2019 16-10-2019 20-11-2019
Top 19.57 21.19 21.71 22.82 23.71 17.40 12.40 11.20 9.66 7.29 7.86 12.07
Bottom 19.62 21.24 21.75 22.80 23.73 17.40 12.50 11.06 9.66 7.33 7.86 12.79
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