Site details

Overview

Estuary Anglesea River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code A3
Site name Footbridge near Bingley Parade
Nearest road and town Bingley Parade, Anglesea
Description Footbridge that crosses estuary.
Site access Corner of Bingley and Ray Street, Anglesea. Footbridge over river.
Land use
  • Recreational
  • Urban Residential
Land use description Cleared caneo launching area located adjacent to a road and residential area ( eastern bank) Native bushland (western bank).
Status Active
Observation history 29-04-2007 - 15-11-2017
A3
A3 Phys/chem monitoring 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 14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Observation #10634 #10796 #10835 #10991 #11114 #11179 #11278 #11350 #11407 #11473 #11539 #11613

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 13.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.5 10.0 16.0 27.0 9.0

pH

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 4.4 4.8 5.9 6.6 6.5 3.9 4.2 4.9 4.8 3.4 3.9 4.2
Bottom 4.6 4.8 6.0 6.8 6.5 4.8 5.5 5.9 5.0 5.5 5.1 4.7

Temperature ° C

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 20.50 21.80 20.70 23.10 15.40 11.40 11.10 10.60 12.50 12.20 19.90 23.30
Bottom 26.60 22.00 20.50 23.00 21.30 22.20 23.00 21.60 20.80 22.90 28.90 28.90

Salinity ppt

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 15.20 18.70 16.20 16.30 9.70 2.40 9.90 10.10 9.10 1.10 1.50 3.60
Bottom 21.70 18.70 16.80 16.70 25.10 26.20 29.70 29.80 26.50 22.80 18.40 13.30

D.O. mg/L

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 7.89 6.96 7.19 6.87 8.48 8.58 9.90 10.25 9.65 8.50 8.33 6.73
Bottom 8.96 6.40 7.50 6.44 4.43 5.50 6.05 7.83 10.82 4.90 10.76 9.70

D.O. % Sat

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 96.00 88.30 87.60 88.00 89.70 80.10 94.50 97.40 95.30 79.50 92.50 80.30
Bottom 124.00 83.70 92.00 87.00 58.00 75.00 84.20 103.60 145.90 65.20 153.60 137.70

Conductivity mS/cm

14-12-2016 18-01-2017 15-02-2017 15-03-2017 19-04-2017 17-05-2017 21-06-2017 19-07-2017 16-08-2017 20-09-2017 18-10-2017 15-11-2017
Top 24.90 30.10 26.39 26.56 16.43 4.40 17.00 17.20 15.60 2.09 2.80 6.50
Bottom 34.66 30.10 27.31 26.13 40.07 41.34 45.73 45.80 41.30 36.00 29.87 22.18
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