Site details

Overview

Estuary Painkalac Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code P3
Site name Coastal Court Fishing Platform
Nearest road and town Coastal Court, Aireys Inlet
Description Fishing platform adjacent to Coastal Court
Site access Via Coastal Court
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Other
  • Urban Residential
Land use description Road/Open space reserve (eastern bank), and native bushland (western bank).
Status Active
Observation history 14-07-2007 - 12-08-2018
P3: Coastal Court Fishing Platform
P3: Coastal Court Fishing Platform

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 12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Observation #11902 #11717 #11810 #11903 #11964 #12100 #12207 #12318

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 13.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 15.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0

pH

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 6.6 7.5 7.5 7.6 6.9 7.4 7.5 5.5
Bottom 7.2 7.6 7.8 7.7 7.4 7.9 7.4 6.5

Temperature ° C

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 22.90 22.30 25.00 24.70 16.70 13.10 9.80 9.90
Bottom 20.40 23.30 24.60 22.30 16.90 12.70 12.90 12.60

Salinity ppt

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 15.80 18.50 16.60 16.00 13.90 12.00 10.70 2.40
Bottom 16.70 19.30 19.90 19.70 14.00 12.90 22.30 29.20

D.O. mg/L

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 7.28 8.77 7.30 6.66 9.48 11.66 12.95 14.30
Bottom 7.33 8.20 5.02 5.50 9.00 12.36 5.15 7.20

D.O. % Sat

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 91.50 113.00 97.50 87.10 107.00 121.00 121.00 120.70
Bottom 89.00 108.10 78.09 71.70 102.70 127.00 56.30 69.90

Conductivity mS/cm

12-12-2017 13-01-2018 10-02-2018 10-03-2018 14-04-2018 18-05-2018 24-06-2018 12-08-2018
Top 25.84 29.87 27.52 25.94 22.90 20.29 18.21 4.50
Bottom 27.02 31.07 31.94 31.64 23.20 21.45 35.25 45.50
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