Site details

Overview

Estuary Barwon River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code B2
Site name Boat Ramp Jetty
Nearest road and town River Parade, Barwon Heads
Description Fishing jetty adjacent boat ramp.
Site access Via Barwon Heads boat ramp carpark
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
  • Urban Residential
Land use description This site is surrounded by a large section of Mangroves, the Barwon Heads boat ramp and the boat ramp carpark.
Status Active
Observation history 20-01-2008 - 15-02-2017
Photo of B2 monitoring site
Photo os phys/chem monitoring site B2

Map

Observations

C Estuary is closed to the sea. O Estuary is open to the sea. P Perched

Observations

Date 03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Observation #10181 #10239 #10291 #10345 #10640 #10602 #10606 #10608 #10604 #10671 #10523 #10566 #10586 #10754 #10665 #10742 #10773 #10812

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 90.0 11.5 29.0 26.0 150.0 19.0 12.0 0.0 11.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 90.0 11.5 24.0 27.0 140.0 13.2 13.0 0.0 13.5 9.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0

pH

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 7.8 7.9 8.0 8.4 7.2 7.6 7.8 7.5 7.1 7.8 7.6 7.7 8.0 8.0 7.6 7.9 7.8 8.0
Bottom 7.7 7.8 8.0 8.1 7.1 7.6 7.4 7.8 7.1 7.8 7.6 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.8

Temperature ° C

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 20.85 16.50 13.80 12.50 12.60 11.60 10.50 13.30 12.60 14.10 13.80 16.20 17.90 17.30 20.20 19.90 19.50 19.10
Bottom 21.05 16.60 13.70 12.60 12.40 11.40 10.50 13.00 12.40 13.80 13.70 16.20 17.90 17.50 20.00 19.90 19.50 19.00

Salinity ppt

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 38.60 39.50 37.00 38.10 0.00 33.50 6.60 15.80 0.00 25.00 39.40 37.60 38.90 39.80 40.80 39.50
Bottom 38.50 39.20 37.20 38.20 0.00 33.70 6.60 19.70 0.00 23.70 0.00 37.70 39.10 39.70 40.70 39.60

D.O. mg/L

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 7.68 8.26 9.04 10.02 6.77 9.52 9.20 9.41 8.43 9.10 9.54 9.28 9.30 9.03 8.52 8.25 8.50 8.27
Bottom 7.59 8.14 9.02 9.98 6.73 9.51 9.19 9.32 8.39 9.10 9.41 9.44 9.27 8.93 8.53 8.15 8.28 8.24

D.O. % Sat

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 85.80 84.10 87.70 93.30 64.30 87.60 81.80 90.40 79.70 89.20 92.20 94.70 99.40 94.70 94.60 91.20 92.70 90.10
Bottom 85.20 83.10 87.50 93.10 63.60 87.20 81.40 88.70 78.70 88.30 90.80 96.40 98.80 94.00 94.40 89.90 90.40 89.70

Conductivity mS/cm

03-03-2016 07-04-2016 05-05-2016 02-06-2016 19-06-2016 08-07-2016 04-08-2016 01-09-2016 06-10-2016 02-11-2016 03-11-2016 23-11-2016 01-12-2016 13-12-2016 05-01-2017 18-01-2017 02-02-2017 15-02-2017
Top 55.10 56.40 52.90 54.40 0.92 38.10 8.34 20.00 1.14 31.10 42.30 49.00 48.80 52.30 52.90 53.60 54.30 52.30
Bottom 55.00 56.00 53.10 54.50 0.93 38.10 8.34 24.30 1.11 29.40 41.80 52.00 48.90 52.10 52.90 53.50 54.20 52.30
 

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