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 - 19-04-2017
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
Turbidity tubes do not measure below 9 NTU; Chart values of 9 should be interpreted as < 9 NTU

Observations

Date 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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Observation #10291 #10345 #10640 #10602 #10606 #10608 #10604 #10671 #10523 #10566 #10586 #10754 #10665 #10742 #10773 #10812 #10863 #10907 #11059 #11099

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 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 9.0 11.3 9.0 9.0

pH

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 7.9 7.8 8.0
Bottom 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 7.9 7.8 8.0

Temperature ° C

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 20.90 22.00 18.00 16.80
Bottom 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 21.00 21.90 17.90 16.70

Salinity ppt

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 37.00 38.10 0.60 33.50 6.60 15.80 0.80 25.00 35.50 39.40 37.60 41.30 38.90 39.80 40.80 39.50 39.40 38.30 41.30 32.20
Bottom 37.20 38.20 0.70 33.70 6.60 19.70 0.80 23.70 35.10 36.40 37.70 40.90 39.10 39.70 40.70 39.60 39.30 38.50 41.40 32.30

D.O. mg/L

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 7.56 7.50 8.70 10.50
Bottom 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 7.52 7.53 8.68 10.57

D.O. % Sat

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 89.70 91.70 97.70 107.40
Bottom 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 89.50 91.70 97.50 107.90

Conductivity mS/cm

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 02-03-2017 14-03-2017 06-04-2017 19-04-2017
Top 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 54.30 54.10 53.20 41.50
Bottom 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 54.20 54.20 53.20 41.50
 

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