Site details

Overview

Estuary Barwon River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code B5
Site name Tait Point
Nearest road and town Lake Road, Connewarre
Description This site is located to the north of the picnic table located at the end of Lake Road.
Site access Turn off Barwon Heads Road at the Barwon Heads Airport and head to the northern end of Lake Road. The site is located north directly below the picnic table at the end of Lake Road.
Land use
  • Recreational
  • Rural Grazing
  • Rural Residential
Land use description Parks Victoria picnic ground located adjacent to private grazing land.
Status Active
Observation history 10-12-2007 - 06-12-2018
Site B5 (Tait Point)
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 21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 16-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Observation #11678 #11701 #11723 #11758 #11826 #11843 #11919 #11940 #11975 #12013 #12052 #12122 #12250 #12240 #12269 #12304 #12333 #12377 #12410 #12435 #12455 #12480 #12546 #12575

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 16-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 12.0 13.0 12.0 12.2 9.0 10.0 16.0 9.0 10.0 25.0 12.5 48.0 9.0 12.0 90.0 60.0 200.0 100.0 23.0 13.0 19.0 9.0 16.0 13.0
Bottom 17.0 9.0 35.0 9.0 9.0 11.8 22.0 9.0 20.0 18.0 12.5 70.0 9.0 12.0 400.0 60.0 200.0 83.0 36.0 13.0 73.0 9.0 19.0 9.0

pH

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 16-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 8.0 8.5 8.9 8.4 8.4 8.2 7.9 7.9 7.8 8.0 7.9 8.1 7.9 8.0 7.7 7.7 7.9 7.8 8.1 8.3 7.9 8.4 8.4 8.1
Bottom 8.9 8.4 9.2 8.4 8.5 8.3 8.0 7.9 7.9 8.0 7.9 8.1 8.0 8.0 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 8.1 8.3 8.0 8.4 8.5 8.2

Temperature ° C

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 20.50 21.20 22.00 17.20 21.10 19.10 19.00 18.40 15.30 15.10 12.50 9.70 10.40 8.90 9.60 10.90 12.40 12.20 14.50 17.70 17.30 19.30 23.20
Bottom 20.70 21.20 21.60 17.80 20.80 19.20 19.50 18.60 15.20 15.10 12.40 11.00 10.40 8.80 9.50 10.90 12.30 12.10 14.50 17.70 17.40 19.80 23.90

Salinity ppt

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 10.80 20.90 22.90 21.90 25.10 30.40 33.60 35.90 36.60 34.40 25.60 27.00 15.60 7.90 3.80 1.90 2.40 8.50 11.80 15.20 15.70 12.90 20.00
Bottom 16.70 21.10 22.90 24.70 25.50 30.50 35.20 35.90 36.60 33.90 25.70 30.30 16.00 8.00 3.80 1.90 2.40 8.50 11.80 15.30 16.50 14.00 24.40

D.O. mg/L

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 6.48 9.22 8.22 6.95 9.34 4.75 10.83 6.99 10.25 7.94 10.63 10.80 10.03 9.77 10.34 9.53 9.24 10.07 9.66 8.66 9.49 10.15 12.74
Bottom 11.13 8.95 8.22 2.79 11.13 4.44 13.95 6.74 10.33 7.72 10.11 10.60 9.94 9.77 10.35 9.59 9.21 10.02 9.66 8.40 9.27 10.70 21.40

D.O. % Sat

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 71.90 103.80 93.40 72.30 105.40 51.50 117.00 74.60 102.10 79.70 99.40 95.10 90.40 84.80 90.70 87.80 87.30 94.60 94.40 91.70 98.90 111.10 150.10
Bottom 124.60 100.90 93.40 29.60 124.80 48.20 152.20 72.30 102.60 77.50 94.20 96.00 89.50 84.50 90.70 88.00 86.90 93.90 94.10 88.80 97.10 113.00 255.00

Conductivity mS/cm

21-12-2017 04-01-2018 17-01-2018 01-02-2018 21-02-2018 01-03-2018 23-03-2018 05-04-2018 18-04-2018 03-05-2018 07-06-2018 20-06-2018 05-07-2018 18-07-2018 02-08-2018 15-08-2018 06-09-2018 19-09-2018 04-10-2018 17-10-2018 01-11-2018 21-11-2018 06-12-2018
Top 15.45 29.90 32.70 31.30 35.80 43.40 48.00 51.30 52.30 49.20 36.60 38.60 22.30 11.33 5.42 2.78 3.36 12.11 16.87 21.70 22.40 18.40 28.60
Bottom 23.90 30.20 32.70 35.30 36.40 43.50 50.30 51.30 52.30 48.50 36.70 43.30 22.80 11.44 5.42 2.65 3.37 12.10 16.85 21.90 23.50 20.01 34.80
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