Site details

Overview

Estuary Curdies River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code Cu2
Site name Boggy Creek Road fishing jetty
Nearest road and town Boggy Creek Road, Curdievale
Description Fishing jetty downstream of Boggy Creek Rd bridge, Curdievale. Monitoring is conducted in front of the fish ruler.
Site access If travelling from Peterborough, take the great Ocean Road towards Warrnambool. Turn right at Boggy Creek Road. Park in front of the jetty downstream of the bridge.
Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
  • Rural Residential
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 11-12-2013 - 04-12-2018
Cu2
Boggy Creek Road fishing jetty

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 19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Observation #11674 #11769 #11880 #11934 #12019 #12117 #12234 #12328 #12373 #12440 #12490 #12569

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 70.0 22.0 9.0 9.0 2.2
Bottom 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 14.0 9.0 70.0 18.0 9.0 9.0 9.7

pH

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 8.1 8.0 7.9 8.2 8.0 7.6 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.8 8.0 8.2
Bottom 8.0 8.1 8.0 8.2 7.9 8.1 7.5 7.6 7.6 8.0 8.3 8.6

Temperature ° C

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 23.40 23.40 20.40 18.70 16.80 10.00 8.70 11.10 11.00 15.80 18.20 18.50
Bottom 23.30 24.10 20.60 19.50 19.10 12.80 11.30 10.40 10.70 16.10 18.50 18.90

Salinity ppt

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 4.50 14.10 22.90 22.10 15.20 1.70 4.10 0.30 0.90 1.70 1.40 2.90
Bottom 9.80 17.90 22.90 25.80 26.10 17.70 26.80 0.30 0.90 18.00 3.30 7.30

D.O. mg/L

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 7.20 6.74 6.62 7.70 8.96 8.05 8.07 8.16 8.58 7.92 8.50 8.85
Bottom 5.69 7.87 6.13 9.48 5.45 8.95 1.87 8.12 7.12 7.39 10.33 8.95

D.O. % Sat

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 86.00 85.70 85.10 92.00 100.60 72.20 71.20 73.60 78.80 80.50 91.80 96.10
Bottom 70.00 105.10 78.00 119.80 64.10 94.50 19.80 73.10 39.90 81.50 107.30 100.50

Conductivity mS/cm

19-12-2017 06-02-2018 13-03-2018 03-04-2018 01-05-2018 05-06-2018 03-07-2018 14-08-2018 04-09-2018 09-10-2018 06-11-2018 04-12-2018
Top 8.05 23.30 36.15 35.15 24.92 32.90 7.35 6.04 1.70 3.38 2.66 5.43
Bottom 16.62 28.22 36.24 40.41 40.70 21.95 41.88 6.07 1.70 29.02 8.20 12.68
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