Site details

Overview

Estuary Thompson Creek Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code T2
Site name Blackgate Road Pedestrian Bridge
Nearest road and town Breamlea. Blackgate Road.
Description The walkbridge over Thompson Creek which runs adjacent to Blackgate Road.
Site access Drive along Blackgate Road and park in the pullover area adjacent to the walkbridge.
Land use
  • Rural Grazing
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 03-10-2007 - 04-07-2020
T2 Site Picture
Picture of Monitoring Site T2.
T2 Site Picture
Picture of Monitoring Site T2.

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 28-07-2019 06-10-2019 15-12-2019 19-01-2020 23-02-2020 12-06-2020 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Observation #13216 #13537 #13540 #13543 #13681 #13742 #13743 #13744

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 15-12-2019 19-01-2020 23-02-2020 12-06-2020 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 21.0 40.0 9.7 26.0 21.0
Bottom 48.0

pH

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 15-12-2019 19-01-2020 23-02-2020 12-06-2020 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 7.5 7.9 7.8 7.8 8.4
Bottom 7.6

Ammonia mg/L

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 15-12-2019 19-01-2020 23-02-2020 12-06-2020 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 15-12-2019 19-01-2020 23-02-2020 12-06-2020 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 9.60 16.10 13.30 10.00
Bottom 11.10 15.90 13.40 9.90

Salinity ppt

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 3.20 26.30 29.60 27.60
Bottom 8.50 26.30 32.60 27.80

D.O. mg/L

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 8.29 9.83 8.50 8.50
Bottom 1.78 9.89 6.40 8.10

D.O. % Sat

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 72.60 101.90 98.50 87.90
Bottom 16.10 101.80 96.00 86.60

Conductivity mS/cm

28-07-2019 06-10-2019 20-06-2020 04-07-2020
Top 4.51 37.50 35.40 30.67
Bottom 12.18 37.50 38.90 30.88
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