Site details

Overview

Estuary Wye River Estuary
CMA Corangamite CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code WY2
Site name Wye River Upper Phys.Chem
Nearest road and town
Description
Site access
Land use
  • Other
Land use description
Status Active
Observation history 23-11-2018 - 29-03-2019

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 23-11-2018 23-12-2018 03-01-2019 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Observation #13019 #13018 #13017 #12992 #12984 #12991

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

23-11-2018 23-12-2018 03-01-2019 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 3.2 10.1 3.8 4.5 2.2 1.2
Bottom 7.0 6.3 1.9 1.2

pH

23-11-2018 23-12-2018 03-01-2019 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 8.8 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.4
Bottom 8.3 7.5 7.3 7.7

Ammonia mg/L

23-11-2018 23-12-2018 03-01-2019 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

23-11-2018 23-12-2018 03-01-2019 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

23-11-2018 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 13.40 20.20 19.70 16.00
Bottom 19.20 20.00 20.10 20.50

Salinity ppt

23-11-2018 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 0.20 0.20 5.30 12.50
Bottom 10.50 0.20 7.80 30.40

D.O. mg/L

23-11-2018 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 11.48 9.83 8.20 6.70
Bottom 9.70 9.86 8.54 5.86

D.O. % Sat

23-11-2018 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 109.60 108.70 92.90 72.70
Bottom 108.00 108.60 101.20 77.60

Conductivity mS/cm

23-11-2018 20-01-2019 22-02-2019 29-03-2019
Top 0.37 0.38 9.28 19.20
Bottom 18.40 0.39 10.90 46.72
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