Site details

Overview

Estuary Hopkins River Estuary
CMA Glenelg Hopkins CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code H4
Site name Site four (Jubilee Park)
Nearest road and town Jubilee Park Road, Allansford.
Description End of the floating pontoon located closest to the ocean, opposite the Hopkins River Caravan Park/ Jubilee Park.
Site access Head south towards the river along Jubilee Park Road.
Land use
  • Recreational
  • Rural Grazing
  • Rural Residential
Land use description Adjacent to farmland, open space reserve and the Hopkins River Caravan Park.
Status Active
Observation history 11-08-2010 - 08-04-2017
Site four (Jubilee Park)
Photo of volunteers at site four.

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 14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Observation #5292 #5304 #11073 #11000 #11003 #11011 #10966 #10970 #10974 #10978 #11069

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 9.0 9.0 52.0 15.0 92.0 22.0 9.0 11.0 11.2 9.0 9.0
Bottom 9.0 9.0 62.0 88.0 16.0 10.5 11.0 15.1 13.5 9.0

pH

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 8.3 8.4 7.3 7.7 7.4 7.6 8.2 8.0 8.0 8.2 7.8
Bottom 8.1 7.8 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.6 7.9 7.9 7.7 7.6

Temperature ° C

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 13.90 11.80 8.80 10.40 14.10 17.60 19.00 24.10 26.00 24.60 20.70
Bottom 15.10 14.90 8.50 12.40 14.00 15.00 19.00 24.30 23.60 22.90 20.20

Salinity ppt

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 3.30 2.70 1.10 1.20 1.30 3.90 4.70 24.30 24.90 18.10 15.20
Bottom 7.80 15.50 1.10 27.10 1.40 28.20 27.30 26.50 31.80 31.60 27.30

D.O. mg/L

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 9.90 10.13 10.31 9.86 8.55 8.53 9.83 8.00 9.50 10.79 10.66
Bottom 8.33 1.39 10.20 0.12 8.45 2.00 3.77 6.98 6.85 2.88 0.86

D.O. % Sat

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 97.90 95.40 89.40 88.70 83.70 91.10 109.00 109.60 134.30 144.40 131.20
Bottom 86.90 14.90 87.70 1.10 82.50 23.10 47.10 96.70 97.60 40.10 11.10

Conductivity mS/cm

14-05-2016 18-06-2016 16-07-2016 13-08-2016 10-09-2016 11-11-2016 09-12-2016 13-01-2017 10-02-2017 10-03-2017 08-04-2017
Top 5.97 5.05 2.06 2.33 2.40 7.21 8.39 38.24 39.17 29.91 27.88
Bottom 13.58 25.33 2.10 42.18 2.62 43.73 42.46 41.49 31.80 48.33 42.43
 

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