Site details

Overview

Estuary Powlett River Estuary
CMA West Gippsland CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code Po5
Site name Site five (Daly Bridge)
Nearest road and town Daly Street, Dalyston
Description Pedestrian bridge located at the end of Daly Street. This bridge crosses the Powlett River, and is part of the Kilcunda Rail Trail.
Site access Turn off the Bass Hwy and head down Daly Street. At the very end of Daly Street you will find the Daly Street pedestrian bridge and the Powlett River.
Land use
  • Rural Grazing
Land use description This site is surrounded by beef cattle grazing land, that is not fenced off from the river.
Status Active
Observation history 01-04-2010 - 14-05-2019

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 18-06-2018 19-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Observation #12189 #12190 #12196 #12198 #12265 #12321 #12425 #12467 #12587 #12586 #12656 #12700 #12738 #12818 #13064

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 17.0 26.5 15.2 27.4 63.7 5.4 1.0 2.3 2.0 3.1 1.0 9.1 1.4 6.8
Bottom 1.0 0.6 11.0 2.4 66.6 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.8 5.7 1.3 30.0 12.2 0.7

pH

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.4 7.1 7.3 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.5 7.6 7.3 7.2 7.5
Bottom 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.2 7.0 7.3 7.2 7.4 7.7 7.3 7.7 7.6 7.3 7.1

Ammonia mg/L

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Enterococci orgs/100mL

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top
Bottom

Temperature ° C

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 9.70 9.60 9.40 9.50 10.60 10.90 18.60 17.10 23.80 26.20 20.50 24.90 18.70 13.80
Bottom 16.00 15.00 9.70 11.80 10.60 13.00 17.60 16.70 18.60 25.30 19.20 22.10 16.00 15.40

Salinity ppt

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 2.30 2.00 1.60 1.50 0.30 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.40 31.00 36.40 36.90 35.90 2.10
Bottom 34.50 32.60 6.80 34.60 0.30 33.00 33.10 34.30 33.20 36.00 36.20 37.50 37.10 37.30

D.O. mg/L

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 7.63 8.17 9.30 10.37 8.34 9.31 10.00 8.27 8.89 7.04 6.27 6.54 6.70 10.05
Bottom 0.20 0.20 9.09 2.92 8.10 3.23 3.92 3.36 6.65 3.85 6.34 5.76 4.64 1.41

D.O. % Sat

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 68.00 72.40 82.00 91.40 75.00 85.20 107.00 86.60 106.00 103.00 85.90 98.00 89.00 99.50
Bottom 2.50 2.40 83.00 33.40 72.90 38.00 50.00 42.00 87.00 58.00 85.00 82.00 56.70 17.70

Conductivity mS/cm

18-06-2018 19-06-2018 20-06-2018 18-07-2018 13-08-2018 27-09-2018 25-10-2018 16-11-2018 10-12-2018 18-01-2019 13-02-2019 01-03-2019 02-04-2019 14-05-2019
Top 4.30 3.70 3.11 2.83 0.63 1.87 1.87 1.82 2.59 47.70 54.96 55.69 54.40 3.88
Bottom 52.43 49.34 12.57 52.61 0.63 49.88 50.54 52.19 50.49 54.33 54.85 56.43 55.93 56.11
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