Site details

Overview

Estuary Tidal River
CMA West Gippsland CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code TR1
Site name Tidal River Footbridge
Nearest road and town 6th Avenue, Tidal River
Description

This site is located on the Tidal River Footbridge, between the 13th and 14th upright post on the upstream side of the bridge (look for the broken bridge board).

Site access

From the Tidal River Information Centre, Follow Loop Road to Six Avenue. Park at the first BBQ shelter and follow the signs to the footbridge.

Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Recreational
Land use description

National Park Camp Ground

Status Active
Observation history 26-10-2017 - 22-06-2018

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 07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Observation #12108 #12112 #12220

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 9.0 10.5 9.0
Bottom 80.0 9.0 9.0

pH

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 7.3 8.1 8.1
Bottom 7.5 7.1 7.9

Temperature ° C

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 14.50 11.50 10.90
Bottom 17.10 17.90 13.40

Salinity ppt

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 3.70 1.30 2.30
Bottom 33.70 32.90 31.40

D.O. mg/L

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 9.32 10.50 9.43
Bottom 4.61 0.30 5.60

D.O. % Sat

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 93.60 96.90 86.80
Bottom 56.00 4.00 64.70

Conductivity mS/cm

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 6.73 0.00 4.30
Bottom 51.30 50.20 48.18
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