Site details

Overview

Estuary Tidal River
CMA West Gippsland CMA
Type Physico-Chemical
Site code TR2
Site name Fishing Platform 4 (Upstream)
Nearest road and town 6th Avenue, Tidal River
Description

Fishing Platform 4 (Most upstream platform on the Loo Errn Boardwalk). 

Site access

From the Tidal River Visitors Centre follow Loop Road to the Loo Errn Boardwalk. Take the eastern track entrance (i.e. the first track entrance that you reach).

Land use
  • Native Bushland
  • Other
  • Recreational
Land use description

National Park Camp Ground

Status Active
Observation history 05-11-2017 - 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 #12107 #12110 #12219

Observation summaries

Turbidity NTU

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 8.0 9.0 9.0
Bottom 14.0 9.0 9.0

pH

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 6.9 7.8 8.3
Bottom 7.1 7.4 7.9

Temperature ° C

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 14.50 11.50 10.30
Bottom 19.10 18.70 13.70

Salinity ppt

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 2.10 0.60 1.60
Bottom 29.60 28.60 27.60

D.O. mg/L

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 7.80 8.65 8.55
Bottom 1.74 0.71 5.22

D.O. % Sat

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 76.70 79.70 77.30
Bottom 22.50 9.00 59.30

Conductivity mS/cm

07-05-2018 16-05-2018 22-06-2018
Top 3.82 1.14 3.78
Bottom 45.63 42.11 42.90
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