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Site code CO_BAR080
Site name Barwon River @ Pollocksford Rd.
Status Active
Water Authority Corangamite
Basin Barwon River
Catchment Barwon River
Sub catchment Barwon River
Reach 33_2 Barwon River
Water type River
Council
History View all 203 site visits 27-02-1996 - 24-01-2018
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Last data: 24-01-2018
Date Ammon-Nit mg/L NH3-N D.O. % D.O mg/L EC µS/cm Nitrate-Nit mg/L N pH pH Units rP mg/L P Air ° C Water ° C P mg/L Turb NTU
24-01-2018 99.53 7.9 1365 8.6 0.103 22 27 4.3

Habitat

Date Comment Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
21-01-2011 Flood was very high - 6metres on fishway - extra beaching VeryPoor 1 Poor 4 Fair 6 VeryPoor 1 Good 8 Fair 20
20-01-2010 Poor 2 Poor 4 Fair 6 Poor 2 Good 8 Fair 22
21-08-2008 Observations: Lignum, wattle (black or silver), gorse, river red gum, pasture grass, blackwood. VeryPoor 1 Fair 6 Good 8 Fair 3 Good 8 Fair 26
18-04-2007 some recent work with auto sampling instrument. Lots of wattle, pasture grasses and tangled lignum. VeryPoor 1 Poor 4 Fair 6 Poor 2 Good 8 Fair 21
18-07-2006 Grass poisedned for river access, gorse, cleared on one side, missing Waterwatch sign Poor 2 Good 8 Good 8 Fair 3 Fair 6 Fair 27
23-06-2005 Small remnants of native vegetaiton including Tangled lignum, gorse phragmites & Waterpepper. Cleared land. Agricultural land use. Evidence of camp fires and litter. Fair 3 Fair 6 Poor 4 Fair 3 Good 8 Fair 24

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