Site details

Overview

Site code CO_HOV020
Site name Hovells Creek upstream of Flinders Avenue Bridge
Status Active
Water Authority Corangamite
Basin Moorabool River
Catchment Moorabool River
Sub catchment Hovells Creek
Reach 32_15 Hovell Creek
Water type Creek
Council Greater Geelong City Council
History View all 111 site visits 31-05-1995 - 11-03-2020
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Last data: 11-03-2020
Date 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 Turb NTU
27-06-2018 43.96 5.2 398 6.5 0.06 6 8 14
24-07-2018 68.4 7.8 493 6.5 0.03 11 9.5 17
28-08-2018 47.91 5.4 437 7.26 0.03 10 10 13.2
14-09-2018 60.82 6.4 440 7 0.045 14 13 19
31-10-2018 58.17 5.5 409 7 0 21 18 9
05-12-2018 47.61 4.2 302 6.5 0.06 23 21.5 13
02-01-2019 37.42 3.4 277 7 0.06 17 20 17
06-02-2019 44.91 4 342 7 0 23 21 75
07-03-2019 51.8 4.8 388 7 0.045 17 19 50
03-05-2019 49.71 4.8 314 7 0.14 20 17 39
06-06-2019 47.53 5 483 6.5 0.08 14 13 80
08-07-2019 55.48 6.4 615 6.5 0.06 10 9 25
18-08-2019 39.97 4.4 560 6.5 0.14 9 11 130
18-09-2019 39.78 4 884 7.25 0.08 16 15 26
13-11-2019 37.73 3.8 400 7 0.08 17 15 10
17-12-2019 1188 6.5 0.045 21 19.5 19.5
12-02-2020 39.3 3.5 334 6.75 0.08 22.5 21 13
11-03-2020 268 6.5 0.06 24 22 11.5

Habitat

Date Comment Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
21-11-2014 Phragmites, tangled lignum present. Also azolla. Occasional mature trees Birds include galahs and rosellas Fair 3 Fair 6 Fair 6 Fair 3 Fair 6 Fair 24

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