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Site code CO_MOO020
Site name Moorabool River @ Coopers Bridge on Steiglitz Rd, Meredith
Status Active
Water Authority Corangamite
Basin Moorabool River
Catchment Moorabool River
Sub catchment Moorabool River
Reach 32_3 Moorabool River
Water type River
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History View all 257 site visits 11-05-1995 - 10-07-2019
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Last data: 10-07-2019
Date D.O. % D.O mg/L EC µS/cm pH pH Units rP mg/L P Air ° C Water ° C P mg/L Turb NTU
05-10-2017 85.5 8.6 810 7.3 0.03 17.5 15 9
05-11-2017 90.41 9.4 722 7.1 0.03 14 13.5 9
05-12-2017 81.76 7.8 858 7.4 0.03 19 17.5 9
09-01-2018 79.8 7.1 696 7.6 0.03 21 21 9
08-02-2018 82.51 7 570 7.6 0.03 29 23.5 9
06-03-2018 69.83 6.6 563 7.1 0.03 17 18 9
04-04-2018 74.92 7.3 761 7.4 0.03 20 16.5 9
06-05-2018 80.83 8.4 849 7.6 0.03 16 13.5 9
05-06-2018 86.11 9.8 1126 7.4 0.03 11 9.5 9
05-07-2018 94.27 10.6 1175 7.5 0.03 15 10 9
10-08-2018 87.82 10 963 7.5 0.03 10 9.5 9
10-09-2018 91.28 9.7 875 7.6 0.03 15 12.5 9
05-10-2018 88.48 9.2 673 7.4 0.03 13 13.5 9
08-11-2018 80.58 8.1 1010 7.4 0.03 13.5 15 9
05-12-2018 81.08 7.5 919 7.6 0.03 19.5 19 9
08-01-2019 74.05 6.4 691 7.6 0.03 24 22.5 9
07-02-2019 71.03 6.2 610 7.2 0.03 22.5 22 100
09-03-2019 81.69 7.8 560 7.4 0.03 18.5 17.5 9
13-04-2019 82.72 8.7 596 7.2 0.03 15 13 9
09-05-2019 87.44 9.3 586 7.3 0.03 13.5 12.5 9
09-06-2019 81.61 9.4 1082 7.2 0.045 12.5 9 80
10-07-2019 84.71 10 977 7.7 0.03 10.5 8 50

Habitat

Date Comment Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
26-02-2006 People, roo & wallaby seen. Euc. Viminalis, radiata, ovata, macroshy; Acac. deal, melanoxylon, mearnsii,pyamantha; amyema pendula; Bursaria spinosa; kangaroo apple;river callistermon; woolly teatree, poa tussocks;phragmites;water ribbon & other water plants. Weeds - blackberry, furge, vinca major, scotch thistle, cape spurge, grasses, hemlock Fair 3 Poor 4 Poor 4 Poor 2 Fair 6 Good 19
27-01-2005 Blackberry eradication begun early 2003 pretty successful and sweet Bursaria, Kangarooo apple and many A.mearnsii seedlings have apperared. Downside erosion of bank as people don’t use stairs to access river. Animals: kangaroo scats in grass, platypus seen 30/1/05. Birds: Woodduck, Superb Blue Wren, Scrub Wren, Rufus Whistle. Veg: Poa tussock, Drooping mistletoe, Phragmites, E. viminalis (manna gum), Woolly teatree, E. radiata (narrow leaf peppermint), River calistamon (river bottlebrush), E. ovata, Sweet bursaria, E.macroryncha, Black wattle, Burgan, Blackwood wattle, Kangaroo apple, Dealbata wattle (silver wattle), Pycnantha (hedge wattle). Weeds: Scotch thistle, grasses, Blackberries, Vinca M, Caper spurge, Hemlock Poor 2 Poor 4 Poor 4 Poor 2 Fair 6 Good 18

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