Site details


Site code CO_SWA138
Site name Lonsdale Lakes, Clowes Lane, Point Lonsdale
Status Inactive
Water Authority Corangamite
Basin Barwon River
Catchment Barwon River
Sub catchment Swan Bay
Water type Other
History View all 79 site visits 23-09-2008 - 15-11-2014
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Last data: 15-11-2014
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Date Comment Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
19-01-2012 Birds present: Black-winged Stilts, Eurasian Coots, Black Swans, Plovers, Superb Fairy-wrens, Willie Wagtail, Swallow (sp), Masked Lapwings. Vegetation included Beaded Glasswort and Mimulus repens? (Creeping Monkey-flower). Good 4 Good 8 Fair 6 Poor 2 Fair 6 Fair 26
25-01-2011 This is a lake not a stream, therefore instream cover and riffles/pool/bends are not applicable. Birds: black swans, pied cormorants, yellow breasted robin, swallows, pacific black duck Many dragonflies. Pobblebonk frogs. Many more invertebrates present due to high water levels and lower salinity levels Fair 3 Good 8 VeryPoor 2 VeryPoor 1 Fair 6 Fair 20
23-09-2008 Saltmarsh: Beaded Glasswort (Sarcocornia quinqueflora?), Sea Rush (Juncus leraussi?), Swamp Weed (Selliena radiacans?), Trailing Hemichroa (Hemichroa pentandra?) Banded stilts, swans, red capped plover, red necked stints, Sacred Ibis. Fair 3 Poor 4 Good 8 Good 4 Good 8 Fair 27

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