Site visit details


Catchment Yarra River
Site Blackburn Lake at the Landing, a constructed platform on the edge of the lake ME_YGR020
Date and Time Sunday 7th May 2017 10:30am
Approved Approved


Physical Chemical Tests

Ammon-Nit mg/L NH3-N N mg/L NH4+ D.O. % D.O mg/L EC µS/cm FrP mg/L P Nitrate-Nit mg/L N pH pH Units rP mg/L P Air ° C Water ° C Turb FTU Turb NTU
Sample 0.2 47.35 5.1 160 6.3 0.04 12 12 27
Weather overcast
Last rainfall During the last week 5.00
Flow estimate MEDIUM: flow is normal/typical average flow
Water Appearance
Stream depth 51cm - 99cm
Stream width
Litter/Pollutants bottles,plastic


NH4 sample diluted 1:1

Water level higher, bank shows further erosion. 2 pacific black ducks, 1 coot, 1 dusky moorhen. Lots of rainbow lorikeets, very active. Little actual water flow

Diary photos

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