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 17th December 2017 10:35am
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 92.03 8.2 200 7 0.017 25.3 21 43
Weather windy
Last rainfall More than a week ago 184.00
Flow estimate
Water Appearance Muddy
Stream depth 51cm - 99cm
Stream width
Litter/Pollutants bottles,plastic

Su, John S, Elaine

Floating debris after floods. Floating reed and branch debris. Water very discoloured. Oily scum below Friends Bridge and oil slick. Bridge rails broken and in lake.

5 pacific black ducks. 2 coots

Diary photos

No diary entries recorded for this visit

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