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 July 2019 11:20am
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 0.1 59.38 6.7 147 6.6 0.017 14.5 10 22
Weather overcast
Last rainfall More than a week ago 15.00
Flow estimate STAGNANT: No continuous flow in channel but channel continuous (in-stream habitats connected)
Water Appearance Stained brown,Muddy
Stream depth 51cm - 99cm
Stream width
Litter/Pollutants paper,plastic,polystyrene

Monitors: Su D., Wira Y., Alfoncina, Amber, Stepfanie, Arhaan, Azlaan, Tanveer Alvi

What stands out: not a lot of litter

Other observations: Lots of Rainbow Lorikeets, 5-6 King Parrots, 4 Dusky Moorhens, 1 Coot, 2 Pacific Black Ducks

Diary photos

No diary entries recorded for this visit

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