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Catchment Yarra River
Site Blackburn Lake at the Landing, a constructed platform on the edge of the lake ME_YGR020
Date and Time Sunday 8th September 2019 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 77.09 8.4 136 6.8 0.003 12 11.5 31
Weather overcast
Last rainfall During the last 24 hours
Flow estimate STAGNANT: No continuous flow in channel but channel continuous (in-stream habitats connected)
Water Appearance
Stream depth 51cm - 99cm
Stream width

Monitors: Anne P., Elaine B., John S., Wira Y., Stephanie R., Susan W., Teressa

Changes since last time: Increased erosion along banks

What stands out: very still and quiet, no flow

Other Observations: 2 dusky moorhens, 4 pacific black duck, 2 eurasian coots

Diary photos

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