Site visit details


Catchment Yarra River
Site Scotchman's Creek. Bottom of Valley Reserve immediately East of Regent Street, Mt Waverley ME_YSC020
Date and Time Sunday 20th November 2011 10:00am
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 0.08 180 6.2 14.5 17 33
Weather sunny
Last rainfall During the last 24 hours 20
Flow estimate
Water Appearance
Stream depth
Stream width
There was substantial rain in the previous few days and the streams and ponds have been refreshed. The Fiander Arm returned two extraordinary results: Zero Phosphate (usually it is mid range) and a Very Good bug score (usually below mid range, but note that the in-stream vegetation has been improving).

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