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Catchment Bunyip River
Site Christies Drain, Tributary of Cannons Creek / Rutherford Inlet at Adeney's Road crossing. ME_ECC300
Date and Time Wednesday 23rd March 2011 10:30am
Approved Approved


Physical Chemical Tests

Ammon-Nit mg/L NH3-N N mg/L NH4+ 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 NTU
Sample 0 3 15670 0.25 7 23 18 30
Weather Overcast
Last rainfall Last 7 days
Flow estimate Fast
Water Appearance
Stream depth 30.00
Stream width 1.00
no litter present. joined by residents of 230 Adeneys road interested in joining testing group and concerned about overflow onto land upstream. comments: algal scum is new in last 12 months. phragmites is eaten by cows, they love it. phosphorus was well above 0.25mg/l. estimated could have diluted more than 3 times and still had this result. SC


Migrated from old Melbourne data
Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
Good 4 Fair 6 Good 8 Excellent 5 Excellent 10 Good 33

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