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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 Tuesday 10th May 2011 11:00am
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 8 3760 8.2 0.25 16.5 11 15
Weather sunny
Last rainfall During the last week
Flow estimate
Water Appearance Clear
Stream depth 0 - 50cm
Stream width <1


green sludge on rocks yabbie holes in mud clear water fence falling down saltmarsh banks undercut - erosion Right bank: bobiella in verge typha and grasses on banks 2 young eucalypts provide some shade all typha on the left bank.
Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
Poor 2 Good 8 VeryPoor 2 VeryPoor 1 Fair 6 Poor 19

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