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 3rd June 2018 10:15am
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 0.07 120 6.5 0.03 8 12.5 13
Weather overcast
Last rainfall During the last week 7.40
Flow estimate STAGNANT: No continuous flow in channel but channel continuous (in-stream habitats connected)
Water Appearance Other
Stream depth 1m - 2m
Stream width
Litter/Pollutants bottles,packets,other: 2 cigarette butts

Monitors: Su Dempsy, John Shortridge, Anne Payne, Elaine Boucher

- Dissolved oxygen incorrect, entered random value to avoid error on submitting data. Colorimeter was not working. Further tests done later when batteries were replaced. RA - removed oxygen parameters

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