Site visit details

Overview

Catchment Werribee River
Site Cheetham Creek Wetlands Point Cook ME_WCW050_RD
Date and Time Thursday 29th November 2018 01:10am
Approved Approved

Notes

Physical Chemical Tests

No physical chemical tests recorded on this visit

Habitat

Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
Excellent 5 Good 8 Fair 6 Good 4 Good 8 31

Creatures River Detectives method

Image Name Score
Cased caddis larvae Cased caddis larvae 8
Fishing spiders Fishing spiders 5
Water mites Water mites 5
Damselfly larvae Damselfly larvae 3
Five cent crabs, false spider crabs Five cent crabs, false spider crabs 3
Freshwater prawns Freshwater prawns 4
Pogs Pogs 4
Water striders Water striders 4
Whirligig beetle larvae Whirligig beetle larvae 4
Whirligig beetles Whirligig beetles 4
Water tigers Water tigers 2
Water treaders Water treaders 1
> 6
clean water
5 to 6
mild pollution
4 to 5
moderate pollution
< 4
severe pollution
Total score: 3.9166666666667 Overall rating: Severe pollution

Diary photos

No diary entries recorded for this visit

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