Site visit details


Catchment Otway Coast
Site Wye River, fishing platform above playground CO_WYE100
Date and Time Sunday 3rd February 2019 10:55am
Approved Approved


Physical Chemical Tests

D.O. % D.O mg/L EC µS/cm pH pH Units rP mg/L P Air ° C Water ° C Turb NTU
Sample 60.89 4.6 16230 7.6 0.03 26 27 2.1
Weather sunny
Last rainfall More than a week ago
Flow estimate LOW: Minimum flow in channel/continuous flow in some part of channel (in-stream habitats connected)
Water Appearance Clear,Other
Stream depth 1m - 2m
Stream width > 5m
Hazards Vegetation encroaching on boardwalk.
Litter/Pollutants paper,plastic

Low battery signal on EC meter.  Gave a value of 16.23 ms/cm = 16230 us/cm.

Water Temperature seemed very high at 27C.  Taken twice to confirm.  Sun on almost still water.

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