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Alistair King: Macintyre Brook

Alistair King: Macintyre Brook

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Reference no: BNS5

About the water

Collected at: Macintyre Brook, Booba Sands, [Yelarbon], Queensland

-28.5724, 150.8461

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Collected by: Alistair King

Through involvement in Landcare and the Queensland Murray Darling Committee's Sub Catchment Planning work.

Water quality:

Turbidity: 15NTUs
pH: 7.5
Salinity: Electrical Conductivity (microseimens/cm) 502

ACT Waterwatch says:

This site is looking pretty nice. I do note the salinity is a bit high, but well within the confines of what is considered usable and safe for stock and domestic water.

Macintyre Brook, Booba Sands, Queensland.
Macintyre Brook, Booba Sands, Queensland.

About the site

Representative site for river catchment condition and trend monitoring.

What's going on:

Some improved riparian management and agricultural land management in the catchment through Landholder initiatives supported by Landcare and the Queensland Murray Darling Committee with State and Federal Government funding.

Monitoring as a representative site for river catchment condition and trend monitoring.