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Anne-Marie Yeo: Dumaresq River

Anne-Marie Yeo: Dumaresq River

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Reference no: BNS11

About the water

Collected at: Dumaresq River, Keetah Bridge, [Yelarbon], Queensland

-28.64257, 150.7199

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Collected by: Anne-Marie Yeo

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

Water quality:

Turbidity: 32NTUs
pH: 8.2
Salinity: Electrical Conductivity (microseimens/cm) 268

3 fish movements (travelling upstream) noted travelling through riffle zone at the site.

ACT Waterwatch says:

Somewhat elevated turbidity that is not a concern if it is associated with a storm event/fresh.

View downstream Dumaresq River, Keetah Bridge, Queensland.
View downstream Dumaresq River, Keetah Bridge, 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.