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Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Dumaresq River, Cunningham Weir

Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Dumaresq River, Cunningham Weir

Bottle not submitted
Reference no: BNS3

About the water

Collected at: Dumaresq River, Cunningham Weir, Beebo, Queensland

-28.736, 150.9608

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Collected by: Queensland Murray Darling Committee (QMDC)

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

Water quality:

Turbidity: 10NTUs
pH: 7.7
Salinity: Electrical Conductivity (microseimens/cm) 213

ACT Waterwatch says:

This site is looking very good. Note the excellent turbidity!

While the turbidity readings were low, clearly this picture was taken at a different time, when turbidity was significantly higher.

Dumaresq River, Cunningham Weir, Beebo, Queensland.
View upstream, Dumaresq River, Cunningham Weir, Beebo, 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.