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Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Moonie River, Green and Whites Road

Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Moonie River, Green and Whites Road

Bottle not submitted
Reference no: BNS28

About the water

Collected at: Moonie River, Green and Whites Road, [Moonie], Queensland

-27.7146, 150.2381

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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: 260NTUs
pH: 7.4
Salinity: Electrical Conductivity (microsiemens/cm) 412

Lots of snags and leaves in pool, pool approx. 7m wide and 7m long.

ACT Waterwatch says:

This is a very muddy pool. Clearly from the photo, we can see a major flood has causes a severe level of disturbance.

Upstream Moonie River, Green and Whites Road, Queensland.
Upstream Moonie River, Green and Whites Road, 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.