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Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Oakey Creek

Queensland Murray Darling Committee: Oakey Creek

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Reference no: BNS20

About the water

Collected at: Oakey Creek, Arcott Rd, [Limevale], Queensland

-28.7742, 151.1708

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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: 13NTUs
pH: 7.7
Salinity: Electrical Conductivity (microsiemens/cm) 475

ACT Waterwatch says:

A little saltier than ideal, but well within the limits of acceptable.

View upstream Oakey Creek, Arcott Rd, Queensland.
View upstream Oakey Creek, Arcott Rd, 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.