Black Ross (Townsville) Water Quality Improvement Plan Event Monitoring
The map below highlights the areas where sampling has occurred for this program.
Click on the map to view information about the drainage basins in this area.
Program start date
Program end date
Objectives of the program
The program is associated with Black Ross (Townsville) Water Quality Improvement Plan requirements. Its objectives were to:
Who is involved?
Contact details of lead organisation: enquiries♲townsville.qld.gov.au
Former Thuringowa City Council through Creek to Coral
List of indicators monitored
Scale of program
Black and Ross Basins
Brief description of sampling locations
A range of creeks and drains in Black and Ross Basins, including Woolcock St drain (Ross Creek catchment), Captain Creek (Mundy Creek), Kern drain (Bohle River catchment), Gordon Creek, Hill St drain (Bohle River catchment), Stuart Creek, Louisa Creek, Sachs Creek, Bluewater Creek, Alligator Creek, Hencamp Creek, Campus Creek (Ross River), Black River and Ross River (Aplins Weir, Blacks Weir and below the dam)
Frequency of monitoring
During rainfall run-off events during the 2006-07 and 2007-08 wet seasons
Where is the program reported?
Last updated: 22 March 2013
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Black Ross (Townsville) Water Quality Improvement Plan Event Monitoring, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/monitoring/current-and-future-monitoring/black-ross-water-quality-improvement-plan-event-monitoring.html