Cattana Wetlands Water Quality 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
To monitor the ecological health of water and the impacts of surrounding cane land and urban run-off on water quality and the ability of the ecosystem to sustain fish and frogs.
Who is involved?
Contact details of lead organisation: council♲cairns.qld.gov.au
List of indicators monitored
Scale of program
Brief description of sampling locations
Artificial lakes at Smithfield, Cairns
Frequency of monitoring
Where is the program reported?
Data is available to the public if requested from the Cairns Regional Council
Last updated: 22 March 2013
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Cattana Wetlands Water Quality Monitoring, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/monitoring/current-and-future-monitoring/cattana-wetlands-water-quality-monitoring.html