Mackay 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
Monitor Water quality at the Mackay Botanical Gardens.
Who is involved?
Contact details of lead organisation: reception♲reefcatchments.com
Pioneer Catchment Landcare, Friends of the Mackay Botanic Gardens
List of indicators monitored
pH, EC, DO, water and air temp, turbidity, weather conditions, last rainfall, water level, water flow rate, stream data (width, depth, erosion, siltation), water appearance, water odour, exotic water plants, algal types, fish, phosphates
Scale of program
Brief description of sampling locations
3 sites within the Lagoons Reserve, Botanic Gardens, Mackay
Frequency of monitoring
Every 2 months
Where is the program reported?
Pioneer Catchment Landcare, Reef Catchments, Unidap
Frequency of Reporting
Last updated: 22 March 2013
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Mackay Water Quality Monitoring, WetlandInfo website, accessed 27 October 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/monitoring/current-and-future-monitoring/mackay-water-quality-monitoring.html