Wetland walkabout 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 wetlands water quality
Drivers for monitoring program
Volunteer Monitoring by Wetland Walkabout Manager
Who is involved?
Contact details of lead organisation: reception♲reefcatchments.com
Wetlands Walkabout, Mackay, Pioneer Catchment Landcare
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
Scale of program
Brief description of sampling locations
Several sites within and adjacent to Wetland Walkabout, Mackay
Frequency of monitoring
Where is the program reported?
Pioneer Catchment Landcare and Reef Catchments
Frequency of Reporting
Last updated: 22 March 2013
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2013) Wetland walkabout monitoring, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/assessment/monitoring/current-and-future-monitoring/wetland-walkabout.html