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Faecal contamination in Painkalac Creek and Estuary

Painkalac Estuary Recreational Water Quality Monitoring Program 12/12/2023 – 24/4/2023:

Surf Coast Shire presentation AIDA forum 21 Jan 2023 – E.coli monitoring

Summary of E.coli and enterococci testing 1977-2023

E.coli test results 26 Jan 2022

E.coli test results 20 Jan 2022

2006 Painkalac Creek and Estuary: Pollution Source Investigation
A study by GHD to identify pollution sources in the lower Painkalac Creek catchment and provide recommendations for addressing any identified pollution sources.


EstuaryWatch Reports

15 years of EstuaryWatch data – presentation by Rod Brooks, coordinator Painkalac EstuaryWatch groups at AIDA forum 21 Jan 2023

Painkalac Creek Estuary 2016: An interpreted summary of data

Painkalac Creek Estuary 2015: An interpreted summary of data

Painkalac Creek Estuary 2007-2013: Data analysis and interpretation

Painkalac Creek Estuary: An interpreted summary of data 2007-2013

Interpreting EstuaryWatch data

Useful links
Catchment Management Authorities and Water Authorities, Victoria State Government bodies, Estuary related, Weather, tides and swell, Science education, and Fishing

Painkalac Valley Network home page

Painkalac Resource Repository
Explore the links below to learn about the importance, complexity and wonder of the Painkalac Valley – from the source to the sea:

Types of documents