Mill Creek at Scout Valley

Mill Creek - Lake Simcoe Watershed

Orillia, Ontario, Canada

This site is monitored by Conservancy volunteers Morris Ilyniak and Fred Kallin. Mill Creek is a cool water stream at this location, and then makes its way through Scout Valley, under Hwy 11, through a Provincially Significant Wetland, and then merges with "Ben's Ditch" before flowing into Lake Simcoe beside the City of Orillia Landfill.

Location created by
Couchiching Conservancy
  • Site ID: WQ64 Mill Creek Bridge
  • Lat: 44.5822913
  • Lng: -79.4484043
  • Waterbody Type: Unknown
  • Timezone: Canada/Eastern

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Observations Summary

Bird
10
Mammal
3
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Amphibian
2
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Fish
2
Insect
3
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Plant
1
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Observation Tests Summary

pH (0-14)
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8.0 Latest
7.6 Average
Water Temperature ℃
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19.5 Latest
8.3 Average
Air Temperature ℃
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19.0 Latest
8.2 Average
Dissolved Oxygen (mg/L)
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8.0 Latest
8.9 Average
Phosphates total (mg/L)
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0.0 Latest
0.0 Average
Nitrates (mg/L)
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0.0 Latest
0.0 Average
Alkalinity (mg/L)
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176 Latest
210 Average
Turbidity (JTU)
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0 Latest
2 Average
Water Depth (m)
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0.1 Latest
0.2 Average
Chloride (ppm)
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80.0 Latest
84.3 Average