Mobile, Alabama, off of Riverside Drive : Dog River at Mouth of Robinson Bayou

Observation Report

Details

Observations

  • Bird
  • E.coli(per 100mL)1.33
    Average sample of
    • 1
    • 3
    • 0
  • Dissolved Oxygen(mg/L)10.95
    Average sample of
    • 10.8
    • 11.1
  • Secchi Depth(m)0.8
  • Hardness(mg/L)60.0
  • Salinity(ppt)1.0
  • Turbidity(JTU)5.0
  • Alkalinity(mg/L)50.0
  • Water Depth(m)1.8
  • Other Coliform(per 100mL)11.67
    Average sample of
    • 22
    • 12
    • 1
  • Dissolved Oxygen(% Saturation)102.0
  • Air Temperature12.0
  • Incubation Time(hours)48.0
  • Water Temperature11.0
  • Incubation Temperature33.0

Notes

Flock of 25-30 cormorants were swimming downstream prior to water testing. White pelicans are migrating through area. Black birds are roosting in cypress trees to the NE of site on marsh island. Blue Heron was roosting in cypress tree behind cormorants in flight.
0 rain for last 48 hours. 0.37" in last 7 days. Very hazy (cannot see the sun).
3mph NNW wind.
Small specs in water samples after stabilizing samples and shaking repeatedly. Suspect algae blooms due to high oxygen content during the day.