W.A.Taylor Conservation Area : Rideau River

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Observed by
Don Ross
  • Observed on: Sun, 08 Sep 2019 15:15 EDT
  • Testers Heather and Don Ross
  • Associated with:
    County Sustainability Group
  • Lat: 45.1331938
  • Lng: -75.6344318

Water Quality Tests

pH (0-14) What's this? 8.1
Dissolved Oxygen (mg/L) What's this? 7.0
Secchi Depth (m) What's this? bottom visible
Hardness (mg/L) What's this? 200.0
Alkalinity (mg/L) What's this? 120.0
Water Depth (m) What's this? 1.2
Conductivity (uS/cm) What's this? 205.0
Air Temperature ℃ What's this? 17.0
Water Temperature ℃ What's this? 20.0
Phosphates total (ppm) What's this? 10.0



Current Weather What's this?
  • sunny
  • cloudy
  • windy
Weather in previous 24 hours What's this?
  • cloudy
  • rainy
Some rain in past 24 hours

Latest Photos


Some rain in past 24 hours. Ducks swimming in the river. Water a bot choppy from windy conditions. Fishermen heading out in boat and others on the river already.