Hagan Creek is sampled downstream from West Saanich Road. The above photograph shows where the creek is channeled a short distance upstream. The absence of vegetation along the channel is responsible for the high water temperatures in summer. Efforts are underway to correct this problem.

Hagan Creek

SAMPLE DATE

(m/d/y)

SAMPLE TIME
AIR TEMP
STREAM FLOW CONDITION
WEATHER PRECEDING
WEATHER DURING

DISSOLVED OXYGEN

(% SAT.)

DISSOLVED OXYGEN (mg/l)

WATER TEMP

(celcius)

pH
TURBIDITY (FTU)

AMMONIA

NITROGEN (mg/l)

NITRATE NITROGEN (mg/l)
NITRITE NITROGEN (mg/l)
PHOSPHATE (mg/l)
6/26/03
12:00 PM
19.5
low
sunny
sunny
75.2
6.95
19.2
7.6
11
0.01
0.08
0.01
0.24
7/4/03
1:20 PM
23
low
sunny
sunny
83.1
7.64
19.4
7.6
12
0.02
0.05
0.01
.17
7/25/03
11:00 AM
20
low
sunny
sunny
58.9
5.43
19.5
7.6
9
n/s
0.07
n/s
n/s
11/10/03
10:00 AM
12
med
sunny
light rain
80.4
9.81
6.8
7.6
29
0
0.73
0
0.17
12/8/03

11:05 AM

9
med
light rain
sunny
65.4
7.94
6
7.1
33
0.03
0.83
0
0.23
12/29/03
10:55 AM
4.5
med
sunny
sunny
89.6
12
3.2
7.4
34
0
0.75
0.01
0.1
1/16/04
10:55 AM
8
med
sunny
overcast
93
11.72
5.5
7.6
28
0.02
1.1
0.01
0.26
1/30/04
10:25 AM
9
med
rain
overcast
91.7
11.3
6.4
7.4
63
0.35
0.89
0
0.13
3/25/04
11:05 AM
9
med
rain
overcast
101.4
11.81
8.7
7.97
22
0.05
0.76
0.016
0
4/27/04
13:27 PM
18
low
sunny
sunny
93.1
9.45
14.6
7.57
7
0.07
0.224
0
0
5/13/04
10:25 AM
17
low
sunny
sunny
90
9.14
14.7
7.51
10
0
0.5
0
0.1

 

Hagan Creek sampled at Bryson's bridge

Hagan Creek

SAMPLE DATE

(m/d/y)

SAMPLE TIME
AIR TEMP
STREAM FLOW CONDITION
WEATHER PRECEDING
WEATHER DURING

DISSOLVED OXYGEN

(% SAT.)

DISSOLVED OXYGEN (mg/l)

WATER TEMP

(celcius)

pH
TURBIDITY (FTU)

AMMONIA

NITROGEN (mg/l)

NITRATE NITROGEN (mg/l)
NITRITE NITROGEN (mg/l)
PHOSPHATE (mg/l)
7/17/03
12:00 PM 25 med overcast sunny 105.7 9.59 20.3 8.1 15 0 0.51 0 0.08
8/14/03
11:10 AM 27 med sunny sunny 120.5 12 15.6 9.2 15 0.02 1.93 0.01 0.61
8/22/03
1:05 PM 26 low sunny sunny 122 11.41 18.5 9.2 10 0.81 1.36 0.01 0.92
11/28/03

11:50 AM

10 high overcast rain 65.4 7.94 7 7.1 over range 0 0 0 0.3

Below we see some water sampling being conducted by Ian Bruce of Peninsula Streams and a local farmer.

 

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