Sandhill Creek is also known as Shady Creek.It flows Flows N. and NE. into Saanichton Bay, South Saanich Land District.The data below is collected at the Saanich Historical Artifacts Society site unless otherwise noted.

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Sandhill 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)
6/04/03
2:15 PM
n/s
low
sunny
sunny
88.9
9.41
12.8
8
7
0
4.7
0
0.53
7/11/03
8:25 AM
16
med
sunny
sunny
87.7
8.98
14.2
7.6
6
0
5.9
.01
0.17
7/17/03
9:30 AM
20
low
cloudy
sunny
93.9
9.84
13.2
7.7
4
0
4
0
0
7/25/03
8:30 AM
17
low
sunny
sunny
90.6
9.41
13.5
7.5
6
0.03
4.4
0
0.15
8/14/03
9:15 AM
18
low
sunny
sunny
90.6
9.55
13
7.9
4
0.05
0.1
0
0.57
8/22/03
10:15AM
18
low
sunny
cloudy
91
9.44
13.7
8.1
0
0.04
5.5
0.01
0.56
9/18/03
9:15 AM
14
low
cloudy
rain
93.9
10.21
11.6
n/s
8
0
2.6
0.01
0.1
9/25/03
10:05 AM
16
low
sunny
sunny
91.2
9.87
11.8
7.6
8
0.05
2.94
0.01
0.4
11/07/03
11:20 AM
7
low
sunny
sunny
95.2
12.17
4.9
8.3
9
0
4.1
0
0.12
11/14/03
10:45 AM
9.5
med
cloudy
cloudy
98.6
12.14
6.4
7.8
8
0
4
0
0.29
11/24/03
11:35 AM
7
med
rain
sunny
102

12.82

5.6
7.7
23
0
11
0
0.17
12/02/03
11:50 AM
9.5
med
sunny
cloud
99
12.06
6.8
7.4
18
0
4
0.01
0.13
12/17/03
11:35 AM
10.5
med
rain
cloud
101.6
12.52
6.3
7.6
24
0.01
3.7
0
0.21
1/09/04
10:45 AM
7
med
snowmelt
cloud
102.2
13.58
3.5
7.4
25
0
3.5
0
0.15
1/23/04
11:00 AM
7.5
med
rain
mist
98.3
12.05
6.6
7.4
23
0.06
3.1
0
0.12
2/03/04

 

12:55 PM

 

9
med
rain
cloud
100.9
12.61
5.8
7.1
19
0
5.4
0
0.13
3/09/04
10:45 AM
15
med
sunny
sunny
103.1
11.92
9
7.98
18
0.02
3.8
0
0.15
3/25/04
10:30 AM
10
med
rain
overcast
103.3
12.11
8.4
8.25
10
0.06
2
0.019
0.03
4/29/04
13:50 PM
13
low
sun
sun
99
10.94
11
5.27
2
0.05
1.56
0
0.23
5/13/04
10:40 AM
15
low
sun
sun
93.3
10.26
11.1
7.95
3
0.13
4.3
0.009
0.21
9/30/04
11:28 AM
11.5
med
sun
sun
85.3
9.34
11.3
6.5
0
0.08
5.3
0.04
0.11
11/11/04
10:30 AM
6.5
low
overcast
sun
n/s
n/s
5
7.3
10
0.08
5.9
0
0.15
11/26/04
11:30 AM
9
low
overcast
light rain
96.4
11.63
7.2
7.66
13
0.07
8.9
0.016
0.15

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