Fraser River water quality buoy

Map indicating location of Fraser River water quality buoy in British Columbia

Live camera 2020-09-19 06:36:19

Environment and Climate Change Canada, in partnership with the British Columbia Ministry of Environment, has deployed a new water quality monitoring and surveillance buoy in the Main Arm of the Fraser River. The buoy has a variety of instrumentation that will collect water quality, water quantity and meteorological information.

The data and information collected are transmitted via cellular telemetry and will be available to the public in real-time on this website.

Water quality
Observations Value
Turbidity 12.22 NTU
Specific conductivity 122.33 uS/cm
Water temperature 16.78 °C
pH 7.98
Dissolved oxygen 98.61 %
Water depth and flow
Observations Value
Water depth 14.8 m
Stream velocity 0.00 kn to S (195.01°)
Meteorological
Observations Value
Wind speed 7.56 km/h
Wind direction From NE (45°)
Air temperature 14.1 °C
Relative humidity 89.1 %
Pressure 1018.34 mb
Date modified:
2020-09-20 06:10:00