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Su Stream, Wuxi, Zhejiang, China

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China, Zhejiang, Wuxi

The Su Stream is located in a small town called Yixing in Zhejiang province. It origins in Zhejiang and joins in Tai Lake. Hundreds years ago, it was an important water source for local residents. It is now, however, away from towns and cities, hardly being disturbed by human activities. As a result, biodiversity is rich in the river.

Submitted by
Zhengkuan Wan and Xianyu Wang
Approved by
Fan Li & Zhou Hang
GPS
31.1970901, 119.7578964
Geographical region
Eastern Asia
Drainage Basin
Yangtze River
River catchment
Water body type
Stream
Water body name
Su Stream
Water body part
Water body course
Middle course
Water body: tributary of
Stream
Tributary name

Videos above and below water

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Fresh water
Water color
Clear water
Water transparency
High
Concentration of sediments
Low
Water temperature
17 °C
Water flow/curent
Strong

Chemical parameters

pH
6.2
Conductivity
5.25
GH
7.58 mg/l
KH
Dissolved Oxygen
16.81 %

Substrate in nature

Sand
Beige
Pebble/Gravel
Grey
Stone
Black
Stone form
Irregular
Silt/Mud
Leaves
Driftwood
Submerged terrestrial vegetation

Aquatic Biotope

Date of collecting
March, 2023
Collecting area
Centre
Water depth
Air temperature
Sunlight
Partial shade

Environment

Environment
Untouched
Surrounding area

Su Stream is located in Wuxi, Zhejiang. It’s surrounded by mountains and not disturbed by human activity.

Underwater landscape

Under water there are lots of rocks and pebbles. Most plants are Acorus gramineus. Fishes usually hide in the gap of the pebbles and rocks.

Threats to ecology

Riparian zone

Trees near the aquatic habitat
Many -