Sample Information

7.5
0.01 9999 No algae Colourless

1d;14;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a poor ecological status.
These values are expected to vary throughout the year as a result of weather patterns and changes in land use. Please help us to better understand this ecosystem by continuing to make measurements.
Geo coordinates of Local Area:
Latitude min and max: 51.096361864 : 51.696361864
Longitude min and max: -1.583449922 : -0.983449922
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1331
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.23. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.5 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 33 ± 63. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Bull's Lock, Newbury

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paulwalteruk
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 (All day)
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
I am told there is a sewerage outfall two hundred metres upstream of the sampling point.
Device used: 
IOS Device
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Industrial
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Industrial discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Boating
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Plants emerging from the water
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Action for the River Kennet
Group question: 
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply)
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply)
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply)
Is the algae...
Estimate the water flow
Estimate the water level
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).