Sample Information

3.5
0.01 12 No algae Yellow

1c;14;26;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a moderate ecological status.

Potential sources of nitrate pollution include fertiliser runoff, sewage discharge and livestock activities.
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: 50.535679622849 : 51.135679622849
Longitude min and max: -4.8529666543007 : -4.2529666543007
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 19
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.08. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.5 ± 3.0. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 16 ± 9. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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Crooklets stream


WCRT01
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 14:35
Crooklets stream, Bude
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Residential
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
No vegetation cover
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Litter
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Yellow
Sample for group: 
Bristol Avon WaterBlitz
Sample location city: 
FWW