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0.1
0.01 14 No algae Colourless

1c;2;26

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a moderate ecological status.
Elevated nitrate and phosphate concentrations indicate high nutrient loading from the surrounding catchment, creating conditions of eutrophication.
Potential sources of nitrate pollution include fertiliser runoff, sewage discharge and livestock activities.
Geo coordinates of Local Area:
Latitude min and max: 44.394772716258 : 44.994772716258
Longitude min and max: 9.7967887656071 : 10.396788765607
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 6
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.00. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.3 ± 0.5. Your measurement: 0.1 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 12 ± 0. Your measurement: 14 NTU

 

 


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Fiume Taro - Fornovo valle ponte stradale

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sonia
Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 11:00
vista ponte di Fornovo
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
6.00
Notes: 
Presenti i volontari del WWF: Pesce, Hamisia, Bianchi, Deserio, Ottolini
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Industrial
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Other
none
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Irrigation
Other
hydroelectric
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Fish
Aquatic birds
Other
Is the algae...: 
Attached
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
<0.2
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).: 
Enter Result
14.00
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Parchi del Ducato
Group question: 
Is the algae...
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)
Estimate the water flow
Estimate the water level
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).