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0.1
0.035 9999 No algae Yellow

1a;34;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a very good ecological status.

Nutrient concentrations are low.

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: 51.595390581396 : 52.195390581396
Longitude min and max: -1.4380988359451 : -0.83809883594513
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2176
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.18 ± 0.24. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 5.5 ± 4.0. Your measurement: 0.1 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 46. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Gavray Drive Pond Bicester OX26

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Clissy
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 10:48
Gavray Drive Pond
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
yes
Geolocation: 
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Balancing pond often visited by herons. Has moorhens and mallards which breed. Lately peole have removed large koi so no offspring. Heron is now eating moorhen chicks. Kingfisher no longer visits. Requires re-stocking with fish. Has yellow flag irises and water lilies.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Pond
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Park
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Other
Some reeds Yellow flag iris at edge. Brambles. Willows
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
<0.2
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Yellow
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz