Sample Information

3.5
0.035 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: 51.177252924 : 51.777252924
Longitude min and max: -1.750209753 : -1.150209753
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2016
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.0225 ± 0.20. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.925 ± 3.9. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 47. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Great Shefford Back Water

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glynhorn1
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 00:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
River accessed via footpath running between agricultural land.
Device used: 
IOS Device
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
No vegetation cover
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz