Sample Information

0.75
0.01 12 No algae Colourless

1a;11;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a very good ecological status.
Nutrient concentrations and turbidity are low, and there is no evidence of algal blooms or sediment loads
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: 51.135531 : 51.735531
Longitude min and max: -0.6096932 : -0.0096932
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1701
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.18 ± 0.26. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.9 ± 4.2. Your measurement: 0.75 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 43. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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Ham Pond

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Bill.M
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 14:30
General Information
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Manually add latitude/longitude: 
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Geolocation (Latitude, Longitude): 
Total number of participants : 
3.00
Notes: 
After a fish die off. 10+ carp (not the Koi) No confirmed pollution but low levels of water for some months and a warm few days. Ammonia Insta-Test strips used here and at another location on the pond - between 3,0 and 6.00 parts per million at both locations; 6.0 being the max.
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
Wooden hard standing
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Urban/Road discharge
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants emerging from the water
Floating plants
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Still
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
0.5-1
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).: 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
The Riverfly Partnership
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).