Sample Information

3.5
0.01 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: 51.350565278151 : 51.950565278151
Longitude min and max: -1.0497081780486 : -0.44970817804865
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1176
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.075 ± 0.23. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 9.75 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 18 ± 37. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Hugheneden Park stream

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nfletcher
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 13:14
Stream at sampling point
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Stream is spring-fed and arises less than 1m above the sample point. Flows through farm land to the sample point. NT parkland is grazed by cattle which have access to the stream. No rain in preceding few days.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Other
Park in countryside managed by National Tust
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz
Sample location city: 
Blitz