Sample Information

0.1
0.035 12 No algae Brown

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: 52.659642 : 53.259642
Longitude min and max: -7.76209 : -7.16209
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 72
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.05. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 1.5 ± 1.7. Your measurement: 0.1 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 16 ± 31. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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kilbricken Bridge Castletown laois

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avrilcwilliams
Friday, April 29, 2022 - 00:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Kilbricken Bridge Castletown laois.. Water spiders
Device used: 
Android
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
Invasive species (select all that apply and describe the extent in m3 in the Notes section): 
Other
Other: 
water spiders.
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
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Other
evidence of agricultural machinery
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants emerging from the water
Other
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
<0.2
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Brown
Sample for group: 
Centennial
Group question: 
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)
Is the algae...
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply)
Estimate the water level
Estimate the water flow
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).
Invasive species (select all that apply and describe the extent in m3 in the Notes section)