Sample Information

1.5
0.15 9999 No algae Green

1c;36;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a moderate ecological status.

Both nitrate and phosphate were moderately elevated.

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: 51.598 : 52.198
Longitude min and max: -1.435064 : -0.835064
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2475
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.23. Your measurement: 0.15 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 7.5 ± 3.9. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 25 ± 44. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Langford Brook

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Clissy
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 15:28
Stones put on banks by Railtrack. These have fallen into the Brook, blocking it.
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Most southerly or downstream of Langford Brook sampled. To south of industrial estate and south of London railway. Bright sunshine all day.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Grassland/shrub
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
No vegetation cover
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Floating algae
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
0.1-0.2
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Green
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz
Sample location city: 
Blitz