Sample Information

7.5
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: 51.2879 : 51.8879
Longitude min and max: -1.7335 : -1.1335
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2099
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.13 ± 0.22. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 4.5 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 48. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Letcombe Brook, Ford, Locks Lane

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l.j.tillotson
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 15:20
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General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
si
Geolocation (Latitude, Longitude): 
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Vegetation- hawthorn, ivy, sycamore, lime and ash.Flowing well but looked shallow. Few leaves and twigs in the water.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Residential
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz