Sample Information

0.75
0.035 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: 53.049 : 53.649
Longitude min and max: -6.647 : -6.047
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 383
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.05 ± 0.13. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.9 ± 1.2. Your measurement: 0.75 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 36 ± 70. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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Liffey at Chapelizod

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Keithmacguirk
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 (All day)
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Android
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
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
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Residential discharge
Urban/Road discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Fishing
Boating
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Plants emerging from the water
Floating plants
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
0.5-1
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).: 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Dublin WaterBlitz
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).