Sample Information

1.5
0.15 12 No algae Colourless

1b;11;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a 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: 51.568414373654 : 52.168414373654
Longitude min and max: -1.9318955272436 : -1.3318955272436
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1430
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.14 ± 0.24. Your measurement: 0.15 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 5.2 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 30 ± 56. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


Compare your measurement with defined areas

Littlestock Brook main river section north of Bruern Grange Farm, downstream of the road culvert

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richard_1
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 16:20
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Other
Mainly grassland although there is a farm yard immediately upstream.
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
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
Other
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
None
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
0.1-0.2
Optical
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).: 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Wild Oxfordshire and the Evenlode Catchment Partnership
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).