Sample Information

1.5
0.075 9999 No algae Brown

1b;35;33

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

Moderately elevated nitrate concentrations.

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: 51.398346711056 : 51.998346711056
Longitude min and max: -2.0625327885162 : -1.4625327885162
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1488
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.25. Your measurement: 0.075 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 9.75 ± 3.7. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 28 ± 50. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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MOD outfall

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imogen.young
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 09:39
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
I tested Defence Estates(MOD) outfall from their sewerage plant which goes into one of my ditches and after a mile or so discharges into the Thames.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Other
Field Ditch
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Industrial discharge
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Still
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
0.05-0.1
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Brown
Sample for group: 
FWAG Farmers
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).