Sample Information

0.75
0.075 12 No algae Other

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: 55.682930618515 : 56.282930618515
Longitude min and max: -3.9298227310181 : -3.3298227310181
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 72
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.055 ± 0.09. Your measurement: 0.075 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 2.5 ± 2.6. Your measurement: 0.75 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 19 ± 37. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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River Avon at Lovells Glen

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neil.mactavish
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 14:30
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
3.00
Device used: 
Web Site
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): 
Industrial discharge
Residential discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Fishing
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Frogs/toads
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
0.5-1
Phosphate: 
0.05-0.1
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Other
Slightly brown after a high rainfall.
Sample for group: 
RiverLife: Almond and Avon project
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).