Sample Information

1.5
0.075 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: 51.178080182425 : 51.778080182425
Longitude min and max: -2.851423779955 : -2.251423779955
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1075
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.18. Your measurement: 0.075 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 1.5 ± 3.0. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 36 ± 66. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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River Frome

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ian.thornhill
Sunday, April 10, 2022 - 11:45
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
15.00
Notes: 
Hear Water introduction
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Park
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
No vegetation cover
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Foam
Litter
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Residential discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Other
Photography
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
Attached
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
0.05-0.1
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Hear Water
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).