Sample Information

3.5
0.15 9999 No algae Brown

1d;14;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a poor ecological status.
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: 50.932264353146 : 51.532264353146
Longitude min and max: -2.6148255050182 : -2.0148255050182
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 486
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.11 ± 0.18. Your measurement: 0.15 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 4.2 ± 3.1. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 43 ± 74. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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River Frome at Rodden Meadow

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aomboyden
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 21:22
Photo of River Frome at Rodden Meadow
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Has been raining heavily this afternoon, the river is high and water is brown. Rodden Meadow is managed as a rough grassland open space by Frome Town Council. Acoss the river the immediate land use is large residential gardens.
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
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
0.1-0.2
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Brown
Sample for group: 
Bristol Avon WaterBlitz