Sample Information

7.5
0.035 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: 51.113342531872 : 51.713342531872
Longitude min and max: -1.4122198100929 : -0.81221981009294
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1406
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.1125 ± 0.23. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 7.5 ± 4.0. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 38 ± 71. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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River Kennet

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Keith Johnson
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 11:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Fishing
Boating
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Plants emerging from the water
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Brown
Sample for group: 
Action for the River Kennet
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