Sample Information

1.5
0.01 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: 51.140185692568 : 51.740185692568
Longitude min and max: -1.9119593381882 : -1.3119593381882
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 821
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 0.20. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 7.5 ± 3.7. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 33 ± 62. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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River Kennet, Ramsbury Triangle (North)

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 19:40
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
10.00
Notes: 
ARK with Ramsbury Scouts taking sample.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Other
Also a wooded area.
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Other
Lots of marginal vegetation.
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Residential discharge
Urban/Road discharge
Other
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Swimming
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: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
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