Sample Information

3.5
0.15 9999 No algae Colourless

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: 51.338768521138 : 51.938768521138
Longitude min and max: -1.797293561697 : -1.197293561697
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2994
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.22. Your measurement: 0.15 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 5.5 ± 3.7. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 25 ± 44. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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River Ock, near confluence of Frogmore Brook, Stanford in the Vale

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James AH Brooks
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 18:05
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
River. Shallow water in ford used by cattle (a few minutes earlier); brooklime (Veronica beccabunga).
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
Other
e.g., Brooklime (Veronica beccabunga).
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: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz