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0.1
0.035 9999 No algae Colourless

1a;34;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a very good ecological status.

Nutrient concentrations are low.

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: 51.34473 : 51.94473
Longitude min and max: -1.828895 : -1.228895
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2944
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.22. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.925 ± 3.7. Your measurement: 0.1 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 24 ± 42. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Shellingford Crossroads Quarry SSSI (Stanford Pit) [SU3270194097]

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James AH Brooks
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 17:15
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Pond Water levels much lower than in Google Earth image. Sample taken from water's edge in (isolated remnant) sub-system pond [OS grid ref: SU3270194097]. Water clear. Unshaded, shallow, water crowfoot (Ranunculus) in the pond. Tadpoles in some parts of the pond.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Pond
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Grassland/shrub
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Other
Riparian vegetation (e.g., Celery-leaved buttercup, Brooklime)
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
<0.2
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz