Sample Information

3.5
0.01 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: 53.993407 : 54.593407
Longitude min and max: -2.097707 : -1.497707
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 95
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.12. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.35 ± 1.9. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 22 ± 40. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Spennithorne and Harmby Beck

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thomaskate1
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 14:10
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
yes
Geolocation: 
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Harmby Beck rises and flows through mainly farmed grass, wooded and urban areas, before joining with Spennithorne Beck.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Grassland/shrub
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Other
weeds, grass, shrub.
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Plants emerging from the water
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust
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