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: 51.577557773 : 52.177557773
Longitude min and max: -0.469414586 : 0.130585414
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 543
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.24. Your measurement: 0.15 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 12 ± 3.3. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 24 ± 39. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Stevenage Brook, Wychdell

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Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 00:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Stevenage Brook (key source of River Beane), sampled at the EA’s Wychdell Flood Storage Reservoir
Device used: 
IOS Device
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Residential
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Other
Nettles, Himalayan Balsam
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