Sample Information

7.5
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: 51.121730823484 : 51.721730823484
Longitude min and max: -2.0182445526123 : -1.4182445526123
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 603
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.18. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 7.5 ± 3.5. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 31 ± 56. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


Compare your measurement with defined areas

Stonebridge wild river reserve


bluebird
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 17:45
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
6.00
Notes: 
Test undertaken by 1st Marlborough Brownies. Weather was very wet and rainy. These are the results for the RIVER at the reserve. Turbidy levels were 14
Device used: 
IOS Device
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Grassland/shrub
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Other
Sedge and flag Iris
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants emerging from the water
Floating plants
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
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