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: 51.124075 : 51.724075
Longitude min and max: -2.017555 : -1.417555
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 618
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.035 ± 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

 

 


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stoney brides

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Kathleendelacy7
Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 00:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Notes: 
Clear day very windy. This is the River Kennett. Chalkstream. Near this site there is a large pasture where cows graze. There are anywhere from three to five cows at one time. There is a high conentration of cow manure in the pasture. Some distance from this site under a small bridge the water has alot of heavy green foam.
Device used: 
Android
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
rushes
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz