Sample Information

7.5
0.35 9999 No algae Colourless

1d;2;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a poor ecological status.
Elevated nitrate and phosphate concentrations indicate high nutrient loading from the surrounding catchment, creating conditions of eutrophication.
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: 51.098538 : 51.698538
Longitude min and max: -0.636537 : -0.036537
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2174
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.0225 ± 0.26. Your measurement: 0.35 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 3.8 ± 4.2. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 43. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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russell.thomas
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 00:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
plus dog
Device used: 
Android
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Park
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Litter
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
0.2-0.5
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz