Sample Information

0.75
0.35 9999 No algae Brown

1c;12;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a moderate ecological status.

Significantly elevated phosphate concentrations indicate eutrophic conditions which typically result in algal blooms.

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: 51.186834743881 : 51.786834743881
Longitude min and max: -0.5297043800354 : 0.0702956199646
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 2302
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.3925 ± 0.26. Your measurement: 0.35 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.1 ± 4.1. Your measurement: 0.75 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 26 ± 42. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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The Thames

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jenny.frings
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 18:07
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Residential
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
0.5-1
Phosphate: 
0.2-0.5
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Brown
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz