Sample Information

3.5
0.01 35 Floating mats Green

1c;14;19;26;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a moderate ecological status.
In addition, there is strong evidence that algal blooms may be presently occurring in this waterbody
Potential sources of nitrate pollution include fertiliser runoff, sewage discharge and livestock activities.
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: 44.248 : 44.848
Longitude min and max: 11.847 : 12.447
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 119
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.12 ± 0.18. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.9 ± 1.2. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 30 ± 52. Your measurement: 35 NTU

 

 


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Traghetto Fiume Reno

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General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
5.00
Device used: 
Android
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Floating algae
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Urban/Road discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Boating
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
Floating mats
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).: 
Enter Result
35.00
Estimate the water colour: 
Green
Sample for group: 
Parco Delta Po
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
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).