Sample Information

3.5
0.075 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: 51.248605688415 : 51.848605688415
Longitude min and max: -1.0051500788513 : -0.40515007885131
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1208
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.975 ± 0.20. Your measurement: 0.075 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 9.75 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 19 ± 34. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Widbrook Common

Richard.Dav@BTInternet.com's picture

Richard.Dav@BTInternet.com
Monday, May 10, 2021 - 18:42
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Shallow, cattle poached open area managed by NT - feeds into Maidenhead Ditch and to newly restored Maidenhead town centre waterway.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Grass
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
0.05-0.1
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Thames WaterBlitz