Sample Information

3.5
0.01 12 No algae Colourless

1c;14;26;33

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

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: -20.558007548887 : -19.958007548887
Longitude min and max: 57.447059679151 : 58.047059679151
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 62
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.11. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 1.125 ± 1.8. Your measurement: 3.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 45 ± 80. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
5.00
Notes: 
heavy water
Device used: 
Android
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
River
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Forest
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
Foam
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Other
women wash clotherå
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Fishing
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
Attached
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Surging
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
2-5
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Mauritius Scout Association
Sample location city: 
FWW
Group question: 
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)
Is the algae...
Estimate the water flow
Estimate the water level
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).