Sample Information

1.5
0.035 12 No algae Colourless

1a;11;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a very good ecological status.

Nutrient concentrations and turbidity are low, and there is no evidence of algal blooms or sediment loads.

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: -0.3 : 0.3
Longitude min and max: -0.3 : 0.3
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 204
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.23. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.1 ± 2.3. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 40 ± 62. Your measurement: 12 NTU

 

 


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Cecilly Brook

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Cecillybrook
Monday, June 13, 2022 - 14:00
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
3.00
Notes: 
No significant rainfall for several days. Cloudy conditions, breezy. Female mallard with 2 ducklings swam past. Swarm of midges over surface of water.
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Urban Residential
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Grass
Other
Wetland wildflowers including nettle, cleavers & meadow sweet. Some balsam.
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Ammonia: 
0.25
pH: 
7.50
Water temperature (°C): 
13.60
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
<14
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
WatersideCare
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
pH
Water temperature (°C)
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).
Ammonia