Sample Information

1.5
0.01 14 No algae Colourless

1b;11;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a 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: 52.910494976871 : 53.510494976871
Longitude min and max: -0.77483312933681 : -0.17483312933681
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 483
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.01 ± 0.20. Your measurement: 0.01 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 0.35 ± 4.0. Your measurement: 1.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 18 ± 31. Your measurement: 14 NTU

 

 


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Sandihill Beck (Footbridge)

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shelagh_steve
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 - 15:20
General Information
English
Total number of participants : 
2.00
Notes: 
Vegetation growth low. Weather cold start and end to month, middle two weeks warm & sunny with who’ve avg temp.
Device used: 
IOS Device
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
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?: 
None
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
Plants below the surface
Plants emerging from the water
Fish
Aquatic birds
Is the algae...: 
No algae
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Steady
Estimate the water level: 
Average
Chemical
Nitrate: 
1-2
Phosphate: 
<0.02
Optical
Water quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity): 
Enter Result
14.00
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Lincolnshire Rivers Trust
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