Safety Information

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Rivers are dangerous! In a typical year, between 200 and 300 people are likely to drown in inland waterways and other water bodies in the UK. To reduce the risks:…

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Chemical sampling for water quality

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Equipment: Test strips for ammonia, nitrate, phosphate & pH Temperature probe Dissolved oxygen probe [if you have one] Sample bottle with extendable pole – there is no need to enter…

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Kick sampling for Aquatic Invertebrates

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Equipment: Dipping net Sampling tray Steps Prepare the sampling tray by putting some river/stream water into it and leave it on flat ground near the bank. Enter a safe and…

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