Chemistry of iron in freshwaters of Northwest England

Chemical composition of freshwater samples from sites in Northern England. Measurements of pH, dissolved major ions (Na, Mg, K, Ca, Cl, NO3, SO4), dissolved organic carbon (DOC), dissolved Al, Fe(II) and total Fe, and measurements of Al, Fe(II) and total Fe on samples following dialysis.

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Format of the dataset : Comma-separated values (CSV)

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Where/When

Study area
Temporal extent
2003-09-25    to    2004-02-26

Supplemental information

Other useful information regarding this dataset:

Lofts, Stephen; Tipping, Edward; Hamilton-Taylor, John. 2008 The chemical speciation of Fe(III) in freshwaters. Aquatic Geochemistry, 14 (4). 337-358.

Provenance & quality

Dip samples analysed at CEH Windermere, results transferred to Excel spreadsheet.

Correspondence/contact details

Dr. Steve Lofts
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
Lancaster Environment Centre, Library Avenue, Bailrigg
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4AP
United Kingdom
enquiries@ceh.ac.uk

Other contacts

Custodian
Environmental Information Data Centre
enquiries@ceh.ac.uk
Publisher
NERC Environmental Information Data Centre
eidc@ceh.ac.uk
Owner
Natural Environment Research Council
enquiries@ceh.ac.uk

Spatial

Spatial representation type
Tabular (text)
Spatial reference system
WGS 84

Tags

Topic categories
Environment , Geoscientific Information , Inland Waters
Keywords
alkalinity,  aluminium,  aluminium,  aquatic,  calcium,  CEH Biogeochemistry Programme,  chemistry,  chloride,  conductivity,  Cumbria dissolved organic carbon,  Eden,  environmental,  freshwater,  freshwater,  iron,  Lancashire,  Leven,  Lune,  magnesium,  nitrate,  pH,  Pollution & Environmental Risk potassium,  Project number C02253,  Ribble,  Shore Section sodium,  sulphate,  Tees,  Water quality Yorkshire
INSPIRE Theme
Environmental Monitoring Facilities