How Healthy is Your Water?

Brandt Island Cove Snapshot

63
out of 100
Bay Health Index (5-year average)
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fair
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63
63
out of 100

Supporting Data

Brandt Island Cove: Leisure Shores (BI1)
Nitrogen, dissolved oxygen, algae, and water clarity measurements taken from floating dock at boatyard. (41.629229, -70.820548)
Total Nitrogen
Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen
Total Organic Nitrogen
Dissolved Oxygen
All Measurements
Average of Lowest 20%
Algal Pigments
Total Pigments
Water Clarity
Yearly Average

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