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Site Information for High Muffles (UKA00169)

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High Muffles Information

The monitoring station is located within a self-contained, air-conditioned housing located in a clearing in a forest plantation approximately 100 metres from the nearest habitation. The nearest road is a minor rural road approximately 200 metres from the station. The surrounding area is open and remote.

UK-AIR ID: UKA00169

EU Site ID: GB0014R

Environment Type: Rural Background

Altitude (metres): 267

Site Location

Site Address: High Muffles

Government Region: Yorkshire & Humberside

Easting/Northing: 477569, 493919

Latitude/Longitude: 54.334944, -0.808550

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Partners

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Operator Networks
University of Lancaster PAH Andersen, Tomps
National Physical Laboratory PAH Digitel (solid phase)
Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Acid Gas and Aerosol Network, National Ammonia Monitoring Network
Bureau Veritas Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN)
Ricardo Energy & Environment Other Acid deposition measurements, Weekly rainfall (LOW)

Pollutants measured at this monitoring site

The pollutants measured at this monitoring site, grouped by network, are shown below. Use the links below to quickly jump to a specific network.

Acid Gas and Aerosol Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Particulate calcium 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate chloride 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate magnesium 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate sodium 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate nitrite 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate nitrate 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Particulate sulphate 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Gaseous hydocloric acid 01/09/1999 01/01/2016 1.5
Gaseous nitric acid 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Gaseous nitrous acid 01/09/1999 - 1.5
Gaseous sulphur dioxide 01/09/1999 - 1.5

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Automatic Rural Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Ozone 16/07/1987 - 4.0
Nitric oxide 20/10/2003 - 4.0
Nitrogen dioxide 20/10/2003 - 4.0
Nitrogen oxides as nitrogen dioxide 20/10/2003 - 4.0
Modelled Wind Direction 01/08/2010 - Not available
Modelled Wind Speed 01/08/2010 - Not available
Modelled Temperature 01/08/2010 - Not available

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Daily rainfall WOC

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Calcium in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Chloride in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Potassium in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Magnesium in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Sodium in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Phosphate as P in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Nitrate as N in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Ammonium as N in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Sulphate as S in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Non-marine sulphate as S in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Acidity in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Conductivity 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
pH in precipitation 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available
Rainfall 01/01/1987 25/12/1999 Not available

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National Ammonia Monitoring Network

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
particulate ammonium 02/12/1998 - 1.5
gaseous ammonia (active) 03/09/1996 - 1.5

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Other Acid deposition measurements

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Nitrogen dioxide 02/02/1993 - 0.0
Nitrate as N in precipitation 09/11/1987 06/12/2000 Not available
Sulphur dioxide as S 01/01/1987 27/01/2004 Not available
Nitrogen dioxide as N 18/01/1987 30/03/1993 Not available
Nitric acid gas as N 09/11/1987 06/12/2000 Not available
Sum of ammonia and ammonium 01/01/1988 31/12/1997 Not available
Sum of nitric acid and nitrate 01/01/1988 31/12/1997 Not available
Chloride aerosol 15/11/1987 30/12/1997 Not available
Particulate ammonium 15/11/1987 30/12/1997 Not available
Sulphate as S aerosol 01/01/1987 30/12/1997 Not available
Particulate nitrate 15/11/1987 30/12/1997 Not available
Sodium aerosol 15/11/1987 30/12/1997 Not available

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PAH Andersen

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(a)anthracene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 1.5
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 1.5
Benzo(b+j)fluoranthene 01/01/1997 - Not available
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ac)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ah)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ah+ac)anthracene 01/01/1997 - Not available
1-Methyl anthracene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
1-Methyl Naphthalene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
1-Methyl phenanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
2-Methyl anthracene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
2-Methyl Naphthalene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
2-Methyl phenanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
4.5-Methylene phenanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
5-Methyl Chrysene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
9-Methyl anthracene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Acenaphthene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Acenaphthylene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Anthanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Anthracene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(e)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Benzo(ghi)perylene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Biphenyl 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Cholanthrene 01/01/1997 31/12/2011 1.5
Chrysene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Coronene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Fluoranthene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Fluorene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Perylene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Phenanthrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Pyrene 01/01/1997 - 1.5
Retene 01/01/1997 - 1.5

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PAH Digitel (solid phase)

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Benzo(a)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(a)anthracene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(b)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 2.0
Benzo(j)fluoranthene 01/01/2012 - 2.0
Benzo(b+j)fluoranthene 26/09/2007 31/12/2011 Not available
Benzo(k)fluoranthene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ac)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ah)anthracene 01/01/2012 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ah+ac)anthracene 26/09/2007 31/12/2011 Not available
5-Methyl Chrysene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Anthanthrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(b)naphtho(2,1-d)thiophene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(c)phenanthrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(e)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Benzo(ghi)perylene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Cholanthrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Chrysene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Coronene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Cyclopenta(c,d)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Dibenzo(al)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ae)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ai)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Dibenzo(ah)pyrene 26/09/2007 - 2.0
Perylene 26/09/2007 - 2.0

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Tomps

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
1234678 HpCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
1234678 HpCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
123478 HxCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
123478 HxCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
1234789 HpCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
123678 HxCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
123678 HxCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
12378 PeCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
12378 PeCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
123789 HxCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
123789 HxCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
234678 HxCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
23478 PeCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
2378 TCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
2378 TCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
334455-HexaCB (PCB_169) 01/01/1997 - Not available
33445-PentaCB (PCB_126) 01/01/1997 - Not available
3344-TetraCB (PCB_77) 01/01/1997 - Not available
3345-TetraCB (PCB_81) 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_100 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_119 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_138 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_153 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_154 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_166 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_17 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_183 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_196 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_197 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_28 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_32 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_35 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_37 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_47 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_47+99 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_49 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_66 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_71 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_75 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_77 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_85 01/01/1997 - Not available
BDE_99 01/01/1997 - Not available
OCDD 01/01/1997 - Not available
OCDF 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_104 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_105 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_110 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_114 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_118 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_123 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_138 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_141 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_149 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_151 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_153+132 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_155 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_156 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_157 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_158 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_167 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_170 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_174 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_18 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_180 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_183 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_187 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_188 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_189 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_194 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_199 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_203 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_22 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_31+28 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_41/64 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_44 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_49 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_52 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_60/56 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_70 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_74 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_87 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_90/101 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_95 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_99 01/01/1997 - Not available
PCB_SUM7PCB 01/01/1997 - Not available
SUM TEQ dioxins and furans 01/01/1997 - Not available

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Weekly rainfall (LOW)

Pollutant Start Date End Date Inlet Height (m)
Calcium in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Chloride in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Potassium in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Magnesium in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Sodium in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Phosphate as P in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Nitrate as N in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Ammonium as N in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Sulphate as S in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Non-marine sulphate as S in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Acidity in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Conductivity 15/04/1986 - 0.0
pH in precipitation 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Rainfall 15/04/1986 - 0.0
Fluorine 15/02/2012 - 0.0

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Networks measured at this monitoring site

The listing below shows the networks that this monitoring site belongs to. You can search for sites within these networks by clicking on their name, or use the network information links to find out more about them.

Network Search Further Details Get Data
Acid Gas and Aerosol Network UKEAP: Acid Gases & Aerosol Network About network CEH Website (External website)
Data Selector
Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN) Automatic Urban and Rural Monitoring Network (AURN) About network Latest pollution summary
Current Levels
Data Selector
Pre-Formatted Data Files
Daily rainfall WOC UKEAP: Precip-Net About network CEH Website (External website)
Network Information page
National Ammonia Monitoring Network UKEAP: National Ammonia Monitoring Network About network CEH Website (External website)
Data Selector
Other Acid deposition measurements UKEAP: Historic Aerosol measurements About network CEH Website (External website)
Network Information page
PAH Andersen PAH Andersen About network PAH data download page
PAH Digitel (solid phase) PAH Digitel (solid phase) About network PAH data download page
Tomps Not available About network Data Selector
TOMPS data download page
Weekly rainfall (LOW) UKEAP: Precip-Net About network CEH Website (External website)
Network Information page