Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 17 OF 17
|Main Title||Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program, 1987. Volume 5: East-Central Illinois Region.|
|Author||Hawes, J. ; Thomas, N. W. ; Wood, V. ;|
|CORP Author||Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Div. of Water Pollution Control.|
|Additional Subjects||Monitoring ; Lakes ; Illinois ; Water pollution ; Citizen participation ; Assessments ; Transparence ; Watersheds ; Depth ; Observations ; Field tests ; Tables(Data) ; Graphs(Charts) ; Trophic level ; Volunteers ; Secchi disc transparency ; Eastern Region(Illinois)|
The report is Vol. 5 of a series of 7 reports summarizing Illinois EPA's 1987 Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program (VLMP). It provides a program overview, a summary of 1987 VLMP lakes in East-Central Illinois, including a discussion of lake characteristics, volunteer participation, and a ranking of lakes on a regional basis. East-Central Illinois results are compared to statewide statistics. Lake assessment information from the Illinois Water Quality Report 1986-1987 for East-Central VLMP lakes is provided and briefly discussed. Lake/watershed management strategies are described. Sixty-six volunteers recorded total depth, Secchi disc transparency, and field observations for 28 lakes in East-Central Illinois between May and October, 1987.