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Main Title Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program, 1990. Volume 2. Northwestern Illinois Region.
Author Burns, A. J. ;
CORP Author Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Div. of Water Pollution Control.
Publisher Apr 91
Year Published 1991
Report Number IEPA/WPC/91-61B;
Stock Number PB91-210757
Additional Subjects Water quality data ; Environmental monitoring ; Water pollution sampling ; Lakes ; Volunteers ; Citizen participation ; Illinois ; Regional analysis ; Environmental Protection Agency ; Transparence ; Field tests ; Ranking ; Graphs(Charts) ; Tables(Data) ; State programs ; Water quality management ; Northwest Region(Illinois) ; Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program ; Secchi Disc Transparency
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB91-210757 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 47p
The report is Vol. II of a series of 7 reports summarizing Illinois EPA's 1990 Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program (VLMP). It provides a summary of 1990 VLMP lakes in Northwestern Illinois a program overview, volunteer participation, and a ranking of lakes on a regional basis. Thirty volunteers recorded total depth, Secchi disc transparency, and field observations for 19 lakes in Northwestern Illinois between May and October, 1990. Average transparencies ranged from 12-109 inches. Volunteer water quality samples were collected at 9 lakes once every month from May thru October and ambient lake data, collected by IEPA staff, is presented for 2 lakes.