Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 14 OF 31
|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.|
|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|
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.