Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 16 OF 31
|Main Title||Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program, 1990. Volume 4. West-Central Illinois Region.|
|Author||Burns, A. J. ;|
|CORP Author||Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Div. of Water Pollution Control.|
|Additional Subjects||Water quality data ; Water pollution sampling ; Lakes ; Environmental monitoring ; Environmental Protection Agency ; Illinois ; State programs ; Regional analysis ; Ranking ; Graphs(Charts) ; Tables(Data) ; Water quality management ; Transparence ; Volunteers ; Field tests ; Citizen participation ; Westcentral Region(Illinois) ; Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program ; Secchi disc transparency|
The report is Vol. IV of a series of 7 reports summarizing Illinois EPA's 1990 Illinois Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program (VLMP). It provides a summary of 1990 VLMP lakes in West-Central Illinois a program overview, volunteer participation, and a ranking of lakes on a regional basis. Forty-four volunteers recorded total depth, Secchi disc transparency, and field observations for 21 lakes in West-Central Illinois between May and October, 1990. Average transparencies ranged from 7-89 inches. Volunteer water quality samples were collected at 8 lakes once every month from May thru October and ambient lake data, collected by IEPA staff, is presented for 5 lakes.