Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 17 OF 31
|Main Title||Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program, 1990. Volume 5. East-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 ; Volunteers ; Depth ; Field tests ; Water quality management ; Environmental Protection Agency ; Illinois ; Transparence ; State programs ; Tables(Data) ; Graphs(Charts) ; Ranking ; Citizen participation ; Eastcentral Region(Illinois) ; Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program ; Secchi disc transparency|
The report is Vol. V of a series of 7 reports summarizing Illinois EPA's 1990 Illinois Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program (VLMP). It provides a program overview, summary of 1990 VLMP lakes in East-Central Illinois volunteer participation and a ranking of lakes on a regional basis. Fifty-eight volunteers recorded total depth, Secchi disc transparency, and field observations for 28 lakes in East-Central Illinois between May and October, 1990. Average transparencies ranged from 9-105 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 five lakes.