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RECORD NUMBER: 265 OF 293
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program, 1989. 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||Monitoring ; Lakes ; Water pollution ; Citizen participation ; Depth ; Transparence ; Color ; Algae ; Suspended sediments ; Aquatic weeds ; Nitrogen ; Ammonium compounds ; Phosphorus ; Temperature ; Oxygen ; Dissolved gases ; Ranking ; Alkalinity ; Tables(Data) ; Water quality data ; Trophic level ; West-Central Region(Illinois)|
The report is Vol. 4 of a series of 7 reports summarizing Illinois EPA's 1989 Illinois Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program (VLMP). It provides a summary of 1989 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 28 lakes in West-Central Illinois between May and October, 1989. Average transparencies ranged from 11-127 inches. Volunteer water quality samples were collected at 12 lakes once every month from May thru October and ambient lake data, collected by IEPA staff, is presented for six lakes.