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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.
Publisher Apr 90
Year Published 1990
Report Number IEPA/WPC/90-106D;
Stock Number PB90-220427
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)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB90-220427 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 08/27/1990
Collation 73p
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.