Central Plains Center for Bioassessment
EMAP Lake Survey (2007)
|Date||January 2007 - December 2007|
|Location||Nebraska and Kansas|
Throughout the country, 909 lakes were randomly chosen to be sampled using Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Program methods. CPCB assessed the ecological conditions of 18 lakes in Nebraska and 18 lakes in Kansas. Wyoming also sampled 18 lakes in Nebraska. More info at http://water.epa.gov/type/lakes/lakessurvey_index.cfm or download this pre-survey factsheet.
Please contact EPA or Debbie Baker.
FINAL REPORT - Click here to download from EPA (118pp, 8MB).
Training Logistics (at KBS)
Field manual (Mar 2007)
QAPP (22 May 2007)
Site evaluation guidelines (27 pg manual, pdf)
Revists and duplicates (June 2007)
Shipping zooplankton and macroinvertebrates
Errata compiled by CPCB
The 36 sites in Nebraska & Kansas. Click map for larger view. Click here for list of sites (.xls).
Anne Leaser recording data at Mother Lake, and Bob Everhart driving the boat around Red Deer Lake, both in the Nebraska Sandhills.