Central Plains Center for Bioassessment

EMAP Lake Survey (2007)

The 36 sites in Nebraska & Kansas. Click map for larger view. Click here for list of sites (.xls).
Date January 2007 - December 2007
Contact Debbie Baker
Location Nebraska and Kansas

Summary

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.

Data

Please contact EPA or Debbie Baker.

Analysis, Results, or Reports

FINAL REPORT - Click here to download from EPA (118pp, 8MB).

PROTOCOLS

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

Maps, Images, or Photos


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.

Staff

Donald Huggins

Debbie Baker