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TOWN OF PRESQUE ISLE: Oxbow Lake Limnological Baseline Study & APM Plan

The Town of Presque Isle is sponsoring a large scale lake planning grant to study Oxbow Lake in Vilas County with a study completion date of June 30, 2008. The Oxbow Lake Association is a project partner. The project will focus on developing an Aquatic Plant Management (APM) Plan. Project activities include: 1) Data review and project kick-off meeting, one site visit to discuss goals, and project final meeting 2) Develop public questionnaire and prepare educational article 3) Point-intercept (PI) survey of aquatic plants with 2 sets of pressed plants 4) Aquatic plant community mapping and analysis 5) Water quality sampling - secchi through citizen lake monitor and P, Chla, DO, and Temp during aquatic plant sampling 6) Watershed and land use analysis 7) Develop APM Plan Project deliverables include: 1) Public questionnaire and educational article 2) PI data and aquatic plant community and watershed maps 3) 2 sets of pressed aquatic plants (one set for lake group and second for Dept) 4) Water quality sampling results 5) APM Plan

Project Type LAKE_GRANT - Large Scale Lake Planning
Project ID LPL-1136-07
Year Started 2006
Status COMPLETE

Activities

  • Comprehensive Planning Studies

Final Report and Products