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Twin Valley Lake
Iowa County, 136 Acres
One measure of a lakes health is the trophic state, which relates to the amount of algae in the water. The average summer trophic state for the last 5 years was 53 (Eutrophic) and was determined using satellite water clarity observations data. For a Reservoir lake, this is considered Good.
Twin Valley Lake was monitored by volunteers between 2005 and 2016. Volunteers monitor water clarity with a black and white Secchi disk. Volunteers are the source of the majority of Wisconsin's lake water quality data, and their dedication is greatly appreciated. Twin Valley Lake is also part of DNR's long term trend monitoring project. Additional monitoring has been done through projects funded in part by DNR Aquatic Invasive Species Grants. Reports and graphs featuring data collected by volunteers, DNR staff and others can be viewed below.
Water Quality Reports and Graphs
|Station Name||Station ID||Map||Max Year||Reports|
|Twin Valley Lake - Deep Hole||253127||Map||2016||Details|
|Twin Valley Lake Baseline||10015109||Map||2014||Details|