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Kenosha County, 69 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 66 (Eutrophic) and was determined using satellite water clarity observations data. For a Shallow Headwater lake, this is considered Fair. Shallow lakes are those that do not stratify during the summer months, so the water near the surface may be impacted by resuspension of sediments. If a lake's watershed is less than 4 square miles, the lake is classified as a Headwater Lake.
George Lake was monitored by volunteers between 1988 and 2013. 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. 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|
|George Lake - Deep Hole||303056||Map||2015||Details|
|George Lake - George Lake||304001||Map||1979||Details|