Large Scale Lake Planning
Lakes Planning Report
The Lac Courte Oreilles Conservation Department proposes to conduct a water quality monitoring study on and complete an annualized phosphorus budget for Grindstone Lake, Sawyer County. The project activities include; 1) conduct monthly water quality monitoring on four in-lake sites, one tributary site, and the lake outlet from May through October, 2) collect runoff event samples from the tributary site, 3) complete an annualized phosphorus budget for Grindstone Lake utilizing watershed land use data and phosphorus export coefficients, and 4) complete an interim Phase 1 report summarizing project activities. Project deliverables include an interim Phase 1 report summarizing water quality data information, and the annualized phosphorus budget. The Department of Natural Resources will be provided with both a paper copy and an electronic copy of the final report. The project results will be disseminated to the public by newsletter(s), public meeting(s), and local newspaper articles.
Monitor Water Quality or Sediment
Nutrient Budget Development