Large Scale Lake Planning
Buffalo County proposes to determine the distribution and environmental quality of the sediments in Rieck's Lake.
The project objectives, activities and deliverables include: 1) Resurveying historic USACE silt ranges, 2) Determine sedimentation rates since 1993 Faulkner resurvey of silt ranges, 3) Assess changes in distribution flow paths, 4) Determine the physical, chemical and environmental conditions of sediments within Rieck's lake, and 5) Produce at least one map illustrating the elevations of sediment along established silt ranges. The map will include locations of sediment sampling.
The Department will be provided with a paper and electronic copy of the final report.
Monitor or Assess Watershed Condition
Lakes Planning Grant
Watershed Mapping or Assessment
Monitor Water Quality or Sediment