Large Scale Lake Planning
Lakes Planning Report
The Pipe Lake Property Owners Association will conduct a comprehensive lake management planning project involving a study and evaluation of North Pipe Lake in Polk County. Project activities includes; conducting an in-lake water quality monitoring survey, conducting an aquatic plant survey, conducting a watershed runoff survey, conducting a shoreland habitat conditions survey, conducting a wildlife observation survey, conducting a watershed analysis and developing a nutrient budget, developing a model for calculating lake response to phosphorus loadings, conducting an information and education program, and the development of a comprehensive lake management plan.
Specific deliverables for this grant project include:
1. A final technical comprehensive lake management plan and report that covers all project activities.
2. A final non-technical summary report in a newsletter form that can be widely distributed to lake users and lake residents.
Lake Management Plan Development
Comprehensive Planning Studies
Monitor Water Quality or Sediment