LAKE REDSTONE PROTECTION DISTRICT: Lake Redstone Data Collection and Evaluation

Purpose

The Lake Redstone P&R District is sponsoring a project to locate and compile all existing lake and watershed data and reports to facilitate future development of a Comprehensive Lake Management Plan. Project final deliverables include: a strategic planning document that contains a list of data and reports collected, recommendations for future sampling, and a list of known and potential watershed projects. Specific project activities include: locating and organizing all available water quality and watershed data for Lake Redstone, and getting these materials assembled to prepare for a comprehensive management plan. Special Conditions: Not applicable. This scope summarizes the project detail provided in the application and does not negate tasks/deliverables described therein. Data, records, and reports, including GIS-based maps, and digital images, must be submitted to the Department in a format specified by the regional Lake Biologist. If consultant is to provide final report, it is recommended that Grantee provide DNR Lake Coordinator with a draft for comment on report adequacy prior to making final payment to the consultant. DNR to receive both paper and electronic .pdf copies of the final report along with, or prior to submission of grantee's final payment request.

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Lakes Grant
Small Scale Lake Planning
SPL36216
2016
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Reports and Documents
The purpose of this project is to begin the process of developing a Comprehensive Lake Management Plan to address water quality in Lake Redstone. While not exactly a TMDL, a Comprehensive Lake Management Plan addresses as many of the sources of lake degradation as possible including nutrient loading (natural and human derived sources), non-native invasive species, land use near the lake and within the larger watershed, aquatic plants and algae, and lake use.
 
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Grant Awarded
The Lake Redstone P&R District is sponsoring a project to locate and compile all existing lake and watershed data and reports to facilitate future development of a Comprehensive Lake Management Plan. Project final deliverables include: a strategic planning document that contains a list of data and reports collected, recommendations for future sampling, and a list of known and potential watershed projects. Specific project activities include: locating and organizing all available water quality and watershed data for Lake Redstone, and getting these materials assembled to prepare for a comprehensive management plan.