Large Scale Lake Planning
Lab costs for grant received by Bear Lake Protection and Rehabilitation District.
Bear Lake P&R District is sponsoring a large scale lake planning grant to study Bear Lake, in Oneida County. The project will focus on developing a Lake Management Plan (LMP) for Bear Lake.
Project activities include: 1) Gather and assess existing Bear Lake info.; 2) Volunteer frog and toad monitoring and angler\2019s journal program; 3) PI aquatic plant survey, community and substrate mapping and analysis; 4) Watershed assessment, riparian habitat assessment and water quality sampling; 5) Rare species assessment; 6) AIS survey; 7) Educational program \2013 lake user survey, meetings, newsletter articles, \201Cfloating\201D workshop, and press releases; 8) Develop LMP.