TOWN OF PLUM LAKE: Town of Plum Lake Plan - Ph 1 Plum & West Plum Lakes

Purpose

The Town of Plum Lake is sponsoring a project which will focus on developing a Lake Management Plan (LMP) for Plum and West Plum Lakes. Project activities include: 1) Stakeholder participation \2013 stakeholder survey, planning meetings (up to 2), kick-off meeting, wrap-up meeting, news release(s), and newsletter article; 2) Water quality sampling and analysis; 3) Paleocore collection and analysis; 4) Watershed assessment and P load modeling; 5) Fisheries, Shoreline, and Coarse Woody Habitat assessment; 6) Professional Dreissena monitoring; 7) Aquatic plant surveys (PI survey, community mapping, and early-season AIS); 8) Data analysis; 9) Develop LMP. Project deliverables include: 1) Stakeholder survey, news release(s), and newsletter article; 2) Water chemistry and paleocore data; 3) Watershed maps and modeling data; 4) PI, shoreland and woody habitat data; 5) Aquatic plant community and AIS maps; 6) Aquatic plant vouchers; 7) LMP Specific conditions for this project: 1) Draft of stakeholder survey needs Dept review and approval; 2) Draft of LMP needs Dept review and approval. WDNR Lakes Management Coordinator will be provided with an electronic (pdf or word) copy of LMP, news release(s), newsletter article, stakeholder survey, data from PI survey, paleocore sampling, shoreland assessment, woody habitat assessment, watershed assessment and water quality sampling, all maps from project, all GIS data, and aquatic plant vouchers.

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Lakes Grant
Large Scale Lake Planning
LPL163617
2017
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Reports and Documents
Water Quality Data
This project was designed to systematically conduct studies on 10 lakes within the township over the course of three years, with two to four lakes being studied each year (Table 1.0-1 and Map 1).
Lake report of Plum lake.
Lake report of West Plum lake.
Public Participation Materials. July 2017- August 2020
Stakeholder Survey Response Charts and Comments.
Aquatic Plant Survey Data
Watershed Analysis WiLMS Results
 
Activities & Recommendations
Grant Awarded
The Town of Plum Lake is sponsoring a project which will focus on developing a Lake Management Plan (LMP) for Plum and West Plum Lakes. Project activities include: 1) Stakeholder participation \2013 stakeholder survey, planning meetings (up to 2), kick-off meeting, wrap-up meeting, news release(s), and newsletter article; 2) Water quality sampling and analysis; 3) Paleocore collection and analysis; 4) Watershed assessment and P load modeling; 5) Fisheries, Shoreline, and Coarse Woody Habitat assessment; 6) Professional Dreissena monitoring; 7) Aquatic plant surveys (PI survey, community mapping, and early-season AIS); 8) Data analysis; 9) Develop LMP.
 
Watershed
 
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