Large Scale Lake Planning
Marquette County is sponsoring a project to develop a Comprehensive Lake Management Plan for Crystal Lake.
Project final deliverables include: all data collected, agendas and minutes for planning meetings, and a lake management plan that includes methodologies, results, and management alternatives discussion with an implementation plan.
Specific project activities include: 1) Water quality and watershed analysis / modeling, 2) Fisheries assessment; 3) Aquatic plant surveys; 4) Dreissena mussel monitoring 5) Conduct sociologic survey; 6) Shoreline and coarse woody habitat assessment, 7) Public meetings and 8) development of Comprehensive LMP & obtain DNR approval.
Special Conditions: 1) All data shall be entered into the SWIMS database; 2) Draft sociological/user surveys must be reviewed and approved by the Department before being initiated.