Large Scale Lake Planning
Spread Eagle Chain of Lakes Association is sponsoring phased large scale lake planning grants to study North Lake, in Florence County The project will focus on developing a Lake Management Plan (LMP) for North Lake. Phase 2 will be submitted for funding during the Aug 1, 2012 grant cycle.
Phase 1 project activities include: 1) Gather and assess existing North 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 and water quality sampling; 5) Rare species assessment; 6) Educational program \2013 stakeholder survey, meetings, newsletter articles, and press releases; 7) Watercraft inspections.
Project deliverables include: 1) PI, water quality, rare species, frog and toad, angler's journal and watershed data; 2) Aquatic plant community and substrate maps; 3) Entered inspection data into SWIMS; 4) Aquatic plant vouchers; 5) Education materials.
Lakes Planning Grant
Lake Management Plan Development
Watershed Mapping or Assessment
Monitor Water Quality or Sediment
Aquatic Plant Monitoring or Survey
Issue News/Media Release
Watercraft Inspections Clean Boats, Clean Waters