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Survey for National Volunteer Monitoring Directory


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Monitoring program names:
Carlton County Lake Assessment Program

Affiliation, if you are part of a national, statewide, or regional network (e.g., Izaak Walton League, Texas Watch):



Contact Information
Name:Brian Hayden Street:P.O. Box 220
City: CarltonState: Minnesota
Zip Code:55718-Phone: 218 384-9178
Email:brhayden@cp.duluth.mn.usWeb site1:http://
Fax: 218 384-9123Web site2:


Does your program serve as an "umbrella" organization for smaller monitoring groups? No

Number of Active volunteers (excluding school classes):16
For programs that work with schools: Teachers Number:0 Students Number:0

Approx. annual monitoring budget: $2500 Year monitoring began: 1996

Sources of funding or in-kind support
Federal GovernmentX State GovernmentX Local Government
Foundations BusinessesX Memberships
Donations Grass roots fundraising (events, solicitations, etc.)Other:

Does program have a written QA (quality assurance) plan?Yes Is it state-approved?No
EPA-approved? No

Does program have monitoring-related publications you are willing to share with, or sell to, other groups?No

Counties in which you monitor:


Program description:
Carlton County Lake Assessment Program is establishing water quality baseline data for lakes within our county.

Environments monitored:
Lake or Pond, River or Stream

Physical/chemical monitoring:
Conductivity, Nitrogen, Rainfall, Water temp.


Biological monitoring:
Chlorophyll

Exotic/Invasive Species:


Additional activities:


Restoration activities:




Data Uses
EducationLocal government
AdvocacyLocal government
Research  
Community organizingLocal government
Screen for problemsLocal government
Establish baseline conditionsLocal government, State government
Nonpoint source assessment 
BMP evaluation 
Land use decisions 
Watershed planning 
Plan restoration projects 
Enforcement 
Legislation 
Shellfish bed closures 
Swimming advisories 
State 305(b) report 
Other
 

 

 
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