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Survey for National Volunteer Monitoring Directory


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Monitoring program names:
Lake Kanasatka Watershed Association

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


Contact Information
Name:Antonia VonGottbergStreet:P.O. Box 774
City: Center HarborState: New Hampshire
Zip Code:03226-0906Phone: 603 253-6163
Email:von.gottberg@verizon.netWeb site1:http://www.kanasatka.org/
Fax: 603 253-8718Web site2:


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

Number of Active volunteers (excluding school classes):6
For programs that work with schools: Teachers Number:0 Students Number:0

Approx. annual monitoring budget: $1000 Year monitoring began: 1980

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

Does program have a written QA (quality assurance) plan?No 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?Yes

Counties in which you monitor:


Program description:
Lake Kanasatka Watershed Association monitors for standard water quality parameters and for trend assessment.

Environments monitored:
Lake or Pond

Physical/chemical monitoring:
Alkalinity, Conductivity, Hardness, Hydrocarbons, Nitrogen, pH, Rainfall, Secchi transparency, Water temp.


Biological monitoring:
Chlorophyll

Exotic/Invasive Species:


Additional activities:


Restoration activities:




Data Uses
EducationOur program
AdvocacyOur program
Research  
Community organizingOur program
Screen for problemsOur program
Establish baseline conditionsOur program
Nonpoint source assessmentOur program
BMP evaluation 
Land use decisions 
Watershed planning 
Plan restoration projects 
EnforcementOur program
Legislation 
Shellfish bed closures 
Swimming advisories 
State 305(b) report 
Other
 

 

 
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