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1 UNITED STATES FISH AND WILDLIFE - LAKE FISH AND WATER QUALITY FIELD NOTES Lake Name : Date : Time Start DATA RECORDER(S) : Time End Team Members SAMPLES COLLECTED WATER CHEMISTRY Unfiltered MeHg equip blank Unfiltered for methyl mercury Lake Edge Habitat Conditions and Weather Weather (circle 4): Clear PartlyCloudy Cloudy Light Medium Heavy Rain Calm Light Breeze Gusty Windy Cold Warm Hot Other Filtered for metal scan Filtered equipment blank WATER QUALITY Unfiltered for turbidity Unfiltered for nutrients Filtered for hardness Filtered for nutrients FISH TISSUES Fish fillets for methyl mercury Fish fillets for metal scan Fish remainders for metal scan EDGE HABITAT CONDITIONS AT EACH CARDINAL (N,S,E,W) DIRECTION: Edge Site (Latitude Longitude ) Bank Stability: stable/vegetated some sloughing sparse veg/instable bare/sloughed Bottom Substrate: bedrock cobble gravel sand silt organic other Aquatic Vegetation: patchy lined edge cattails/rushes grasses periphyton Comments: Edge Site (Latitude Longitude ) Bank Stability: stable/vegetated some sloughing sparse veg/instable bare/sloughed Bottom Substrate: bedrock cobble gravel sand silt organic other Aquatic Vegetation: patchy lined edge cattails/rushes grasses periphyton Comments: Other Observations: (Codes: 0-none 1-mild 2-moderate 3-serious 4-extreme) (option: LEAVE BLANK IF NONE) Floating debris Floating garbage Floating algae mats Fish kill Detergent suds Odors Oil-grease Checked by : Date Edge Site (Latitude Longitude ) Bank Stability: stable/vegetated some sloughing sparse veg/instable bare/sloughed Bottom Substrate: bedrock cobble gravel sand silt organic other Aquatic Vegetation: patchy lined edge cattails/rushes grasses periphyton Comments: Edge Site (Latitude Longitude ) Bank Stability: stable/vegetated some sloughing sparse veg/instable bare/sloughed Bottom Substrate: bedrock cobble gravel sand silt organic other Aquatic Vegetation: patchy lined edge cattails/rushes grasses periphyton Comments: Appendix H - Page of 8

2 US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE - WATER QUALITY DEVICE CALIBRATION NOTES Lake Name : Date RECORDER(S) GPS Manufacturer: Model: Serial No. Settings: : Using multiprobe? Yes No (if so, fill information below only once) Manufacturer: Model: Serial No. : ph Manufacturer: Model: Serial No. : ph Buffer Buffer Temp C Initial Reading Adj. Reading Remarks.... SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE Manufacturer: Model: Serial No. : Standard value Std Temp C Initial Reading Adj. Reading Remarks DISSOLVED OXYGEN Manufacturer: Model: Serial No. : Calibration: Air Calibration using Site Water Air Calibration using De-ionized Water Air Calibration using sponge D.O. Zero Check (using zero D.O. solution) Yes No Calibration by Winkler Titration Thermister Check Yes No Absolute Barometric Pressure mm Hg; Salinity Correction Factor H 2O Temp. C Chart D.O. /Sat. mg/l stirrer used? Yes No if yes, magnetic stirrer manually stirred Meter D.O. /Sat. mg/l; Adjusted to (if correction factor applicable) BALANCE Spring scale: Manufacturer: Model: Serial No.:. Calibration Mass grams Mass Before grams Mass After grams Electronic Scale: Manufacturer: Model: Serial No.:. Calibration Mass grams Mass Before grams Mass After grams TURBIDIMETER Manufacturer: Model: Serial No.:. Primary Calibration Date? Secondary Calibration Standard (0-10) Reading Secondary Calibration Standard (10-100) Reading Secondary Calibration Standard ( ) Reading Calibration Notes and Remarks: Appendix H - Page of 8

3 US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE LAKE LIMNOLOGY AND WATER QUALITY MEASUREMENT NOTES Lake Name : Date Collection Team RECORDER(S) Station 1 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 2 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 3 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 4 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Appendix H - Page of 8

4 Station 5 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 6 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 7 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 8 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Appendix H - Page of 8

5 Station 9 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 10 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 11 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 12 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Appendix H - Page of 8

6 Station 13 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 14 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 15 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Station 16 (mark on map) Latitude Longitude Appendix H - Page of 8

7 US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE - FISH QUALITY MEASUREMENT NOTES Lake Name : Date Electrofishing Settings : Shocking Seconds Time Begin &End Collection Team RECORDER(S) Species Name: Fish # Length (mm) Weight (g) Fillet Wt Offal Wt Health Notes Avg: Avg: Sum: Sum: # Redo Species Name: Fish # Length (mm) Weight (g) Fillet Wt Offal Wt Health Notes Avg: Avg: Sum: Sum: Species Name: Fish # Length (mm) Weight (g) Fillet Wt Offal Wt Health Notes Avg: Avg: Sum: Sum: Species Name: Fish # Length (mm) Weight (g) Fillet Wt Offal Wt Health Notes Avg: Avg: Sum: Sum: # Redo Appendix H - Page of 8

8 Use this page to draw map with the Lake Limnology and Water Quality Measurement Notes Please Note NORTH US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE LAKE MAP Lake Name : Date Appendix H - Page of 8

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