Tanal Lake (TAN01)

Long-term monitoring on Tanal Lake was established in 2022 to track changes in water quality and quantity in the face of climate change.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset Collection Organization Living Lakes Canada
Dataset Steward Email cbwaterhub@livinglakescanada.ca
Dataset Citation Heather Shaw. (2022). Tanal Lake (TAN01) [Data set]. Columbia Basin Water Hub. https://doi.org/10.48511/qcze-s712
Dataset Upload Year 2023
Dataset Earliest Record Start Date 2022-08-10
Dataset Latest Record End Date 2022-10-07
Dataset Funding Description This data collection was made possible with the support of the following funders: The Ministry of BC, the Alpine Club of Canada and Valhalla Mountain Touring
Dataset Data Disclaimer No warranty or guarantee exists that the information is accurate, complete, current, or suitable for any purpose. Instrument accuracy may be limited. The individual user must confirm the accuracy of the data and whether it will be appropriate for their purpose.
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of dataset location This data was collected at Tanal Lake in Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park, B.C. The lake sits at 1797 masl and is situated in the Engelmann Spruce - Subalpine Fir (ESSF) biogeoclimatic zone. It is fed by precipitation and snow melt and marks the headwaters of Enterprise Creek.
Dataset Type Lake
Dataset Keywords High Elevation,Hydrology,Lake,Lentic,Water Level,Water temperature
Dataset Latitude 49.780292
Dataset Longitude -117.209034
Dataset DOI https://doi.org/10.48511/qcze-s712
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