Water Quality Monitoring - Lake Windermere South

This dataset forms part of the Lake Windermere Monitoring Project, which aims to monitor water based on community concerns. It includes weekly field measurements of water depth, temperature, pH, dissolved oxygen, conductivity and turbidity, as well as monthly laboratory measurements of pH and dissolved and total phosphorous. Measurements are taken at a depth of 1 metre from the water surface.

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Data Collection Organization Lake Windermere Ambassadors
Data Steward Email info@lakeambassadors.ca
Citation Lake Windermere Ambassadors (2020). Water Quality Monitoring - Lake Windermere South. Columbia Basin Water Hub (Dataset). Invermere.
Dataset Upload Year 2021
Start Date 2011-06-06
End Date 2020-09-15
Funding Description Funding for this program was generously provided by Columbia Valley Local Conservation Fund, the District of Invermere , the Regional District of East Kootenay, the Columbia Basin Trust’s Environment Large Grants program, and LUSH Charity Foundation. Additional funding support for our 2020 programs came from the Real Estate Foundation of BC, Canada Summer Jobs, the Columbia Basin Watershed Network, and BC Community Gaming Grants.
Data Disclaimer No warranty or guarantee exists that the information is accurate, complete, current, or suitable for any purpose. The individual user must confirm the accuracy of the data and whether it will be appropriate for their purpose.
Data Type Lake
Keywords Water Quality,Lentic,Lake,Community-based monitoring,Water temperature,Technical Research Grade
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of location Lake Windermere South, Lake Windermere, Columbia-Kootenay Headwaters BC
Latitude 50.41659
Longitude -115.94283