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5838 State Hwy 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Phone: 607-547-8778
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THAYER FARM COMPLEX
Lakeside Farm &
Upland Interpretive Center

7027 State Hwy 80
Springfield, NY
(physical address)

Thayer Boathouse
7016 State Hwy 80
Springfield, NY

Rum Hill
Thurston Hill Rd.
Springfield, NY

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Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary
7290 State Hwy 80
Springfield, NY

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Greenwoods Conservancy
824 Zachow Rd.
Hartwick, NY 13348

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Upper Research Site
Otsego, NY

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1994: 27th Annual Report

 
 

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27th Annual Report CONTENTS

 

Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

1994 Otsego Lake water levels

W.N. Harman & K.S. Ernst

5

Otsego Lake limnological monitoring, 1994

W.N. Harman

11

 

 

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Water quality of the upper Susquehanna River, summer 1994

C. Moriarty, M. Goldberg, J. Nash, M. Albright, L. Sohacki and W.N. Harman

17

Zebra musel (Dreissena polymorpha) monitoring program in the upper Susquehanna River

M. Goldberg

23

 

 

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito studies - Upper site

W.L. Butts

32

Mosquito studies - Greenwoods. Survey of area adjacent to Cranberry Bog

W.L. Butts

34

 

 

 

VERTEBRATE MONITORING:

 

 

Relative abundance and species composition of fish in Shadow Brook, Otsego County, New York

T.P. Bassista and J. Foster

37

Preliminary analysis of the impact of stream channelization on Leatherstocking Creek

J. Foster and D. Sickles

45

Spawning success of male pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) in Otsego Lake

J.P. Hakala

53

1994 avian observations at Rum Hill and the Upper Site

M.A. Sharick

59

 

 

 

REPORTS:

 

Sediment deposition and redeposition in the littoral and profundal zones of Otsego Lake

K.E. France and M. Albright

66

The relative effects of recreational boating and wind conditions on perturbation of sediments on littoral substrates in Otsego Lake

K.E. France and M. Albright

76

Hydrocarbon and herbicide analysis of Otsego Lake water

M. Goldberg

85

An analysis of the benthic macroinvertebrates of Otsego Lake at one-half meter depth

J. Fiorella

92

A note regarding the potential value of pulverized glass as an environmentally friendly abrasive for winter roads

M. Albright, J. Homburger, and R. Rosen

98

A vascular plant survey of Weaver Lake, Herkimer Co., N.Y.

T. Austin

100

A biological survey of Cranberry Bog, Greenwoods Conservancy

L. Taylor

105

A floral survey of quadrats D2 and D3 at Greenwoods Conservancy

D.A. King

125

A floral survey of quadrats E1 and E2 at Greenwoods Conservancy

A.M. Meyers

135

Moe Pond drainage: estimated monthly water budget

M. McCoy

142

Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) search in Susquehanna River tributaries, September, 1994

K. Illsley

150

Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) population distribution in the Mohawk River system: A pilot study

M. Albright and M. Goldberg

154

Impacts of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) on te benthic community in Kashong Bay, Seneca Lake, Ontario County, New York: 1992-1994

W.N. Harman and M. Goldberg

158