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Cooperstown, NY 13326
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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
Averill Rd.
Cooperstown, NY

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2000: 33rd Annual Report

 
 

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33rd Annual Report CONTENTS

Section/Report Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

 2000 Otsego Lake water levels

W.N. Harman & K.S. Ernst
4

Otsego lake limnological monitoring, 2000

M.F. Albright
6

Water quality monitoring of five major tributaries in the Otsego Lake watershed, summer 2000

M.M. Miner
17
   

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Monitoring the water quality and fecal coliform bacteria in the upper Susquehanna River, summer 2000

K. Hill
28
   

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito Studies - Upper Site, summer 2000

W.L. Butts
36

Mosquito Studies - Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2000

W.L. Butts
37
A survey of arthropods along the Marcy-South power line at Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2000
B. Brodie
40

 

   
VERTEBRATE MONITORING:
   
Bird list - Greenwoods Conservancy as of 1/18/01
E. Peterson
45
   
  REPORTS:  

Monitoring trophic changes following the reintroduction of walleye (Stizostidion vitreum) to Otsego Lake: An executive summary

M.D. Cornwell
49

Chlorophyll a analysis of Otsego Lake, summer 2000

B. Durie
52

Study of the Otsego Lake zooplankton communisty prior to walleye (Stizostidion vitreum) stocking, summer 2000

G. Morgan
58

Comparative age and growth of centrarchid fishes in Otsego Lake following the introduction of alewives

M.S. Gray
66

The impact of the introduction of alewives on the ice fishery at Otsego Lake

J.R. Foster, S.D Bathrick, and M.D. Cornwell
75

The impact of alewife introduction on the socio-economic value of the Otsego Lake ice fishery

J.R. Foster, M.S. Gray, and M.D. Cornwell
84

The current status of the Rat Cove fish communisty, summer 2000

H. Meehan
92

Lake trout (Salvelinus namycush) spawning survey off Bissel Point in Otsego Lake

P.H. Lord and M.D. Cornwell
104

Consequences and management strategies concerning the unauthorized stocking of smallmouth and largemouth bass in Moe Pond

W.T. Tibbits
108

Threats to the biodiversity of northeastern North American lakes: Aquariums and garden ponds

P.H. Lord
121

Does sunfish predation foil augmentation of the weevil (Euhrychiopsis leconti) for the biocontrol of watermilfoiol (Myriophyllum spicatum)

M.D. Cornwell
134

Herbivore abundance and distribution on (Myriophyllum spicatum) in Hodges Pond, Neawha Park, Oneonta, NY and Rat Cove, Otsego Lake, Cooperstown, NY

C. Ward
141
Population survey of the fresh-water mussels (Unionidae) of Otsego Lake
L. Ferrara
147
Attempts to evaluate stream water quality using macrobenthic invertebrate indicators
R. Birdsall
154
Index to organisms appearing in "A Self-Guided tour of the Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary"
L. Vita
160
Impact evaluation of Galerucella spp. as a biocontrol agent of purple loosetrife (Lythrum salicaria) in Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary
S. Fickbohm
165
The effects of leather-leaf (Chamaedaphne calyculata) and speckled alder (Alnus rugosa) on plant biodiversity on Cranberry Bog
A. Saba
179
Monitoring of fecal coliform levels in Otsego Lake and its watershed
J. Green
183
The unionid fauna of special interest in the Neversink River in the vicinity of Route 209, Orange County, New York
W.N. Harman, P.H. Lord, L. Ferrara and J.M. Harman
190
Otsego Lake watershed issues and concerns: A report on survey findings (draft)
M.J. Pfeffer
197
   

TECHNICAL REPORTS:

 
     

Technical Report #9: Aquatic macrophyte management plan facilitation: Moraine Lake, Madison County, NY 2000

W.N. Harman, M.F. Albright, P.H. Lord and M. Miller
228
Technical Report #10: The aquatic macrophyes of Madison County: A preliminary survey of nine selected lakes
W.N. Harman, P.H. Lord, and M.F. Albright
265
Technical Report #11: Report on the second year of monitoring the New York Power Authority transmission line right-of-way within Greenwoods Conservancy, Otsego County, New York, 2000
 

Monitoring vegetative succession by percent cover and species diversity on established transects across the Volney-Marcy South right of way though Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2000

S. Fickbohm
312