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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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2002: 35th Annual Report

 
 

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35th Annual Report CONTENTS

Section/Report Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

 2002 Otsego Lake water levels

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

Otsego lake limnological monitoring, 2002

M.F. Albright
6
Chlorophyll a concentrations in Otsego Lake, summer 2002
K. Wayman
16
Water quality monitoring of five major tributaries in the Otsego Lake watershed, summer 2002
H. Meehan
21

Fecal coliform monitoring in Otsego Lake, summer 2002

J. Martin
29
   

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Monitoring the water quality and fecal coliform bacteria in the upper Susquehanna River, summer 2002

S. Schlierman
34
   

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito Studies: Survey for treehole breeding mosquitoes

W.L. Butts
43

Mosquito Studies: Effectiveness of two models of light traps in sampling low level mosquito populations

W.L. Butts
47

 

   
VERTEBRATE MONITORING:
   
Bird list - Greenwoods Conservancy as of 1/1/03
E. Peterson
50
   
  REPORTS:  

Monitoring the effects of the Galerucella beetle as a biocontrol agent of purple loosetrife (Lythrum salicaria) in Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary, summer 2002

H. Meehan and M.F. Albright
54

Continued monitoring of Moe Pond after the unauthorized stocking of smallmouth and largemouth bass

R.J. Hamway
66

An update on lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) spawning activities in Otsego Lake

W.T. Tibbits
81

Walleye (Stizostidion vitreum) reintroduction update: Walleye stocking, gill netting, and electrofishing summary, 2000-2

M.D. Cornwell
91

Description of predator diets prior to and subsequent to walleye (Stizostidion vitreum) stocking during the day and at night in Otsego Lake

B. McDonnell and M.D. Cornwell
98

Summary of the trap net alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) catch in Rat Cove: 1989-2002

M.S. Gray and J.R. Foster
106

Alewife abundance, growth, and mortality in Otsego Lake 1996-2002

D.M. Warner, M.D. Cornwell, W. Tibbits, and M. Gray
121

Rat Cove and Brookwood Point littoral fish survey, 2002

K. Wayman
130

A survey of Otsego Lake zooplankton, summer 2002

J. Martin
137

The recent history of Otsego Lake, New York, as determined from analysis of diatoms in Otsego Lake

M.R. Arnold
145
First report of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) in Candarago Lake
T.G. Horvath and P.H. Lord
156

Longitudinal distribution of zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) veligers along Eaton Brook, Madison County, New York

T.G. Horvath and B.S. Brodie
159
Profundal cobble benthos in Otsego Lake
P.H. Lord and B. Durie
166
Physiochemical survey of Thayer Farm ponds
H. Meehan
170
Zackow Road wetland project: Wetland plant identification and delineation
M.S. Gray
174
Wetland delineation project: Little Pond, Thayer property
W.T. Tibbits
179
Third year of monitoring of leather-leaf (Chamaedaphne calyculata) and speckled alder (Alnus rugosa) cutting regime on plant biodiversity on Cranberry Bog
J.M. Harman
189
Evaluation of growth changes, related to a lake level increase, on near-lake hardwood trees at the Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary
S. Merzig
194
New record for Otsego Lake: Crisatella mucedo (Ectoprocta; Plumatellida; Cristatellidae)
P.H. Lord
205
The role of the SUNY Oneonta Biological Field Station in the Upper Susquehanna River watershed - Cooperstown area ecosystem restoration feasibility study and integrated environmental assessment
S.S. Fickbohm
206
A terrestrial invertebrate survey within the provinces of Guanecaste and San Jose, Costa Rica.
B.S. Brodie and P.G. Conde
213
The Otsego County nitrogen budget: A county-wide denitrification footprint with a feasibility study at Cooperstown, NY
Heather Burgess and Glen ReDavid
221
   

TECHNICAL REPORTS:

 
     

Technical Report #15: Aquatic macrophyte management plan facilitation: Moraine Lake, Madison County, NY 2002

W.N. Harman, M.F. Albright, P.H. Lord and J.M. Harman
227
Technical Report #16: Report on the fourth year of monitoring along the Volney-Marcy South power line right of way in Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2002
C.L. Tedesco
252

A survey of athropods along the Marcy South power line at Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2002

B.S. Brodie
274
Technical Report #17: Summary of water quality monitoring of the Otsego Lake watershed: 1998-2002
Scott S. Fickbohm
283

Technical Report #18: Augmentation of the "aquatic macrophyte moth" (Acentria ephemerella) into Lebanon Reservoir for control of Eurasian water-milfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) and follow-up monitoring of fish, insects, and water-milfoil

P.H. Lord
288