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7027 State Hwy 80
Springfield, NY
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Springfield, NY

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Springfield, NY

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Springfield, NY

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Hartwick, NY 13348

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Cooperstown, NY

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2004: 37th Annual Report

 
 

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37th Annual Report CONTENTS

Section/Report Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

2004 Otsego Lake water levels

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

Otsego lake limnological monitoring, 2004

M.F. Albright
6
Chlorophyll a concentrations in Otsego Lake, summer 2004
K. Murray
15
Water quality monitoring of five major tributaries in the Otsego Lake watershed, summer 2004
K. Murray and P. Leonard
28
   

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Monitoring the water quality and fecal coliform bacteria in the upper Susquehanna River, summer 2004

J. Hill
36
   

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito Studies: Site Records

W.L. Butts
45
Mosquito Studies: Light trap collection of adults
W.L. Butts
47
Mosquito Studies: Sampling for Coquillettidia perturbans (Walker) larvae
W.L. Butts
49

 

   
VERTEBRATE MONITORING:
   
Avian Observations - Greenwoods Conservancy
W.L. Butts
51
   
  REPORTS:  

Hydroacoustic survey of Otsego Lake

T.E. Brooking and M.D. Cornwell
53

Summer 2004 trap net monitoring of the fish communisty in the littoral zone at Brookwood Point and Rat Cove

P.R. Leonard and J. Cheever
59

Monitoring of total phosphorus and total suspended solids during and after the use of the Aqua Cleaner™ in a Fly Creek pond

K. Murray
65

High-resolution, seismic reflection survey of the upper sediments in Otsego Lake, New York

D.A. Wood and J.D. Halfman
68

Diet analysis of predator fish in Otsego Lake prior and subsequent to walleye (Sander virtreus) stocking; day vs. night, 2004

J. Cheever
83

Further evaluation of the lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) spawning habitat in Otsego Lake

W. Tibbits
92

Diet of lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) following alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) introduction in Otsego Lake, NY

J. Collins
101

A report on the evaluation of changes in water quality in a stream following the implementation of agricultural best management practices

M.F. Albright
105

Fifth annual report on the status of Moe Pond following the stocking of Micropterous salmoides and M. dolomieui

K. Lopata
117
Benthic macroinvertebrate survey of Oaks Creek, Otsego County, NY, during the initial stages of zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) colonization
L. Hingula
128

Survey of veliger and adult zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) in Goodyear Lake

S. Armstrong
137
Characterization of rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) spawning in Mohican Canyon, 2004
M.D. Cornwell
144
The fish fauna of Weaver and Young Lake tributaries, with the first record of the brook stickleback (Culaea inconstans) in the Otsego Lake watershed
S.R. Jameieson, T.J. Somerville, and J.R. Foster
148
The invasion of the central mudminnow (Umbra limi) into the Otsego Lake watershed
T.J. Somerville, S.R. Jamieson, and J.R. Foster
154
Monitoring purple loosetrife (Lythrum salicaria) control using Galerucella spp. in Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary, 2004
M.F. Albright
158
Report on the 6th year of monitoring vegetative succession along the Volney-South power line right of way in Greenwoods Conservancy, summer 2004
B.J. Bushen
164
   

TECHNICAL REPORTS:

 
     

Technical Report #22: Aquatic macrophyte management plan facilitation: Moraine Lake, Madison County, NY 2004

W.N. Harman, M.F. Albright, and K. Blanchard
172
Upper Susquehanna River Watershed - Cooperstown Area Ecosystem Restoration Feasibility Study and Integrated Environmental Assessment: Post-restoration water quality and wildlife analysis of the FABADS sites (2003-2004)
S.S. Fickbohm
198