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Main Laboratory
5838 State Hwy 80
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Phone: 607-547-8778
Fax: 607-547-5114

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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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2005: 38th Annual Report

 
 

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38th Annual Report CONTENTS

Section/Report Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

2005 Otsego Lake water levels

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

Otsego lake limnological monitoring, 2005

M.F. Albright
6
Chlorophyll a analysis of Otsego Lake, summer 2005
S.J. Zurmuhlen
16
A survey of Otsego Lake's zooplankton community, summer 2005
T. Somerville and M.F. Albright
23
Water quality monitoring of five major tributaries in the Otsego Lake watershed, summer 2005
E.W. Reynolds
30
   

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Monitoring the water quality and fecal coliform bacteria in the upper Susquehanna River, summer 2005

E. Bauer
42
   

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito Studies: Upper Site - Collection of Anopheles walkeri Theobald

W.L. Butts
51

 

   
VERTEBRATE MONITORING:
   
Avian Observations - Greenwoods Conservancy
W.L. Butts
55
   
  REPORTS:  

Species richness of Otsego Lake submergent macrophytes: A chronology 1935-2005.

W.N. Harman
57

Damage to Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) due to herbivory by Eurychiopsis lecontei, Acentria ephemerella, and Cricotopus myriophylli in Otsego Lake, summer 2005

D.L. Alfred
61

Hydroacoustic survey of Otsego Lake, 2005.

T.E. Brooking and M.D. Cornwell
70

Diet analysis of predator fish on Otsego lake prior and subsequent to walleye (Sander vitreus) stocking, 2005

T. Somerville
75

Summer 2005 Trap net monitoring of the fish community in the littoral zone at Brookwood Point and Rat Cove

E.W. Reynolds and T.J. Somerville
84

Procedural overview of Lachet QuikChem FIA+® autoanalyzer

H. Meehan
91

Continued monitoring of the dynamics of Moe Pond after the introduction of smallmouth bass (Micropterous salmoides) and largemouth bass (Micropterous dolomieui)

K. Dresser
104

Monitoring the dynamics of Galerucella spp, and purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) in Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary and along the Otsego Lake shoreline, summer 2005

H. Meehan
114
Survey of zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) veligers flowing down the Susquehanna River downstream of Goodyear Lake, summer 2005
T. Horvath and D. Alfred
124

Preliminary archaeological investigations at the Thayer Homestead

D.P. Staley
127
Archaeological Survey of the Thayer Farm: Survey of the hop house and dairy barn
R.B. Walker
135

The use of aquatic insects and benthic macroinvertebrates communities to assess water quality upstream and downstream of the Village of Stamford wastewater treatment facility

K. Suozzo
141
History of ice on/off dates for Otsego Lake
M. Altman
151
   

TECHNICAL REPORTS:

 
     

Technical Report #22: Aquatic macrophyte management plan facilitation: Moraine Lake, Madison County, NY 2005

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 (2003-2005)
S.S. Fickbohm
198