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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
Averill Rd.
Cooperstown, NY

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2009 Annual Report Content

 
 

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42nd Annual Report CONTENTS

Title

Author(s)

page

Introduction

W.N. Harman

1

 

 

ONGOING STUDIES:

 

 

 

OTSEGO LAKE WATERSHED MONITORING:

 

2009 Otsego Lake water levels

W.N. Harman & K.S. Ernst

4

Otsego lake limnological monitoring, 2009

H.A. Waterfield & M.F. Albright

7

A survey of Otsego Lake's zooplankton community, summer 2009

S. Gillespie

19

Chlorophyll a and phytoplankton survey, Otsego Lake, 2009

I. Primmer

25

Water quality monitoring of five major tributaries in the Otsego Lake watershed, summer 2009

H.A. Waterfield and M.F. Albright

32

 

 

 

 

 

SUSQUEHANNA RIVER MONITORING:

 

Monitoring water quality & fecal coliform bacteria in the upper Susquehanna River, summer 2009

L. Heiland

43

Otsego County baseline water quality monitoring

S. Fickbohm

58

Monitoring the water chemistry of the upper Susquehanna River in Otsego County, New York, June-October 2009

Z. Balough-Brunstad

80

 

 

ARTHROPOD MONITORING:

 

Mosquito Study- Thayer Farm. W.L. Butts

W.L.Butts

97

Mosquito Studies: Goodyear Swamp.

W.L.Butts

99

Apparent increased local incidence of Ixodes scapularis Say.

W.L. Butts

100

 

 

REPORTS:

 

Continued monitoring of Canadarago Lake and its tributaries, 2009 (interim report)

C. Bailey and M.F. Albright

101

A survey of Canadarago Lakes's zoopankton community, summer 2009

S. Gillespie

125

Chlorophyll a and phytoplankton survey, Canadarago Lake, 2009.

I. Primmer

131

Walleye (Sander vitreus) seasonal activity and habitat utilization in Otsego Lake, NY

J. Potter, J.M. Byrne, D.S. Stitch and J.R. Foster

138

The efficacy of jaw tag, visual implant elastomer, fin clip and fin punch in Otsego Lake, NY walleye ( Sander vitreus) studies

W.T. Crawley, J.C. Lydon, J.R. Foster, D. Johns, K.J. Poole and M.D. Cornwell

152

The effectiveness of spring stream electro-fishing, trap netting and lake electro-fishing for determinig walleye (Sander vitreus) abundance in Otsego Lake, NY.

D.J. Peck, J.R. Foster, J.C. Lydon, K.J. Poole, M.D. Cornwell

161

Littoral fish commiity survey of Rat Cove and Brookwood Point, summer 2009

J. Potter

173

Treatment performance of advanced onsite wastewater treatment systems in the Otsego lake watershed, 2009 results update.

H.A. Waterfield

179

Evaluating phosphorus-removal media for use in onsite wastewater treatment systems ( Draft report).

M.F. Albright and H.A. Waterfield

189

Historical archaeology at the Thayer homestead: progress report of the 2008 and 2009 investigations.

D.P. Staley

206

Preliminary investigation of biotic and abiotic factors involved in carbon biogeochemical cycling in open water areas at Greenwoods Conservancy and Thayer Farm, NY.

N.A. McEnroe and Z. Burriss

219

Delineation of Niedzialkowski wetland, Hartwick, NY.

 

231

Year 2: Susquehanna freshwater mussel surveys.

P. H. Lord and W.N. Harman

239

Bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) sightings along the Susquehanna River watershed tributries.

T.N. Porkorny

250

Pond water quality and pond size.

Z. Burriss

252

Spatial & temporal distributions of Dreissena polymorpha larvae in Otsego Lake.

T. Horvath, A. Wolfe and D. Monie

259

An update of the control and eradication of water chestnut (Trapa natans,L.) in an Oneonta wetland, 2009 summary report of activities.

H.A. Waterfield, W.N. Harman, and M.F. Albright

260

Monitoring the dynamics of Galerucella spp. and purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria) in the Goodyear Swamp Sanctuary, summer 2009.

M.A. Rubenstein

266

A survey of the acanthocephalon parasites of fish species, Otsego County, NY.

L. Hendricks and F.B. Reyda

273

2009 Activity Report

F.B. Reyda

277

Chlorophyll a and phytoplankton surveys of Cranberry Bog, Burlington, NY.

I. Primmer

 

Characterization of wetland soils and vegetation in Cranberry Bog and Goodyear Swamp, Otsego County, New York, summer 2009

M. Rubenstein

 

 

 

TECHNICAL REPORT #27

 

Aquatic macrophyte management plan facilitation. Lake Moraine, Madison County 2009

W.N. Harman, M.F. Albright, H.A. Waterfield and M. Rubenstein