North Temperate Lakes LTER: Macrophyte Rating - Madison Lakes Area 1995 - current
Macrophytes are sampled in Lakes Mendota, Monona, Wingra, and Fish. In the Madison area surveys are conducted from a boat at stations located at depths from 1 to 4 meters at 0.5-m intervals along transects perpendicular to the lake shoreline. Macrophyte species coverage is determined by standardized rake method. Sampling Frequency: annually during summer (June - August) Number of sites: 4
Data Citation SuggestionMagnuson, J., S. Carpenter, and E. Stanley. 2022. North Temperate Lakes LTER: Macrophyte Rating - Madison Lakes Area 1995 - current ver 30. Environmental Data Initiative. https://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/0ce838e8e5f838fda95a65b72d6e849a. Accessed 2023-06-07.