US Long-Term Ecological Research Network
North Temperate Lakes LTER: Macrophyte Rating - Madison Lakes Area 1995 - current

Abstract

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

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N. Lead PI, J. Magnuson, S. Carpenter, and E. Stanley. 2020. North Temperate Lakes LTER: Macrophyte Rating - Madison Lakes Area 1995 - current ver 29. Environmental Data Initiative. https://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/238742e7d0297f52185376f25cf2a3e7. Accessed 2021-10-25.

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North Temperate Lakes LTER: Macrophyte Rating - Madison Lakes Area