The 106 WQ Program takes samples

every week at our recreation sites

during sampling season which

include North Shore Recreation

Area, Joe Creek Recreation Area.

Campbell Creek Near Community

Stream and Crow Creek Near

Community Stream are considered

recreation sites as well because they

are so close to the surrounding

communities.

 

All samples taken also

include

Field Measurements of:

 

Dissolved Oxygen

 

pH

 

Air Temperature

 

Water Temperature

 

Specific Conductance

 

Turbidity

 

 

  For the stream samples, the

stream width, depth, and flow

will also be measured. 

 

 

 

Samples collected will be sent to the

South Dakota Public Health

Laboratory

and analyzed for the following

parameters:

 

 

Total Phosphorus

 

 

Total Nitrogen

 

 

        E. coli

 

 

 

Total Suspended

 

Solids

 

 

 

Total Dissolved

 

Solids

 

 

 

Ammonia

 

 

 

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