Lake Erie limnology data

Get data on annual lower trophic level assessment in Lake Erie

This data is collected annually as part of the Lake Erie limnology program to monitor the base of the food web and the environmental conditions that impact it. Components of the data are used to inform the timing of fisheries assessments or to link environmental cues to fish behaviour. Variables include:

  • temperature profiles
  • dissolved oxygen and light (PAR)
  • water transparency (Secchi disc depth)
  • nutrients (total phosphorus)
  • chlorophyll a
  • phytoplankton
  • zooplankton
  • benthos

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Field Value
Geographic coverage Lake Erie
Geography Breakdown None
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Maintainer branch Fish and Wildlife Services Branch
Last Validated Date
Update frequency Yearly
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