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The Wayne Elementary School third graders, teachers, and WSC students collected data on water quality and macroinvertebrates from IKES Lake on 18 September 2008.   Here is a summary of their data.  For more information, please download the IKES Lake report.  
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 Macroinvertebrate scores from IKES Lake.  Click here for more information.  

Sensitive

Somewhat Sensitive

Tolerant

___0____ caddisfly larvae

_ 19___ beetles

___6__ aquatic worms

___0____ gilled snails

_ 1____ clams

___0__ giant water bug

___2____ flatworms

_ 0 ___ crane fly larvae

___3__ leeches

___10___ mayfly larvae

_30___ dragonfly nymphs

___1__ midge larvae

 

_ 5____ damselfly nymphs

___0__ mosquitoes

 

_ 0_____ scuds

___0___ pouch snails

 

_ 0_____ sowbugs

___5___orb snails

 

_19____true bugs (except giant water bug)

 

Total =12

Total =74

Total =15


Water quality data from IKES Lake.  Click here for more information.

Statistic Secchi Disk Conductivity pH Turbidity Dissolved Oxygen*
N 63 49 57 52 1
Mean 26.63413 0.439 8.508122807 32.88461538 8.73 mg/L
Median 32.5 0.441 8.55 29 8.73 mg/L
Minimum 15.1 0.367 8.25 26 8.73 mg/L
Maximum 42 0.443 8.56 54 8.73 mg/L
stDev 8.499145 0.01043 0.08601787 7.86317764 0