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Scientific Investigations Report 2008–5168

Scientific Investigations Report 2008–5168

Coeur d’Alene Lake, Idaho: Insights Gained From Limnological Studies of 1991–92 and 2004–06

Prepared in cooperation with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe

By Molly S. Wood and Michael A. Beckwith

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Table of Contents

Conversion Factors, Datums, Abbreviations, and Acronyms




Comparison of Limnological Conditions

Implications of Limnological Studies

Future Monitoring and Research Needs


References Cited

Appendix A. Analytical Data for Samples Collected at Pelagic and Littoral Stations in Coeur d’Alene Lake, Calendar Years 1991–92 (XLS, 1.25 MB)

Appendix B. Analytical Data for Samples Collected at Pelagic and Littoral Stations in Coeur d’Alene Lake, Water Years 2004–06 (XLS, 1.3 MB)

Appendix C. Selected Analytical Data for Quality-Control Samples Collected in Coeur d’Alene Lake, Water Years 2004–06 (XLS, 40 KB)



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Send questions or comments about this report to the author, M.S. Wood, (208) 387-1320.

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