Start date:
October 2012
End date:
February 2013
Dry Valleys / F6 / Garwood and Wright Valleys / Lakes Bonney, Fryxell, Hoare and Miers
Principle Investigator:
Diane McKnight
University of Colorado Boulder
This project is the “streams” component of the MCM LTER. Researchers operate a network of 16 stream flow gauges, collect water quality samples from 30 streams, and make hydrologic measurements. ntinue to measure lake levels at Lakes Joyce, House, Vida, Vanda, and Don Juan Pond, visit 16 stream sites to collect algal mat and water quality samples, and conduct LIDAR surveys.