Environmental Health Bureau
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This report summarizes all water quality data collected at Site BSL-05, Bass Lake in the West Fork Portage Creek at Gage #04106320 Basin of the Portage Creek Sub-Watershed, which is part of the larger Kalamazoo River Watershed. (see map to the right)

Water sampling and measurements are conducted by Environmental Health Bureau staff.

West Fork Portage Creek at Gage #04106320 (State of Michigan Basin ID #: 17 59)
       Bass Lake
              BSL-05Rota - Kiwan across from Bridger and Cody campsTexas Charter Township (14)


Site Code: BSL-05, Bass Lake
SampleSampleE. coli BacteriaWater TemperatureDissolved OxygenpHConductivityTDSTurbidity
DateTime(MPN)(degrees F)mg/L% Saturation(units)(mS / cm)(g / L)(NTU)
08/22/200212:30343.6N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
07/25/200213:501.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
07/11/200214:202.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
06/27/200213:0024.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
06/13/200211:3012.2N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
05/30/200214:1013.4N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
05/16/200213:273.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
08/23/200111:5723.977.4N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
08/09/200113:108.695.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
07/26/200112:177.490.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
07/12/200112:161.080.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
06/28/200112:101.088.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
06/14/200112:108.480.0N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
06/01/200111:531.059.8N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
05/17/200112:272.074.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
05/03/200112:261.070.9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Summary
Statistics
Count169000000
Average28.479.5
Minumum1.059.8
Maximum343.695.0
 
Above represents the summary statistics of ambient water quality conditions and below is a summary of E. coli bacteria results for BSL-05 (Bass Lake) between May 2001 and August 2002. This site is located in Section Number 14 of Texas Charter Township, Rota - Kiwan across from Bridger and Cody camps.
 
 1 out of 16 water sample results exceeded 300 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 0 out of 16 water sample results were between 130 and 299 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 15 out of 16 water sample results were less than 130 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.