Environmental Health Bureau
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This report summarizes all water quality data collected at Site FID-05, Fisher Drain in the Portage Creek at Mouth S-River Basin of the Portage River Sub-Watershed, which is part of the larger St. Joseph River Watershed. (see map to the right)

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

Portage Creek at Mouth S-River (State of Michigan Basin ID #: 34 52)
       Fisher Drain
              FID-05South side of East 'W' Avenue off of farm field dirt roadBrady Township (20)


Site Code: FID-05, Fisher Drain
SampleSampleE. coli BacteriaWater TemperatureDissolved OxygenpHConductivityTDSTurbidity
DateTime(MPN)(degrees F)mg/L% Saturation(units)(mS / cm)(g / L)(NTU)
07/30/200409:003.166.21.920.2%6.120.0730.130.3
07/29/200413:20613.163.83.133.3%6.200.4080.361.0
07/29/200413:002,419.268.70.56.2%6.991.1150.7434.0
Summary
Statistics
Count33333333
Average1,011.866.21.819.9%6.440.5320.4175.1
Minumum3.163.80.56.2%6.120.0730.130.3
Maximum2,419.268.73.133.3%6.991.1150.7434.0
 
Above represents the summary statistics of ambient water quality conditions and below is a summary of E. coli bacteria results for FID-05 (Fisher Drain) between July 2004 and July 2004. This site is located in Section Number 20 of Brady Township, South side of East 'W' Avenue off of farm field dirt road.
 
 2 out of 3 water sample results exceeded 300 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 0 out of 3 water sample results were between 130 and 299 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 1 out of 3 water sample results were less than 130 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.