Environmental Health Bureau
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This report summarizes all water quality data collected at Site FLO-30, Flowerfield Creek in the Flowerfield Creek above Unnamed Tributary Basin of the Rocky 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.

Flowerfield Creek above Unnamed Tributary (State of Michigan Basin ID #: 34 56)
       Flowerfield Creek
              FLO-30South side of West 'X' Avenue, immediately east of South 4th StreetPrairie Ronde Township (28)


Site Code: FLO-30, Flowerfield Creek
SampleSampleE. coli BacteriaWater TemperatureDissolved OxygenpHConductivityTDSTurbidity
DateTime(MPN)(degrees F)mg/L% Saturation(units)(mS / cm)(g / L)(NTU)
06/09/200911:20770.160.95.454.5%8.010.5530.45.9
04/14/200910:5083.640.211.690.3%8.090.5020.32.9
11/05/200812:1595.951.67.971.7%7.960.5470.42.4
09/09/200811:051,119.861.55.960.7%7.690.5090.32.2
07/15/200811:00307.668.1N/AN/A7.350.5510.43.1
04/22/200811:2554.561.37.677.8%8.350.5380.4N/A
01/29/200811:0015.635.911.784.0%7.850.5300.34.8
10/22/200710:00290.956.25.855.2%7.640.5070.33.4
07/17/200710:202,419.668.07.683.9%7.860.5300.34.5
06/05/200711:15770.163.27.477.0%7.550.4650.33.8
04/19/200711:0529.450.79.686.1%8.230.5360.33.2
03/15/200713:1543.540.68.868.5%7.890.3360.23.9
01/09/200711:1059.134.113.091.7%8.090.4820.33.4
10/31/200612:0083.350.38.676.6%7.870.5840.45.5
10/12/200609:20218.746.38.168.7%7.890.5860.4N/A
08/24/200610:452,419.666.35.457.7%7.590.4850.35.0
06/29/200609:55198.963.49.296.0%8.100.5890.4N/A
04/25/200611:00387.350.78.376.9%7.760.5720.46.9
03/21/200612:4543.736.47.354.9%8.230.5710.413.1
12/08/200514:1531.332.49.365.0%7.750.6680.411.9
11/08/200512:3083.950.18.778.6%7.890.6310.45.4
10/04/200513:50344.867.312.1135.4%8.190.6180.46.1
08/18/200515:10260.370.99.2107.6%8.220.6020.45.3
06/30/200510:35648.873.25.767.7%7.800.5670.411.3
04/28/200512:5087.852.19.892.0%7.820.5780.411.4
04/12/200512:20104.6N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
03/24/200511:1541.4N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
03/10/200512:5972.833.69.669.3%7.850.5400.49.6
01/12/200513:10146.737.09.773.3%7.530.4880.320.5
11/10/200413:0565.743.49.478.2%7.640.6060.46.7
10/07/200411:55160.752.26.964.3%7.770.5840.42.6
09/08/200412:2566.367.26.773.2%7.910.6070.40.2
08/12/200410:15365.454.37.374.4%7.810.5380.33.1
07/16/200410:18275.566.78.593.9%7.840.5230.35.3
05/21/200410:02770.164.95.661.7%7.590.4870.311.7
04/28/200412:2795.951.910.093.7%8.070.5200.37.6
04/01/200410:2724.347.610.290.0%7.950.4840.37.1
03/12/200410:2138.233.010.978.4%7.820.4550.312.6
01/29/200410:0062.231.97.250.4%7.450.5590.46.6
01/08/200410:1131.832.09.466.4%7.540.5320.35.3
02/06/200312:1544.833.49.670.0%7.720.5820.4N/A
Summary
Statistics
Count4139383839393935
Average322.851.38.676.7%7.850.5420.46.4
Minumum15.631.95.450.4%7.350.3360.20.2
Maximum2,419.673.213.0135.4%8.350.6680.420.5
 
Above represents the summary statistics of ambient water quality conditions and below is a summary of E. coli bacteria results for FLO-30 (Flowerfield Creek) between February 2003 and June 2009. This site is located in Section Number 28 of Prairie Ronde Township, South side of West 'X' Avenue, immediately east of South 4th Street.
 
 11 out of 41 water sample results exceeded 300 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 7 out of 41 water sample results were between 130 and 299 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 23 out of 41 water sample results were less than 130 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.