Environmental Health Bureau
(269) 373 - 5337, www.kalcounty.com/eh

This report summarizes all water quality data collected from Crosstown Pond, which is part 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.

Portage Creek at Mouth K-River (State of Michigan Basin ID #: 17 62)
       Crosstown Pond
              CTP-20South side of Forest Street, immediately east of South Park StreetCity of Kalamazoo (22)


Site Code: CTP-20, Crosstown Pond
SampleSampleE. coli BacteriaWater TemperatureDissolved OxygenpHConductivityTDSTurbidity
DateTime(MPN)(degrees F)mg/L% Saturation(units)(mS / cm)(g / L)(NTU)
12/01/200511:25613.141.28.064.0%7.831.1260.711.2
10/12/200513:151,119.455.47.068.0%7.730.9900.610.3
09/22/200513:452,419.663.15.558.8%7.650.9020.620.3
08/10/200514:082,419.670.06.069.8%7.630.5550.442.6
04/25/200511:35201.447.89.079.3%7.700.9850.611.1
Summary
Statistics
Count55555555
Average1,354.655.57.168.0%7.710.9120.619.1
Minumum201.441.25.558.8%7.630.5550.410.3
Maximum2,419.670.09.079.3%7.831.1260.742.6
 
Above represents the summary statistics of ambient water quality conditions and below is a summary of E. coli bacteria results for CTP-20 (Crosstown Pond) between April 2005 and December 2005. This site is located in Section Number 22 of City of Kalamazoo, South side of Forest Street, immediately east of South Park Street.
 
 4 out of 5 water sample results exceeded 300 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 1 out of 5 water sample results were between 130 and 299 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.
 0 out of 5 water sample results were less than 130 bacteria colonies per 100 ml of water.