Impacts of Zebra Mussels on Water Quality

Project Description

Weekly monitoring and testing of total nitrogen and phosphorus to determine trends of changing water quality and algae blooms

Conservation Area


NFCA Objectives

Project Hierarchy: Tier 1 - prioritize within next 1-3 years, and of immediate need. Think urgent, or 1st priority.
Estimated Cost Range: ~$1000 - $50,000
Project Submitted By: Lauren Willis
Suggested Contact: Amian Ghos-Corona Environmental, Craig Adams, St. Louis University

1. determine total nitrogen and phosphorus ratio to help predict algae blooms 2. Correlate nitrogen/phosphorus ratio with chlorophyll A levels to help predict algae blooms


Potential - CRP

Project Status

  • Suggested
  • Ongoing
  • Completed

Project Location

Canyon Lake