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  FINAL REPORT ON THE NORTH CAMPUS POND

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

                    1.0 INTRODUCTION

1.1 Background Information

1.2 Purpose

1.3 Systems Perspective

1.4 Surrounding Land Use

1.4.1 Residential

1.4.2 Recreational

1.4.3 Agricultural

1.4.4 Transportation

1.5 Hydrological

    2.0 SUSTAINABILITY OF THE NORTH CAMPUS POND

2.1 Ecological Value

2.2 Educational Value

2.3 Aesthetic Value

    3.0 METHODOLOGY

3.1 Background Information

3.2 Chemical Tests

3.2.1 Pesticides

3.2.2 Other Chemical Tests

3.3 Physical Tests

3.3.1 Dissolved Oxygen (D.O.)

3.3.2 Turbidity

3.4 Biological Tests:

3.4.1 Carp

3.4.2 Invertebrates

3.4.3 Vegetation Identification

    4.0 RESULTS AND ANALYSIS

4.1 Pesticides

4.2 Carp

4.2.1 Fish Removal

4.3 Invertebrates

4.4 Vegetation

4.5 Bank Erosion

4.6 Water Quality Index

4.6.1 First Sample Collection

4.6.2 Second Sample Collection:

4.7 Canadian Water Quality Standards:

4.7.1 Turbidity

4.7.2 Nitrates

4.7.3 Fecal Coliform Count

4.7.4 Dissolved Oxygen

4.7.5 Chloride

4.7.6 Results of the Water Quality Index:

    5.0 RECOMMENDATIONS

5.1 Assessment of Current Conditions

5.2 Slope

5.3 Vegetation

5.4 Carp

5.5 Westmount Road Extension

5.6 Pesticides

5.7 Implementation

REFERENCES

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