Day Use Beach

Students often canoe to or from the Day Use Beach, the beach mid-way down the peninsula in Ponderosa State Park. Day Use Beach is a great spot to collect water data or enjoy lunch!

Blog Posts

The Fungis doing science!

October 12, 2016 • by Ileana F.'s team

Today we learned:

"I learned what turbidity is."

"I learned about the habitat that... Read More  

 

THE Team takes on water!

May 11, 2016 • by Sadie P.'s team

        Today we all went canoeing in a war canoe. The chaparons went in separate canoes they... Read More  

 

Da Wild Blackberry Foxes' Blog

April 26, 2016 • by Sadie P.'s team

Today we went out into the park and collected some water data. We measured turbidity, ph,... Read More  

 

Embrace the Layers of Gnar

January 13, 2016 • by Luke S.'s team

Hey everybody!  We just spent a great day digging some pits in the gnar.  Check it out!

  Includes data!

 

Data

Aquatic Data: 5/10/2017 - 1:00pm
Date: 5/10/2017 - 1:00pm
Audrey S's team
Weather: Clear
Air Temperature: 10.3°C
Lake Temperature: 8.0°C
pH: 6.5
Dissolved Oxygen: 13.9mg/L
Turbidity: 6NTUs
School: Sacred Heart
Snow Data: 3/8/2017 - 12:30pm
Date: 3/8/2017 - 12:30pm
Audrey S's team
Weather: Raining
Air Temperature: 3.1°C
Dissolved Oxygen:
School: Whittier
Snow Data: 3/8/2017 - 12:30pm
Date: 3/8/2017 - 12:30pm
Audrey S's team
Weather: Raining
Air Temperature: 3.1°C
Dissolved Oxygen:
School: Whittier
Terrestrial Data: 11/8/2016 - 11:45am
Date: 11/8/2016 - 11:45am
Kori R's team
Weather: Clear
Air Temperature: 9.4°C
Dissolved Oxygen:
Soil Temperature: 2.0°C
Observation Notes: Potential energy: 1.450 volts *measurements taken in the shade and wet sand. 
Aquatic Data: 10/31/2016 - 12:00am
Date: 10/31/2016 - 12:00am
Becca S's team
Weather: Overcast, Raining
Air Temperature: 7.0°C
Lake Temperature: 9.7°C
pH: 8.8
Conductivity: 117μS/m
Dissolved Oxygen: 16.4mg/L
Turbidity: 11NTUs
School: All Saints
Aquatic Data: 5/18/2016 - 11:15am
Date: 5/18/2016 - 11:15am
Cathy H's team
Weather: Clear, Sunny
Cloud Type: Cirrocumulus, Cirrus
Air Temperature:
pH: 5.0
Conductivity: 18μS/m
Dissolved Oxygen: 21.0mg/L
Turbidity: 100NTUs
Species: Orb Snail, Water Strider
School: Maple Grove
Aquatic Data: 4/26/2016 - 1:45pm
Date: 4/26/2016 - 1:45pm
Cathy H's team
Weather: Clear
Cloud Type: Cirrus
Air Temperature:
Lake Temperature: 5.3°C
pH: 7.4
Conductivity: 19μS/m
Dissolved Oxygen: 14.1mg/L
Turbidity: 0NTUs
Species: Caddisfly Larva, Mayfly Larva, Water Strider
Snow Data: 3/2/2016 - 1:30am
Date: 3/2/2016 - 1:30am
Becca K's team
Weather: Sunny
Cloud Type: Stratus
Air Temperature: 4.5°C
Dissolved Oxygen:
Canopy Cover: 25%
Snow Depth: 89.0cm
School: Rolling Hills