Results of the Post 2021 Method

Stream Information
Site Id MWA-06-37-01
Name Sand Creek
County Newaygo
Description 300 feet upstream from the footbridge towards the dual culverts on Wisner Avenue and 120th Avenue
Latitude 43.335747
Longitude -85.876458

Macro Order Entry Information
Date 2021-09-18
Collection Time Start 09:40:00.00
Avg Water Depth(ft) 7
Weather conditions from last week partly rainy 3 days
Site Condition Issues no; 90% canopy cover; increased from previous years
Habitat Riffles presence
Habitat Rocks presence
Habitat Aquatic Plants presence
Habitat Runs presence
Habitat Backwater absence
Habitat Leaf Packs presence
Habitat Pools absence
Habitat Undercut-Vegetation presence
Habitat Wood presence
Collection Finish Time 10:40:00.00
ID Confidence 4
Hellgrammite (Dobsonfly) --
Clubtail Dragonfly --
Sensitive True Flies (water snipe fly, net-winged midge, dixid midge) --
Stonefly --
Caddisfly 4
Mayfly --
Alderfly --
Scud 30
Dragonfly 1
Beetle 4
Somewhat Sensitive True Flies --
Crayfish --
Bivalves/Snails 17
True Bug --
Damselfly 19
Sowbug --
Tolerant Truefly (mosquito, rat-tailed maggot, soldier fly) --
Leech --
Aquatic Worm 6
Total Abundance 81
Total Diversity 7
Water Quality Rating Score 5.57
Water Quality Rating Category Fair