Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring
Site 15 - Gibbs Pond, Newport Golf Course
Site Name: 15, Gibbs Pond - off Ocean City Golf Course, Newport Golf Course
Monitor(s): Chris Wade
Date(s): 12/13/97 to ?/98
Directions to site: Enter Ocean City Golf, go to far left parking, walk left to canal.
Is the site on Private or Public owned property? Public and Private Golf Course.
Estimated width of body of water: 20 feet
Estimated average depth of water in area: 5 feet in center
Shoreline Characteristics: High mounds of green golf turf. Slopes down to canal. Some native grasses along the water=s edge. Above slope is golf grasses.
Land Activities nearby (industry, farming, urban, etc): Golf and Housing Development.
Other: Sprayed with chemicals (permethecin, NALED, and whatever it takes to keep green appearance.)
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