Blog from May 15, 2008

On 5/14 East Pond has warmed 5 degrees in the last 1.5 weeks, is vertically well mixed, and the oxygen is at 100% saturation at all depths.  The Secchi depth has deepened by 0.6 meters to 3. 5 meters in the last 11 days.   This deepening is consistent with the fluorescence profile that shows significantly less chlorophyll in the top 2 meters.