Lily Cache Creek

Lily Cache Creek

Plainfield, Illinois, United States

Open canopy, surrounded by reed canary grass; many riffles in upstream part of the site, run and pools in downstream region of site. Lots of algal growth.

  • Group: Winter Chloride Watchers
  • Site ID: R0207503
  • Lat: 41.6104275
  • Lng: -88.1725745
  • Waterbody Type: Creek
  • Timezone: America/Chicago

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Depth 20 cm; creek full, fast velocity. Lots of rain over past 10 days. Creek had flooded; receded over the past 4 or 5 days.

05 Apr 13:51

Some ice along the bank of the stream. Good velocity. Depth 20.3 cm.

13 Mar 13:50

Depth 25 cm. Creek wide, full, swift velocity.

21 Feb 13:25

The only open water was along the north shoreline; depth 22.86 cm.

09 Feb 12:30

Depth 9.5 cm

12 Jan 12:03

Depth 17 cm

30 Dec 11:30

red tailed hawk flew overhead; depth 11 cm

18 Dec 12:32

Water level pretty low.

03 Dec 11:53 by John L Griffis

Creek depth 13 cm; no wildlife; stream full -- wide but not deep

16 Nov 14:49

Creek was wide but not deep; fast flow over riffles. Sample taken about 1/3 across stream from south bank, at upstream where study site begins (just after a bend); taken in run just as it becomes riffle.

04 Nov 15:15