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.
Some ice along the bank of the stream. Good velocity. Depth 20.3 cm.
Depth 25 cm. Creek wide, full, swift velocity.
The only open water was along the north shoreline; depth 22.86 cm.
Depth 9.5 cm
Depth 17 cm
red tailed hawk flew overhead; depth 11 cm
Water level pretty low.
Creek depth 13 cm; no wildlife; stream full -- wide but not deep
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.