River Bend Forest Preserve site

Sangamon River

Mahomet, Illinois, United States

This site on the large gravel bar located on the west bank of the river about 160 feet upstream of the giant log jam. The exact location is strait forward as you exit the foot path onto the gravel bar.

Location created by
Bruce M Colravy
  • Group: Winter Chloride Watchers
  • Site ID: R05-001-08
  • Lat: 40.1868745
  • Lng: -88.420136
  • Waterbody Type: River
  • Timezone: America/Chicago

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Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-05-15

The chloride value entered was 33, the actual value is a little less because 33 was the lowest va...

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-04-10

This monitoring event one week late due to flooding.

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-03-20

1 adult stonefly observed at the site

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-03-06

1 duck flew from site, was not able to id.

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-02-27

Monitored 1 week late due to high water levels and excessive ice. Stream flow (cfs) from USGS g...

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-02-06

Ice has prevented operation of river gage #05570910 discharge, so cfs flow has been unavailable. ...

Sangamon River : River Bend Forest Preserve site

Observed on
2022-01-23

A large number of geese were present at the River Bend Forest Preserve. No other wildlife observed.