Learn More about Keeping Our Lake Healthy
Proposed Goals for Mitchell Lake Water Quality Improvement
Fun Facts
Quality Measure
Current as of
2009 Survey
Goal
Water Quality Rating by
Metropolitan Environmental
Council
C-
B or better
Average Total Phosphorus Level
48.5 ug/l
23-32ug/l
Average Chlorophyll Level
22.1 ug/l
10-20ug/l
Average Water Clarity
5.9 feet
7 to 10 feet
Weed Population
Excessive curly pond leaf
and Eurasian milfoil
preventing boat navigation
and causing excess
phosphorus loading
Reduce/control weed
population
Mitchell Lake Association