Skip to main content
USGS - science for a changing world

Water Temperature of Selected Tributaries of Clear Lake, Lake County, California

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2018-02-15
End Date
2018-06-20

Citation

Feyrer, F., 2019, Water temperature of selected tributaries of Clear Lake, Lake County, California: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9L3TXNK.

Summary

The dataset includes water temperature and atmospheric pressure data collected from selected key tributaries Clear Lake, Lake County, California, used for spawning by the Clear Lake Hitch (Lavinia exilicauda chi): Kelsey Creek, Siegler Creek, Middle Creek, Adobe Creek, and Cole Creek. Data were collected with ONSET HOBO Model U20L-002 loggers.

Contacts

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

KelseyCreekHoboLogger.csv 301.05 KB
MiddleCreekHoboLogger.csv 301.04 KB
SieglerCreekHoboLogger.csv 302.92 KB
Temperature logger calibration check 9-20-18.xlsx 197.12 KB
AdobeCreekHoboLogger.csv 325.23 KB
ColeCreekHoboLogger.csv 324.34 KB
Temperature logger deployment summary 2018.xlsx 386.9 KB
Water Temperature of Clear Lake Tributaries.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

View
16.77 KB

Purpose

The Clear Lake Hitch (Lavinia exilicauda chi) is an imperiled potamodromous cyprinid that undertakes rapid migrations from the single freshwater lake it occupies (Clear Lake, Lake County, California, USA) into seasonally-ephemeral tributary streams for spawning. Adult migration, spawning, embryo incubation, larval development, and juvenile emigration all occur during a short temporal window during the spring season when dry stream beds become temporarily inundated from seasonal rains. These data were collected to monitor the water temperature in key spawning tributaries.

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9L3TXNK

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...