Bottle Bay Station

Water Quality Monitoring Station

Lake Pend Oreille

How to use the graph: View data for only one year by clicking on that year in the legend. Supplemental information is provided by hovering over a data point. 

For a link to IDEQ’s Water Quality Standards, click here.

For an explanation on Box Plots, click here.

Status – No Known Issues

Citizen Scientist(s): Dick & Terry Southworth

Located on the northwestern shore of Lake Pend Oreille in Bonner County.

Bottle Bay is aptly named since it resembles the shape of a Bottle. Home to Bottle Bay Resort and Marina, it’s one of the few places you can fuel up your boat on the lake.

Location: 48° 14’21″ -116°26’33″

Support this Program!

Laboratory analysis of water samples are very expensive totalling about $1,000 per station per field season. Your donation helps cover the costs of collecting & analyzing water samples.

Become a Citizen Scientist!

Become a trained citizen scientist. Collecting water samples is a great way to enjoy time on the water & get involved in active stewardship of our local waterways!