City Beach Station
Water Quality Monitoring Station
Lake Pend Oreille
Status – No Known Issues
Citizen Scientist(s): Stacy Jensen
Located on the northern shore of Lake Pend Oreille in Bonner County. City Beach is the most popular recreational beach on the lake.
The City of Sandpoint is committed to managing aquatic plant growth at City Beach without the use of herbicides. Instead, divers manually remove invasive and nuisance vegetation to ensure safe swimming and boating.
Location: 48°16’27.33″, 116°32’25.69
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!