Garfield 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): Scott & Ally Unzen

Located on the western shore of Lake Pend Oreille in Bonner County. Garfield Bay is a protected harbor that is a popular recreation area.

Location: 48°10’54.34″ 116°26’6.97″

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!