The IWIS Water Monitoring Report for Lake Rescue is available on the VT Department of Environmental Conservation Watershed Management Division’s new online data portal for water quality information. The Integrated Watershed Information System (IWIS) allows users to access water quality and chemistry testing information from throughout Vermont.

Click on links below for information specific to Lake Rescue:

Lay Monitoring Report | Secchi Transparency Comparison | Phosphorus Comparison | Chlorophyll-a Comparison | Lake Score Card Trends+Status


2017 Lay Monitoring Report:

(click here to read about our Lay Monitoring Program)


Lay Monitor:  Jim and Janine Norman

Former Lay Monitors:  David Hearne


Lake Resuce is a moderatley sized, natural lake.

Lake Surface Area:  184 acres

Drainage Basin Area:  22,859 acres

Ratio (Basin/Lake):  124:1

Maximum Depth:  95 ft (29 m)

Mean Depth:  24 ft (7.3 m)


2017 Summary (Station 1)

Parameter Days Min Mean Max
Secchi (m) 11 2.0 3.8 5.0
Chl-a (μg/L) 11 2.1 4.4 8.7
Summer TP (μg/L) 11 6.7 9.8 13.6