Massachusetts Probabilistic Monitoring & Assessment Program: Group & Schedule Tables for the midwest basin group - The Connecticut and Chicopee River Basins

How to use the schedule: 
Note: The first schedule will be posted in the March/April timeframe for a given sampling year:
• Each sample site has a unique code that appears on your contact letter. The code looks like this: MAP2-402 or RSN2-183.
• Find your unique code referenced in your permission request letter in the table below to find your Sampling Group.
• Consult the calendar below to find the dates for your Sampling Group.

2014 Sampling Schedule

Month
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

May

May-5May-6May-7May-8May-9
 Group 1
Water Quality
Group 2
Water Quality
Group 3
Water Quality
 
May-12May-13May-14May-15May-16
 Group 4
Water Quality
Group 5
Water Quality
Group 6
Water Quality
 
May-19May-20May-21May-22May-23
 Group 7
Water Quality
   
May-26May-27May-28May-29May-30
Memorial Day    

June

Jun-2Jun-3Jun-4Jun-5Jun-6
Group 1
Water Quality
Group 2
Water Quality
Group 3
Water Quality
Group 4
Water Quality
 
Jun-9Jun-10Jun-11Jun-12Jun-13
 Group 5
Water Quality
Group 6
Water Quality
Group 7
Water Quality
 
Jun-16Jun-17Jun-18Jun-19Jun-20
     
Jun-23Jun-24Jun-25Jun-26Jun-27
 Group 1
Probe Deploy
Group 3
Probe Deploy
Group 5
Probe Deploy
 
 Group 2
Probe Deploy
Group 4
Probe Deploy
Group 6
Probe Deploy
 
Jun-30Jul-1Jul-2Jul-3Jul-4
 Group 7
Probe Deploy
_______________
Macroinvertebrate Sampling Begins*
Group 1
Water Quality
Group 2
Water Quality
Independence Day

July

Jul-7Jul-8Jul-9Jul-10Jul-11
 Group 3
Water Quality
Group 4
Water Quality
Group 5
Water Quality
 
Jul-14Jul-15Jul-16Jul-17Jul-18
 Group 6
Water Quality
Group 7
Water Quality
  
Jul-21Jul-22Jul-23Jul-24Jul-25
     
Jul-28Jul-29Jul-30Jul-31Aug-1
 Group 1
Water Quality
Group 2
Water Quality
Group 3
Water Quality
 

August

Aug-4Aug-5Aug-6Aug-7Aug-8
 Group 4
Water Quality
_______________
Macroinvertebrate Sampling Ends*
Group 5
Water Quality
_______________
Fish Population Sampling Begins*
Group 6
Water Quality
 
Aug-11Aug-12Aug-13Aug-14Aug-15
 Group 7
Water Quality
   
Aug-18Aug-19Aug-20Aug-21Aug-22
   Group 1
Water Quality
 
Aug-25Aug-26Aug-27Aug-28Aug-29
 Group 2
Water Quality
Group 3
Water Quality
Group 4
Water Quality
 

September

Sep-1Sep-2Sep-3Sep-4Sep-5
Labor DayGroup 5
Water Quality
Group 6
Water Quality
Group 7
Water Quality
 
Sep-8Sep-9Sep-10Sep-11Sep-12
     
Sep-15Sep-16Sep-17Sep-18Sep-19
  Group 1
Probe Pickup
Group 2
Probe Pickup
 
Sep-22Sep-23Sep-24Sep-25Sep-26
 Group 3
Probe Pickup
Group 4
Probe Pickup
Group 5
Probe Pickup
 
Sep-29Sep-30Oct-1Oct-2Oct-3
 Group 6
Probe Pickup
_______________
Fish Population Sampling Ends*
Group 7
Probe Pickup
  

October

Oct-6Oct-7Oct-8Oct-9Oct-10
     
Oct-13Oct-14Oct-15Oct-16Oct-17
Columbus Day    
Oct-20Oct-21Oct-22Oct-23Oct-24
     
Oct-27Oct-28Oct-29Oct-30Oct-31

* Macroinvertebrate and Fish Population sampling scheduled begin/end dates are approximate due to weather and other field conditions. The exact timing of these efforts is not decided until the day of sampling.

Sampling Sites by Group

Site
Sampling Group
MAP2-486Group 5
MAP2-488Group 3
MAP2-489Group 4
MAP2-492Group 7
MAP2-496Group 2
MAP2-499Group 7
MAP2-500Group 3
MAP2-501Group 1
MAP2-502Group 2
MAP2-503Group 5
MAP2-504Group 3
MAP2-506Group 3
MAP2-508Group 7
MAP2-509Group 1
MAP2-510Group 6
MAP2-511Group 4
MAP2-513Group 1
MAP2-514Group 5
MAP2-518Group 2
MAP2-519Group 5
MAP2-520Group 3
MAP2-521Group 4
MAP2-523Group 4
MAP2-526Group 6
MAP2-530Group 5
MAP2-533Group 1
MAP2-534Group 2
MAP2-538Group 6
MAP2-539Group 4
MAP2-540Group 7
MAP2-541Group 1
MAP2-545Group 1
MAP2-546Group 4
MAP2-547Group 6
MAP2-550Group 2
MAP2-552Group 7
MAP2-558Group 6