Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring
Site 8 - South Point, Sinepuxent Bay
Site Name: South Point (Site #8)
Monitor (s): Beverly & Michael Arentz
Is the site on Private or Public owned property? Private
Estimated width of body of water:
Estimated average depth of water in area:
Shoreline Characteristics: Muddy bank and bottom, grassy buffer, take sample from dock extending out from shore. 50 feet.
Land Activities nearby (industry, farming, urban, etc): Small farming, corn / soybean - residential undeveloped lots, across from Assateague Island.
Name: Michael and Beverly Arentz
Location of Site: 6114 S. Point Rd. - Sinepuxent Bay
Occupation: Husband-Carpenter Wife-Housewife
Interests and Hobbies: Husband-Fishing, Wife-Gardening
Spouse? Children?: Yes - Michael & Melissa
How long have you lived near the Coastal Bays? 16 years
What do you enjoy most about the Coastal Bay (Fishing, Swimming, Boating, etc.)? Fishing, Swimming, the wildlife, birds and scenery.
What do you like least about the Coastal Bays? Shifting sandbars when boating.
What related experience do you bring to the program? None
Why did you decide to become a volunteer monitor? To help collect data to preserve the water and wildlife.
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