Chris Bonick

Chris Bonick

Chris has more than two decades of experience in water-quality and water-quantity monitoring and assessment, especially related to land use and drainage effects on nutrient concentrations, the dynamics of dissolved oxygen patterns, eutrophication, sedimentation, stream flow measurement, and biological assessment methods. He frequently works with watershed districts and industrial clients on a variety of stream and lake monitoring projects, including installing and operating monitoring stations and devices to survey water quality, lake levels, and stormwater runoff.



Senior Water Resources Scientist


MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison

BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

BA, Physics, Augustana College


Barr Engineering Co.
4300 MarketPointe Drive
Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55435
Phone: +1 952-832-2760

Related projects

Water quality and ecological improvements to an urban lake
Sweeney Lake and Schaper Pond water-quality improvement
TMDL study and water quality assessment for a suburban stream