The City of Lake Park (the City) is seeking a qualified consultant to complete watershed and lake assessment and community planning toward improving water quality at Silver Lake. The selected firm will provide engineering and planning services related to analysis of the watershed, modeling of hydrology and nutrient loading (both internal and external), development of a lake response model, and facilitation of community-based planning. The firm will also consider impact of rough fish on water quality and assess the potential for excluding carp from spawning areas (eg. Trapper’s Bay), and develop conceptual fish exclusion strategies. The selected firm will be working for the City of Lake Park and collaborating with officials from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR).