Jim Darsie Interview PhotoJim had covekeeper training from the Catawba Riverkeeper and is one of the Covekeepers on Lake James.  He also is the Lake keeper for Lake James.  Jim does samples for Coliform bacteria at several designated places on Lake James and also takes samples for sedimentation at the Linville River as it enters the Lake.  He also works with families in coves where stormwater is causing erosion with sediment entering the Lake.