Virginia Water Quality Monitoring--Training Workshop

  • 16 Jul 2016
  • 10:00 AM
  • Rockfish Lounge, Mallory Creek

Saturday, July 16:  Training for Water Monitoring Project

10:00 am—4:00 pm, In the Rockfish Lounge.  The West Virginia-Virginia Water Quality Monitoring Program is a program developed by Trout Unlimited, that is being implemented by Trout Unlimited and the West Virginia Rivers Coalition to train volunteers to monitor coldwater streams for impacts from shale gas and pipeline-related development and other sources of nonpoint pollution. Friends of Nelson has partnered with TU and WVRC to organize this training session. Volunteers must commit to long term monthly water testing, and to weekly testing at assigned sites if construction of the ACP should begin. After construction, testing may remain weekly or become monthly again depending on the specific needs of each testing location.

Volunteers need to register with Jacob Lemon (Eastern Shale Gas Monitoring Coordinator), via phone 814-779-3965 or email jlemon@tu.org. Include: first and last name, mailing address, phone number, and email address.

 


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