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Trout Unlimited's WV/VA Water Quality Monitoring Project engages, trains and supports citizen scientists to monitor their local coldwater streams for potential impacts from shale gas development.
TU and WVRC will be hosing a water quality monitoring training in Summersville, WV on Saturday December 6th. To register please contact Jake Lemon, TU Eastern Shale Gas Monitoring Coordinator, at jlemon@tu.org or 814-779-3965.
Blog Post BY Jake_Lemon ON October 15, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Watershed Snapshot Day Data Summary
The WV/VA Monitoring Program is a state-wide network of volunteer stewards who monitor high quality streams at risk from shale gas development. As part of an effort to reach more remote streams a Watershed Snapshot Day event was held in West Virginia’s Monongahela National Forest.
TU, in partnership with West Virginia Save Our Streams, will be holding a Benthic Macroinvertebrate Survey training on Glady Fork near Bowden, WV on October 25th, 2014 from 10am to 3pm.
On Saturday August 2nd, 30 volunteers assembled outside of Elkins, West Virginia to participate in a one-day water quality monitoring event in the northern Monongahela National Forest.
On August 2 citizen scientists in West Virginia will be working to provide a snapshot of current water quality conditions in the Monongahela National Forest.
The coldwater streams of Central Appalachia are still struggling from century-old impacts of the energy industry. Streams buried by mountain top removal and rivers filled with abandoned mine drainage are not uncommon. Today, a new form of energy development – unconventional shale gas – is being [ READ MORE... ]
Event BY Jake_Lemon ON June 11, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
Watershed Snapshot DayAugust 02, 2014
Join your fellow West Virginians in collecting baseline water quality monitoring data in the Monongahela National Forest. The goal is to collect as many as samples as possible in one day!
Gallery BY Jake_Lemon ON June 10, 2014 - 0 COMMENTS
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