Who's Who of Citizen-based Monitoring in Wisconsin.
  		Photo: Wisconsin River - K. Mooney
Wisconsin Rivers Educator Network

Affiliation:
Center for Watershed Science and Education

Contact Information:
Wes Halverson
UW-SP Watersheds Center Coordinator
800 Reserve St.
Stevens Point, WI 54481
715-346-3806
whalvers@uwsp.edu

Year Started:
1992



Purpose:
To provide education, public information about the state of the local watershed as percieved by young people, and understanding about the connection between surface, ground and atmospheric water.

Subject Area(s):
Rivers/Streams

Data Type(s) Collected:
Physical parameters
Biological parameters
Chemical parameters


# of Volunteers:
60 with 1000 students

Volunteer Services:
Training sessions for new volunteers
Conferences
Group website
Data analysis and reporting
Email list or list-serve for volunteers
Staff consultation with individual monitors
Graduate credits for teachers
Some supplies and analyses

Accepting New Volunteers?
Yes


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