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Water Action Volunteers - Lake Superior Basin

Affiliation:
UWEX / WDNR Water Action Volunteers

Contact Information:
Sue O'Halloran
Lake Superior Basin WAV Volunteer Coordinator
University of Wisconsin-Superior
PO Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880
715-394-8525
sohallor@uwsuper.edu

Year Started:
2005



Purpose:
To engage citizen volunteers to become more aware of streams and watersheds and the land use around them, to educate citizens about water resources in the Lake Superior Basin, and to influence management decisions.

Subject Area(s):
Rivers/Streams

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


Volunteer Services:
Training sessions for new volunteers
Advanced training sessions for experienced monitors
Conferences
Volunteer monitor newsletter
Group website
Data analysis and reporting
Regular meetings throughout the year
Staff consultation with individual monitors

Accepting New Volunteers?
Yes


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