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Bad River Watershed Association

Affiliation:
Township Road Departments, US Fish & Wildlife, Wisconsin DNR, County Land and Water Conservation Departments, Bad River Tribe

Contact Information:
Mariana Brewster
Volunteer Coordinator
P.O. Box 875
Ashland, WI 54806
715-682-2003
info@badriverwatershed.org

Year Started:
2002



Purpose:
The purpose of the Bad River Watershed Association is to protect the high quality of the natural resources of the watershed; to promote a community-wide responsible management and use of public and private lands and waters; to develop a knowledge base necessary for a deeper understanding of the regional ecosystems and the effects of human activity on those systems; and to serve as a pro-active community forum for education, coordination, and decision-making affecting the resources of the watershed.

Subject Area(s):
Rivers/Streams

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


# of Volunteers:
20

Hours/Volunteer/Year:
35

Volunteer Services:
Training sessions for new volunteers
Advanced training sessions for experienced monitors
Volunteer monitor newsletter
Group website
Data analysis and reporting
Regular meetings throughout the year
Email list or list-serve for volunteers
Staff consultation with individual monitors
Facebook page or group

Accepting New Volunteers?
Yes


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