1845 N. Farwell Ave., Ste. 100
Miliwaukee, WI 53202
2005 (Organization started in 1995)
Milwaukee Riverkeeper's strives to maintain a watershed-wide network of trained citizen volunteers who monitor streams and rivers in the Milwaukee River Basin, collecting water quality data in a consistent and useable format. We use this data to inform decision making both for regulatory and management decisions, as well as for educational purposes. We also train volunteers to identify potential sources of pollution, and work collaboratively to find solutions to these problems.
Invertebrates (mussels, dragonflies, etc.)
Data Type(s) Collected:
Threats to Populations
Habitat Conditions and/or Availability
Collectors and users
# of Volunteers:
Training sessions for new volunteers
Advanced training sessions for experienced monitors
Data analysis and reporting
Facebook page or group
Staff consultation with individual monitors
Links to websites of other programs
Accepting New Volunteers?
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