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Webinar: Volunteer Monitoring: Lake Monitoring
Wednesday, 10 October 2018, 3:00
Wednesday, October 10, 2018. 3:00PM. Webinar: Volunteer Monitoring: Lake Monitoring. Mary Skopec, Iowa Lakeside Laboratories and Tony Thrope, Lakes of Missouri Volunteer Program. Sponsored by Department of Interior. More information here.
Volunteers collecting lake data is one of the oldest forms of aquatic citizen science in the United States with programs starting in 1970. Lake monitoring is a great example of community-lab partnerships with volunteers playing diverse roles in collecting and analyzing water quality samples. This webinar will highlight two lake volunteer monitoring programs, their protocols, community case stories, and examples of data use.