Georgia Adopt-A-Stream: Macroinvertebrate Workshop

Georgia Farm Bureau 7664 US-19, Zebulon, Georgia

Learn how to sample the biological diversity of a stream! The macroinvertebrates found in a stream are excellent indicators of the condition of both water quality and habitat. This workshop will focus on collection techniques as well as macroinvertebrate identification. Participants who pass the course will be certified to sample macros for Georgia Adopt-A-Stream for […]

Roswell Macroinvertebrate Monitoring Workshop

Online Georgia

Stream macroinvertebrates (insects, mollusks, and crustaceans) are excellent indicators of the condition of both water quality and habitat. This workshop will focus on macroinvertebrate collection techniques and identification; in other words, catching cool animals! Volunteers who identify the macroinvertebrates with 90%accuracy and pass the written test with a score of 80% or better will be […]

Chemical Monitoring Workshop

Jones Bridge Park 4901 E Jones Bridge Rd, Peachtree corners, Georgia

The Chemical Monitoring Workshop is designed to teach volunteers about basic stream water chemistry and how to conduct various chemical tests using hand-held field equipment. The basic set of tests include dissolved oxygen, conductivity, pH, and temperature. Volunteers who collect data within 10% accuracy and pass the written test with a score of 80% or […]