Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1805 Gunter AvenueGuntersville, AL 35976

About

Water Quality Monitors: Streams all over the county

Station supports teams with training, chemical testing kits, forms, monitoring supplies, technical assistance, springtime new-chemicals lunch, EPA protocol, database management, friendly faces, and annual family luau. Tennessee Valley Authority and Alabama Water Watch are partners in this project.

After training, volunteers join a team of 3 to 5 members, to monitor 3 stream streams once a month for physical, and chemical parameters. During the summer months monitors test for e. coli bacteria and quarterly teams sample for nutrients: phosphorous and nitrates. Approximate time per month: 2-3 hours

Terms: Volunteer must be at least 55 years of age, Car Required

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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