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Adopt-A-Stream Chemical / Bacterial Workshop

Adopt-A-Stream Chemical / Bacterial Workshop

When: Saturday, March 2, 2019. 9:30am-3pm.

Where: USC Upstate Campus, Smith Science Building

Description: The Chemical Monitoring workshop is designed to teach volunteers about basic stream water chemistry and how to conduct the chemical tests using hand-held field equipment. The basic set of test that volunteers are asked to conduct includes dissolved oxygen, conductivity, pH and temperature.

The Bacterial Monitoring Workshop will teach volunteers how to monitor E. coli levels in their adopted waterway. E. coli is an indicator organism that is often used to assess the water quality. Please come dressed appropriately for water sampling from a nearby creek, this workshop will continue rain or shine!

For more information on this workshop contact Beth Button at 864.503.5728 or Let us know if you want chemical, bacterial, or both trainings. Lunch will be provided.