Celebrate World Water Monitoring Day!
When: Wednesday, September 19, 4:30–8 p.m.
Where: Stroud Water Research Center
This entire event is free and open to the public! RSVPs are not required, but are appreciated.
World Water Monitoring Day aims to build public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by empowering citizens to carry out basic monitoring of their local water bodies. Come learn about the Stroud Center’s water monitoring work and find out how you can get involved!
Schedule of Events
4:30–5:45 p.m. Demonstrations: electrofishing, sensor station, aquatic insect identification
5:45– 6:30 p.m. Refreshments, recognition reception
6:30–8 p.m. Keynote lecture: author, conservationist, and photographer Tim Palmer presents his book Wild & Scenic Rivers of America on the 50th anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act.
Event also includes an art exhibit by Robert Jenkins.