Monitoring Teams

Monitoring Activities Being Conducted by Schools along the Cedar River:

  • Measure channel width
  • Conduct chemical water tests for phosphorous, nitrates, chlorine, pH, sediment, ammonia, dissolved oxygen
  • Measure temperature of the water
  • Photograph the sites
  • GPS the streambank and develop maps of the sites
  • Take Extensive notes on the ocnditions of the site including land use, any obstructions in the stream, and wildlife and habitat conditions

Additional Education and Youth Activities:

  • River Cleanups
  • Stream Workshops
  • Elementary Presentations
  • Erosion Site Monitoring