Sat, Oct 23|
Bacterial Water Quality Workshop
Become a citizen scientist by getting certified as a Bacterial Water Quality Monitoring Volunteer!
Time & Location
Oct 23, 2021, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
The Chapel, 114 Harris Farm Rd, Brunswick, GA 31520, USA
About the Event
Become a citizen scientist by getting certified as a Bacterial Water Quality Monitoring Volunteer! The Bacterial Monitoring Workshop will teach volunteers how to monitor E. coli levels in their streams. E. coliis an indicator organism that is often used to assess the water quality. Monitoring levels of E. coli can help identify possible sources of pollution. This workshop will focus on proper collection of a water sample; transfer of sample onto plates that will be incubated, and proper interpretation of results. This workshop will be held on Saturday, October 23rd, from10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at The Chapel, 114 Harris Farm Road, Brunswick. This workshop has a 10 person maximum so please make sure to register.