Hoosier Riverwatch

January 1st, 1994 - January 1st, 1994 | PROJECT

Hoosier Riverwatch promotes stewardship of Indiana's waterways through a volunteer stream monitoring and water quality education program. Hoosier Riverwatch is a state-sponsored water quality monitoring initiative. The program was started in 1994 to increase public awareness of water quality issues and concerns by training volunteers to monitor stream water quality. Hoosier Riverwatch is sponsored by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources - Division of Fish and Wildlife. Funding is provided in part by the Federal Sport Fish Restoration Fund.

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Team Members

Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Contributor
Natural Resources Education Center, Contributor
Lisa Ritter-McMahan, Contact


Audience: Adults | Educators | Teachers | Scientists
Discipline: Ecology | forestry | agriculture | Geoscience and geography | Life science
Resource Type: Project Descriptions
Environment Type: Citizen Science Programs | Public Programs