National Water Monitoring News

The National Water Quality Monitoring Council has just released its 9th edition of “National Water Monitoring News.”  This newsletter provides a forum of communication among water practitioners across the Nation. In support of the national Council’s mission, this newsletter is designed to foster partnerships and collaboration; advance water science; improve monitoring strategies; and enhance data integration, comparability, and reporting.  This edition highlights many events, activities, and new products and we hope the information is useful for your water needs. Among the topics included:

  • Highlights from the NWQMC 2014 Conference
  • New Council members
  • New products and resources from Federal and State agencies
    • NOAA monitoring of algal blooms in Lake Erie
    •  National Ground Water Monitoring Network
    • EPA national aquatic resource surveys
    • State highlights from Minnesota, Florida and Maryland
  • Policy impacts of Volunteer Water Monitoring Programs
  • Tools for assessing nutrient loads to water bodies
  • Recent publications of interest

The full edition of the newsletter can be viewed here: national_monitoring_news_fall2014-.