Do you know what a watershed is? Ever wonder how scientists collect water samples and measure water quality? By participating in our Freshwater Ecosystem activities you’ll measure common water chemistry parameters using modern technology. If you want an in-depth learning experience? Sign up for our guided water testing activity at the WVOLL tent located in Boulder Cove (this activity has limited space so don’t wait).
Check out the resources below to help you complete your activities.
Merit Badge Correlations:
– YSI Location
– Instructions to Connect to Water Quality Sonde (pdf)
– Lake Water Quality Measurements Sheet (pdf)
– Water Chemistry pH Graph (pdf)