Interested in becoming a Volunteer Monitor?
Citizens learn principles of AWW and how to monitor and evaluate physical, chemical and biological features of water. Workshops are offered throughout the state and carry Continuing Education Units (CEUs) with Auburn University.
Test physical and chemical characteristics of water to determine pollution sources and long-term trends in water quality. Quality is determined using a customized test kit.
Detect levels of E.coli and other coliform bacteria in water as indicators of contamination. Determine if water meets water quality standards for drinking, swimming and aquatic life.