Thank you to our wonderful volunteers! In 2017, 863 volunteers donated a total of 2,395 hours of service to KCD projects including our Native Plant Nursery, Longfellow Creek Forest Restoration, Conservation Projects, Stream Stewards, and outreach events. Learn how you can get involved by visiting Volunteer Opportunities.
We have ported most of the recent Stream Steward data to http://www.monitorwater.org/ and you can now click on your site and various graphs will pop up showing your data. It is still a bit of a work in progress, however, we think you will find it very helpful to see your data alongside much of … Continued
It’s time for a Stream Steward gathering again. Gather with your fellow Stream Stewards and share your recent experiences out in the field. We will also discuss what some of your needs and goals are while participating in the Stream Steward program. We are looking to offer some advanced topic training this winter, and potentially … Continued
Join the King Conservation District for an afternoon of learning about water quality monitoring. A limited number of attendees will be able to take home a free Basic Water Quality Monitoring Kit to test their own streams or ditches for four parameters: Temperature, pH, Turbidity and Dissolved Oxygen. Also, you will learn how to share … Continued
Sent to us by our good friend Jeanne Dorn at King County Stormwater Services. Edmonds-Woodway Students Saving Salmon Club exposes students to real-world science EWHS students launch Stream Team effort to monitor water quality
This was sent to us from Jeanne Dorn. Thought you guys might like it! Art in Pond Scum Sally Warring, a biologist, isn’t afraid of getting her hands wet. She collects water samples from New York’s murkiest waters and examines the colorful life within them.
Did you know that there are freshwater mussels in King County streams and rivers? You can find an identification card about Freshwater Mussels in KCD’s Stream Stewards binders. For more information about freshwater mussels, visit the following external links: King County Environment: Animals, Plants and Habitat, Freshwater Mussels in King County, Washington Freshwater Mussels Pacific … Continued
Boise Creek Stream Flow http://waterdata.usgs.gov/wa/nwis/uv/?site_no=12099600 http://wa.water.usgs.gov/cgi/adr.cgi?12099600 Newaukum Creek Stream Flow http://waterdata.usgs.gov/wa/nwis/uv/?site_no=12108500 http://wa.water.usgs.gov/cgi/adr.cgi?12108500
Stream Stewards, Thank you for filling out the survey back in January. Here are the results, finally. Enumclaw_KCD_StreamStewardSurvey_2016_01
Stream Stewards, Please visit this link to fill out this survey about your experiences being a Stream Steward. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Q6Q69J2 (closes January 20) Results will be posted after January 22, 2016.