Additional Resources

Life at the Water's Edge: A Guide to Stream Care in Georgia

Where Rivers are Born: The Scientific Imperative for Defending Small Streams and Wetlands - (4MB pdf) 

Evaluation of Stream Conditions Guide - Likely causes of  physically observable conditions at a stream

Georgia Riverkeeper Listservs 

Storm Drain Stenciling

"You're the Solution to Water Pollution" P2AD PowerPoint Presentation

Get The Dirt Out - Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Chemical Parameters:

General Information on Dissolved Oxygen - CO/USGS Water Quality Monitoring

Understanding Turbidity in Lakes - Lake Access, an EPA EMPACT Program

What is Turbidity and Why is it Important? - EPA Water Quality Monitoring - Chapter 5.5


What is Iron Bacteria?

Total coliforms, fecal coliforms, and E. coli on the Chattahoochee - USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center - Georgia

3MTM E. coli/Coliform Count - Interpretation Guide


North America Benthological Society

Izaak Walton League of America Save Our Streams

Name That Bug game by Ray Swords

Know Your Macros by Michael Clapp - slideshow about macroinvertebrates and how to identify them

Macroinvertebrate ID Key - by New York DEC

Macroinvertebrate Identification Game - Allegheny College

Aquatic Insects of American Trout Streams - excellent macroinvertebrate photos

The Fisher Monk (guide to identifying mayflies for fly fishermen)

Mayfly Identification - by Dr. Corey Leonhard

Macroinvertebrate Key - by Kentucky Water Watch Program

Test Your Skills With the #MysteryMacro Quiz - Stroud Water Research Center