Trainer Resources

Trainer Manual

Train The Trainer Manual


It All Begins With You (Introduction to Georgia Adopt-A-Stream video)

PowerPoint Presentations

Presentations for Demonstrations (PowerPoint, color backgrounds)

AAS Introduction PPT

AAS Chemical Presentation (Freshwater, Lake and Coastal) PPT

AAS Bacterial Presentation PPT

AAS Macroinvertebrate Presentation PPT

Printable Versions of Presentations (PDF, no backgrounds)

AAS Introduction PDF

AAS Chemical Presentation (Freshwater, Lake and Coastal) PDF

AAS Bacterial Presentation PDF

AAS Macroinvertebrate Presentation PDF

Important Workshop Forms & Tests

Sign In & Waiver Form

AAS Chemical Test (Freshwater, Lake and Coastal)

AAS Chemical Test KEY

AAS Bacterial Test 

AAS Bacterial Test KEY          

AAS Macroinvertebrate Test  

AAS Macroinvertebrate Test KEY 

Additional Resources For Your Workshops

AAS Workshop Materials Checklist

Chemical and Macroinvertebrate Equipment Purchasing Information (Reference for Creating Volunteer Monitoring Kits)

Bacterial Equipment Purchasing Information (Reference for Creating Volunteer Monitoring Kits)

Workshop Promotion & Follow-up:

Georgia AAS Training Workshop Descriptions

AAS Flyer

Georgia AAS Abstract

QA/QC Workshop Follow Up Email Template (passed certification)

Handouts During Workshops:

AAS Monitoring Materials Checklist

Bacterial Example Handout File

3M TM E. coli/Coliform Count - Interpretation Guide

Who to Call List

Field Monitoring Directions for Chemical Monitoring - Freshwater

Field Monitoring Directions for Chemical Monitoring - Coastal

Additional Resources and Reference:

Watershed Delineation Example (ppt file)

Topo map of Arabia Mountain

Quality Assurance Plan Summary

Science Writing Tips

Stream Naming Info

UGA Adopt-A-Stream Lab Submission Form

Community Coordinators

Community Coordinator Meeting Minutes

May 17 – Community Coordinator Meeting ATL #1, EPD offices
May 22 – Community Coordinator Meeting, Americus
May 29 – Community Coordinator Meeting, Brunswick
Sept 27 - Community Coordinator Meeting ATL #2, Stone Mountain
Oct 1 - Community Coordinator Meeting, TNACI Chattanooga 

May 14 - Community Coordinator Meeting ATL #1, Sweetwater Creek State Park
July 18 - Community Coordinator Meeting ATL #2, Combined Confluence Planning Meeting, Stone Mountain
Dec 10 - Community Coordinator Meeting ATL #3, Annual Potluck at NPS Island Ford

Teacher PLU forms (also under Teacher Resources)

PLU Trainer Information

PLU Prior Credit Approval Form

PLU Completion of Credit Form