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Kentucky River Watershed Watch is part of a statewide organization, Watershed Watch in Kentucky, which is a citizens monitoring effort to improve and protect water quality by raising community awareness and supporting implementation of the goals of the Clean Water Act.The organization hopes to encourage people to venture out into the Kentucky River Basin to see, first-hand, the condition of their local streams and rivers.
 

 

KRWW Newsletter - March 2014

 

KRWW Events Calendar

2014 Calendar

Phase I Workshops on Program Logistics, Field Chemistry and Grab Sampling:

Saturday, March 29, 2014 - Frankfort 
      Where:  Kentucky Division of Water, 200 Fair Oaks Lane, Room 204A, Frankfort
      When: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - Lexington
      Where: Bluegrass Community & Technical College, 470 Cooper Drive, Lexington
      (parking structure across the street)
      When: 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - Lexington-2:00pm (David Gabbard Memorial Tree Planting, UK Arboretum)

Newsletter attached here

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - Irvine 
      Where:  Estill County Extension Office, 76 Golden Court, Irvine
      When:  10:00 a.m.

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - Midway 
      Where:  Midway College, Ann Hart Building, Room 226
      When: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - Lexington   
Where: McConnell Springs Nature Park – Education Center, 416 Rebmann Lane, Lexington
When: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 - Danville/Lancaster 

    Where: Garrard County Extension Office
    When: 9:00 a.m.

 

Phase II Workshops on Biological and Habitat Assessment:

Saturday, April 26, 2014 - Richmond 
            Where:  SEE GOOGLE MAP

Classroom Portion: Eastern Kentucky University New Science Building Room 3106. Parking adjacent to building.  ENTER THROUGH REAR DOOR (LEVEL WITH PARKING LOT)
Field Portion: Confluence of Irvine Creek & Tates Creek off Goggins Lane
When: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., with lunch served

Please contact JoAnn Palmer to register for one of the Training Workshops (joann.palmer@ky.gov or 1-800-928-0045). 

 

2014 Sampling Events:

Spring Pesticide - Friday, May 16 and Sat., May 17

Biological/Habitat - Fri., May 30 - Sun., June 15

Synoptic Pathogen - Fri., July 11 and Sat., July 12

Follow-Up Pathogen - Fri., August 8 and Sat., August 9

Fall Metals/Nutrients - Fri., September 12 - Mon., September 15

 

 

Other Meetings or Events

NEWS:

The Kentucky Green Infrastructure Action Plan for Stormwater & Wet Weather Sewage Management

Harrods Creek Watershed Project Kickoff- February 24

How to calibrate your conductivity meter. Watch Here.

 

 

KRWW appreciates funding support from the following organizations.
Kentucky River Authority
Virginia Environmental Endowment.
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky
Bluegrass Community Foundation
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government
Bluegrass PRIDE
Eastern Kentucky PRIDE
 
Volunteer collects grab sample.
Field Instruction
Field Instruction
Volunteers assess pH levels
Aquatic Macroinvertebrate Identification
Board of Directors

Scientific Advisor
Dr. Lindell Ormsbee

Data Manager
Malissa McAlister

Board Members
Ken Cooke
Doug Curl
Don Dampier
John Delfino
Hank Graddy
Cindy King
Malissa McAlister
Mary Miller
Bethany Overfield
JoAnn Palmer
John Webb
Pamla Wood

Donations to KRWW:

Kentucky River Water Watch

P.O. Box 1248

Frankfort, KY 40602


 
 
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