Water quality training Oct. 2

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JASPER – Hoosier Riverwatch will offer free training at Vincennes University Jasper Campus, Saturday Oct. 2 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT. Participants should take their own lunches.

The Hoosier Riverwatch Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Basic Training program introduces citizens and educators to water quality monitoring utilizing hands-on habitat, chemical, and biological assessment methods.

Participants gain experience and skills in the use of chemical monitoring kits and aquatic insect collection and identification.

Pre-registration is required. Call (812) 481-5909 or send an email to jmcfaul@vinu.edu. To learn more about Hoosier Riverwatch go to www.in.gov/dnr/nrec/2945.htm.