Training

Knowing how to properly collect water samples is key to high quality results! Here are some resources to get you started. Or if you are returning to the program they can serve as great refreshers too, before the next sampling season.

Lake Monitoring Training Videos

Sampling Kit Components

How to use a Secchi Disk

How to use an Integrated Sampler

Integrated Sampler Maintenance and Care

Volunteer Surface Water Monitoring Guide (MPCA)

Safety Data for Sulfuric Acid