As scientists, observation is key to how we learn about our natural world. To record your own observations, join inaturalist.org and become a citizen scientist.
When we study water quality we use the “bugs” or benthic macroinvertebrates as indicators to the river or streams health. Macroinvertebrates is a great resource for learning how to ID aquatic insects.
Protecting and conserving water is important for today and for future generations. Water-Use It Wisely has videos and other resources that can help us practice water conservation at school, work and at home.