Monday, September 3, 2012

Introduction to Stream Waterwatch:

Level I Introduction to Stream Waterwatch:
Watershed Walk & Visual Survey Training and Level II Water Quality Chemical Training

When: Saturday, September 29th
Time: 10:30 am

Location: Trout Creek Park
Directions: From I-75 exit at Fletcher Avenue, head northeast on Morris Bridge Road for approximately ½ mile. Look for park entrance on the left. Follow road approximately 1 mile to the parking area & pay the park’s admission fee.
Park Phone: (813) 987-6200.

We will meet at a picnic shelter near the canoe launch on the river. Also, current volunteers – Please drop by if you need new chemicals with QA testing, just let us know what you need.

Please RSVP to if you plan on attending.
Water Quality Testing Questions:
Email Erik at
Phyllis at

Benthic Questions:
Email Peggy at

Hillsborough County Stream Waterwatch Sample Drop-off Locations:

Hillsborough Extension Service
(drop off inside the building)
5339 County Road 579 South
Seffner, FL
Phone: 744-5519
Business hours: 8 - 5
Days open: Monday - Friday

Lithia Springs Park
3932 Lithia Springs Road
Lithia Springs, FL
Phone: 744-5572

Also drop-off locations at Austin-Davis and Lutz libraries. For directions or questions call Phyllis Green: (813) 917-0935 or e-mail us at

Water samples are dropped off at one of the sites above. New sample bottles may be retrieved when dropping off samples.

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