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Stream Tracker

Main Project Information
Presented By Colorado State University
Goal To track streamflow presence or absence
Task Navigate to streams and record when and where there is flow
Where Colorado, United States of America

Stream Tracker is community powered stream monitoring project to improve the mapping and monitoring of smaller, intermittent streams through crowd sourced on-the-ground observations of streamflow presence and absence.

How to Join

To sign-up, join our project For more information on how to stream track visit our website:

Project Timing The best time to participate in this project is during the spring, summer, and fall when streams in more arid regions are flowing and begin to dry up.
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Android App URL
Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors
Average Time Less than an hour
Spend the Time outdoors
Type of Activity In oceans, streams, rivers, lakes, While fishing, On a hike, Emergency Response, In the car, In snow or rain, On a walk, run
Training Materials
Tags community, crowd-sourced observations, intermittent streams, monitoring, roads, seasonal, streamflow, trails
Project Updated 12/23/2018