Volunteers are needed weekly to collect water samples and other physical climate measurements, then identify species of phytoplankton under a light microscope while watching for potentially harmful algal blooms (HABs) and signs of environmental disturbance in our marine waters.
|How to Join||
More information on NOAA's Phytoplankton Monitoring Network and list of sites can be found here: http://www.chbr.noaa.gov/pmn/vcurrent.aspx
Volunteers will be required to transport themselves to our dock for inshore monitoring; transist by vessel for offshore monitoring will be provided(18+).
|Ideal Age Group||College, Graduate students, Adults|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
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