Water quality
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Rivers, oceans, lakes, aquifers, groundwater, stormwater, urban canals, underground streams, estuaries, and more -- we are passionate about water quality! This page will help you find resources to explore the waterbodies you care about, and connect with other people who have the same interests: ### Questions on Water Quality: [questions:water-quality] **** ## Monitoring * [Water sampling](/water-sampling) * [Water sensors](/water-sensors) * Posts on #water-monitoring * Posts on #water-testing * Posts on #reagents ## Water quality parameters Read about different water quality parameters here, including pH, nitrogen, conductivity, temperature, ORP and turbidity: * https://publiclab.org/common-water-contaminants Also see this overview of 7 ways to monitorn water quality: * https://publiclab.org/notes/anngneal/12-08-2017/7-ways-to-measure-monitor-and-evaluate-water-quality ## Groups and projects working on water quality issues: [wikis:project:water-quality] **** ## Water quality related pages [wikis:parent:water-quality] **** ## Activities [activities:water-quality]...


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alejobonifacio "No problem, it will be the next time! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
denissebn_06 "I will be attending! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
denissebn_06 "Thanks! I will totally join the call " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Markos "Thanks for the invitation but I won't be able to participate. If it's recorded, let me know where it will be available for me to watch later. Best ..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
alejobonifacio "@Markos sería un placer que pudieses estar! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
bhamster "@Greenhorns and @Markos, tagging you in case you're interested in joining this call on water quality monitoring! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
bhamster "@denissebn_06 tagging you in case you're interested! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Ag8n "The only thing I can think off is the magnesium electrode in the middle of most electric water heaters. It's there to stop the body of the water h..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
virusseglio "Very interesting 👏👏, I'll be there! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
virusseglio "Muy interesante 👏👏, allí estaré! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
bhamster "I will be attending! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
alejobonifacio "It would be a pleasure if @warren and @donblair can attend the event " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
bhamster "I will be attending! " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
liz "Great point. Would some cheap conductivity work help raise the understanding among more people of the need for $100, more conclusive testing? If so..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
liz "Have you thought at all about whether you are aiming to go directly to procuring lab data of baseline water quality that lab scientists will testif..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Ag8n "There are test strips available for those, too. The more expensive ones are for testing drinking water. The cheaper test strips are for testing fi..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Greenhorns "Yeah this is a great point! We're definitely considering pH paper tests, the more costly tests we're interested in are for metals like lead, arseni..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Ag8n "The reason I ask- the EPA testing will always be expensive. Sometimes you can do some "screening" pH tests that are much cheaper. These would be ..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
Ag8n "Can you give more information on the pH test is being done? Who is doing it? What instrument is being used? Thanks for the help. " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
pornwb746 "nice post great work everything thanks " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
bhamster "We're so happy and thankful that you're here @alejobonifacio! Welcome! 🎉 " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
alejobonifacio "Hi @amocorro! :hand: Thanks for the welcome greetings! I am also very happy to be part of the Public Lab community. And I hope to learn a lot her..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
denissebn_06 "Mucho gusto @alejobonifacio, de igual manera acabo de llegar a public lab hace 3 meses como becaria del proyecto VVAMP, Si nesecitas ayuda en algo ..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
amocorro "Welcome @alejobonifacio! So glad to meet another water advocate and fresh water enthusiast. Can't wait to learn more about the waterways you are de..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago