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E-M:/ April 24: Pine River Water Quality Monitoring Day



Attention:  Aquatic biologists and other MDEQ and MDNR staff!  You’re welcome to come lend a hand!  Get your t-shirt!!  Free Krispy Kreme Donuts and Pizza!! 

 

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PINE RIVER

WATER QUALITY MONITORING DAY

SATURDAY - April 24, 2004

9AM till 3:30PM

           

Bring a Friend! 

 

No experience needed – all training, equipment and snacks provided

 

Contact Rita Jack at rita.jack@sierraclub.org or (517)484-2372 to RSVP

and for directions to Alma College

 

9:00AM           Meet at Alma College (Geology Lab, Dow Kapp Rm 234) for        Training & Orientation, all new participants receive free T-Shirt! 

 

10:30AM         Pass Out Equipment, Depart for Monitoring Sites

 

1 – 2:00PM      Return for Invertebrate Identification, Site Scoring, and Pizza lunch

 

All data and photos will be displayed at Public Meetings this spring about the cleanup of the Velsicol Chemical Superfund Site on the Pine River in St. Louis.  

 

Public Meeting Schedule to be announced in the next few weeks — watch your local papers and the Sierra Club website for more information about the Public Hearing—your opportunity to give and hear public comment.

 

The Water Sentinels Project is sponsored by the Sierra Club, Alma College Dept. of Environmental Studies, St. Louis High School, and the Chippewa Nature Center

 

 

 

 

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Rita Jack

Water Sentinels Project Director

Mackinac Chapter Sierra Club

tel:  517-484-2372

rita.jack@sierraclub.org

http://www.sierraclub.org/watersentinels/

 

"Speak out - even if your voice shakes."