• Ms. Cathy W.
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    Posted May 30, 2018

    Sign up for Stream Science Classes with Audubon Naturalist Society

    The Audubon Naturalist Society, which has sponsored a biological water quality monitoring program for 25 years, has a few spots left in its upcoming stream science classes. The classes are open to anyone 10 years and older who has an interest in learning about local streams or who is considering joining our program. Start the…

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    Posted May 1, 2018

    Upcoming Stream Science Classes

    Start the summer off by learning more about our streams. The Audubon Naturalist Society, which has sponsored a biological water quality monitoring program for 25 years, is now offering classes in stream science and invasive plant identification. The classes are open to anyone 10 years and older who has an interest in learning about local…

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    Posted January 16, 2018

    Upcoming stream science classes

    For 25 years, the Audubon Naturalist Society in Chevy Chase, Maryland, has been teaching the natural history of aquatic ecology and training volunteer stream monitors who track the health of our region’s streams. Learn from the experts: study stream science in our introductory classes, and you just might be inspired to become a stream monitor…

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    Posted November 7, 2017

    Upcoming Stream Science Classes at Audubon Naturalist Society — Registration now open!

    Stream Science Classes at Audubon Naturalist Society For 25 years, ANS has been teaching the natural history of aquatic ecology and training volunteer stream monitors who track the health of our region’s streams. Learn from the experts: study stream science in our introductory classes, and you just might be inspired to become a stream monitor yourself! Our…

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    Posted May 15, 2017

    Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring (field workshop)

    In the field workshop, we will visit a stream to practice collecting benthic macroinvertebrates and identifying those we find. Registration is required. Please go to https://anshome.org/adults/ to register.

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    Posted May 15, 2017

    Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring (classroom session)

    The Audubon Naturalist Society sponsors a volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Program for benthic macroinvertebrates. Find out how these small organisms that live on the bottom of our streams help us assess stream health and learn how to identify them to the taxonomic level of order. The classroom session will begin with a PowerPoint presentation, followed…

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  • Ms. Cathy W.
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    Posted January 16, 2017

    New Classes in Water Quality Monitoring with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    Classes are open to everyone interested in learning more about our streams and the creatures that dwell within them. To register, go to http://anshome.org/index.php/nature-programs/water-quality-monitoring/water-quality-classes Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring Find out about monitoring! Classroom Session Woodend Sanctuary, Chevy Chase, MD Section A: Tuesday, January 24 (7-9:30 pm) Section B: Thursday, March 16 (7-9:30 pm) Fee…

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  • Ms. Cathy W.
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    Posted January 11, 2016

    Water Quality Monitoring Classes

    The Audubon Naturalist Society will be offering classes in benthic macroinvertebrate identification and water quality monitoring techniques at Woodend Sanctuary, 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, Maryland. The fee is $12 per session, but is waived for students earning SSL credit or for members of the Audubon Naturalist Society. Go to http://anshome.org/index.php/nature-programs/water-quality-monitoring/water-quality-classes for more information…

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    Posted April 27, 2015

    Classes in Water Quality Monitoring with the Audubon Naturalist Society

    The Water Quality Monitoring Program of the Audubon Naturalist Society will be offering classes in benthic macroinvertebrate identification starting April 29. All but the field workshop will be held at Woodend Sanctuary, 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, Maryland. Classes are open to everyone. The fee for each class is $12, but will be waived…

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  • Ms. Cathy W.
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    Posted September 2, 2014

    Introduction to Water Quality Monitoring Workshop

    For over 20 years, the Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) has conducted a Water Quality Monitoring Program at stream sites in Montgomery County, Maryland, and Washington, DC.  We collect benthic macroinvertebrates (organisms living in the substrate, like aquatic insects) and identify them to the taxonomic level of family. Learn how these organisms help us assess the…

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