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    April 7, 2020: Citizen Science with Save Our Streams! (Gaithersburg, MD)

    Citizen science uses the power of local communities and citizens to answer questions about the world around us. The Izaak Walton League of America is connecting Americans across the country to paint a picture of national stream health. Join us and discover two of our citizen science programs: Stream Selfie and Creek Critters! You’ll learn…

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    March 21, 2020: Save Our Streams Club Educator Training (Gaithersburg, MD)

    Are you an educator that inspires your students to lead? Are you interested in bringing hands-on STEM learning to your students through mission-based water quality activities? Save Our Streams (SOS) Clubs may be the perfect program for you and your students! This program is a project of the TIA Alliance, a conservation partnership between non-profits…

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    May 9, 2020: Virginia Save Our Streams Training (Leesburg, VA)

    Virginia Save Our Streams is a fun way to test water quality in small streams by collecting and identifying underwater critters, called macroinvertebrates. The Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA) in partnership with the Loudoun County IWLA chapter is providing a workshop for those who wish to learn how to test their local water quality…

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    Winter Salt Watch

    Winter is just around the corner, and the Izaak Walton League is gearing up for another season of Winter Salt Watch. Road salt keeps us safe on sidewalks and roads, but can also pose a threat to wildlife and human health. You can help track local stream health by measuring chloride levels throughout the winter…

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    Save Our Streams Photo Contest!

    Save Our Streams is hosting an end-of-year photo contest! Submit your best photos the following categories: Macroinvertebrates, Monitoring in Action, Community, Pets and Streams, and Nature and Wildlife. You could win one of our great prizes, including limited edition t-shirts, original macroinvertebrate stickers, a LaMotte macrolens, or a copy of Rhys Voshell’s A Guide to…

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    November 2, 2019: Save Our Streams Training

    The Izaak Walton League will be hosting a certification workshop for monitors in the Chesapeake watershed.Training materials will be supplied for attendees. Dress for the weather, as we will be doing the field component in rain or shine. Please bring rubber boots or shoes that can get wet. All class materials will be provided, including…

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