Puget Sound Stream Benthos

Olympic Park Institute Biomonitoring Project, Clallam County

OPI is now known as NatureBridge at Olympic National Park. Routine ambient monitoring conducted as part of OPI's environmental educational program. Goals are: 1) Involve students in data collection & analysis that has real-world applications; 2) Provide data to Olympic National Park and Streamkeepers of Clallam County. Sampling generally done in the area around Lake Crescent. QAPP: Olympic Park Institute and Olympic National Park Monitoring Project, 8/1/2001. Data verified and validated per Streamkeepers of Clallam County Quality Assurance Project Plan, 2000, and Eight Streams Project Monitoring & Quality Assurance Plan, 1997. OPI program managers performed field QC on this student data.