Puget Sound Stream Benthos

NatureBridge Biomonitoring Project, Clallam County

NatureBridge at Olympic National Park was once known as Olympic Park Institute. Routine ambient monitoring conducted as part of 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 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. NatureBridge program managers performed field QC on this student data.