What's Monitored


 

Video Training

The links for each parameter listed below will open a YouTube video. Select from the English or Spanish versions. Scripts with time stamps are also available for each video as pdf files in the table below.

Level 1 Videos:

Dissolved Oxygen
approx. run time 13:08
Script (94 KB pdf)
Oxigeno Disuelto (Spanish dubbed video) Script (95 KB pdf)

Macroinvertebrates
approx. run time 11:39
Script (57 KB pdf)
Macroinvertrbrados (Spanish dubbed video) Script (100 KB pdf)

Streamflow
approx. run time 7:20
Script (44 KB pdf)
Flujo (Spanish dubbed video) Script (86 KB pdf)

Temperature
approx. run time 2:27
Script (40 KB pdf)
Temperatura (Spanish dubbed video) Script (80 KB pdf)

Transparency
approx. run time 5:20
Script (46 KB pdf)
Turbidez (Spanish dubbed video) Script (87 KB pdf)


Level 2 Videosnew:

Continuous Temperature Monitoring

Script (94 KB pdf)

Monitorizacion continua de temperatura Script (92 KB pdf)

 

Dissolved Oxygen Meter Calibration (YSI 550A) Script (90 KB pdf)
Calibracion del medidor de oxigeno disuelto (YSI 550A) Script (89 KB pdf)

 

Dissolved Oyxgen Meter (YSI 550A) Tip Replacement Script (76 KB pdf)
Cambiar el punto de la sonda del medidor de oxigeno dieuelto (YSI 550A) Script (75 KB pdf)

 

Dissolved Oxygen Monitoring with YSI 550A Meter Script (82 KB pdf)
Monitorizacion de oxigeno diduelto (YSI 550A) Script (81 KB pdf)

 

pH Meter (Oakton Acorn pH 5) Calibration Script (84 KB pdf)
Calibracion del medidor de pH Oakton Acorn 5 Script (84 KB pdf)

 

pH Meter (Oakton Acorn pH 5+) Calibration Script (86 KB pdf)
Calibracion del medidor de pH Oakton Acorn 5+ Script (85 KB pdf)

 

pH Monitoring Script (82 KB pdf)
Monitorizacion de pH Script (82 KB pdf)


Level 3 Videosnew:

ECTestr (Specific Conductance Meter) Calibration Script (89 KB pdf)
Calibracion de ECTestr Script (88 KB pdf)

 

Specific Conductance and Chloride (Road Salt Project) Monitoring Script (91 KB pdf)
Mostrar sal de camino Script (91 KB pdf)

 

Total Phosphorus Monitoring Script (93 KB pdf)
Monitorizaction de fosforoso total Script (84 KB pdf)

 

Total Phosphorus Packing and Shipping Script (84 KB pdf)
Empaqutar y enviar de muestras de fosforoso total Script (84 KB pdf)

 

Cross-Level Training Videos:

Getting Started - Introduction to Water Action Volunteers - part 1
approx run time 3:40

Script (45 KB pdf)
Getting Started - Introduction to Water Action Volunteers - part 2
approx. run time 2:19
Script (41 KB pdf)
Site Selection
approx. run time 2:15
Script (41 KB pdf)
Disinfecting Your Gear to Avoid Spreading Aquatic Invasive Speciesnew

English Script (84 KB pdf)

Etapas de disinfectionnew

Spanish Script (84 KB pdf)

Understanding Your Data
approx. run time 5:21
Script (49 KB pdf)
Resources for WAV Volunteers
approx. run time 2:29
Script (41 KB pdf)
Stream Ecology Basics
approx. run time 41:45
 
Understanding Macroinvertebrates
approx. run time 22:52
 

We are grateful to Dave Wiseman, Katie Van Gheem, and Ilana Haimes for transcription of the scripts. We're also grateful to have Spanish versions of the videos. Credits for those are as follows:

Level 1 Videos:

Script translation: Emilia Arcos
Editing: Catherine Woodward
Voiceover: Isabel Davila, Osmanys Broche
Ceiba Foundation for Tropical Conservation 2010

Level 2 and 3 Videos:

Development: Ilana Haimes
Script review: Janice Redford

 

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