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Survey for National Volunteer Monitoring Directory


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Monitoring program names:
Greenway Network, Inc.
Dardenne Creek Wetlands and Watershed Project

Affiliation, if you are part of a national, statewide, or regional network (e.g., Izaak Walton League, Texas Watch):
Missouri Stream Team


Contact Information
Name:volunteer coordinatorStreet:St. Charles Community College Center; Suite 202; Room E; 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
City: St. PetersState: Missouri
Zip Code:63376Phone: (636) 498-0772.
Email:greenwaynetwork@gmail.comWeb site1:http://www.greenwaynetwork.org/index.php
Fax: Web site2:


Does your program serve as an "umbrella" organization for smaller monitoring groups? Yes

Number of Active volunteers (excluding school classes):8
For programs that work with schools: Teachers Number:0 Students Number:0

Approx. annual monitoring budget: $ Year monitoring began: 1996

Sources of funding or in-kind support
X Federal Government State Government Local Government
X Foundations BusinessesX Memberships
X Donations Grass roots fundraising (events, solicitations, etc.)Other:

Does program have a written QA (quality assurance) plan?Yes Is it state-approved?Yes
EPA-approved? No

Does program have monitoring-related publications you are willing to share with, or sell to, other groups?No

Counties in which you monitor:


Program description:
The Dardenne Creek Wetlands and Watershed Project is a 3-year study to ascertain the impact of rapid development on the watershed and develop a watershed management plan. The plan will outline steps to be taken to minimize impacts, including the development of greenways and the restoration of wetlands.

Environments monitored:
River or Stream, Wetland

Physical/chemical monitoring:
Conductivity, Dissolved Oxygen, pH, Phosphorus, Rainfall, Secchi transparency, TSS/TDS, Turbidity, Water temp.


Biological monitoring:
Aquatic vegetation, Bacteria, Fecal coliform, Fish, Habitat assessments, Macroinvertebrates, Terrestrial vegetation

Exotic/Invasive Species:


Additional activities:
Land use surveys, Pipe surveys, Restoration, Stream channel morphology

Restoration activities:




Data Uses
EducationOur program, Local government, State government, University scientists
AdvocacyOur program
Research Our program, State government, Federal government, University scientists
Community organizingOur program
Screen for problemsOur program, State government
Establish baseline conditionsOur program, University scientists
Nonpoint source assessmentOur program, Local government, State government, University scientists
BMP evaluation 
Land use decisionsOur program, Local government
Watershed planningOur program, Local government, Federal government
Plan restoration projectsOur program, Local government
EnforcementLocal government
Legislation 
Shellfish bed closures 
Swimming advisories 
State 305(b) report 
Other
 

 

 
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