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Survey for National Volunteer Monitoring Directory

Monitoring program names:
Chehalis GREEN

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

Contact Information
Name:Claire Denise Street:6128 Capitol Blvd.
City: OlympiaState: Washington
Zip Code:98501-5271Phone: 360 754-3588
Email:TCD@WLN.COMWeb site1:http://
Fax: 360 753-8085Web site2:

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

Number of Active volunteers (excluding school classes):0
For programs that work with schools: Teachers Number:15 Students Number:1500

Approx. annual monitoring budget: $40000 Year monitoring began: 1996

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

Does program have a written QA (quality assurance) plan?No Is it state-approved?No
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:
Chehalis GREEN works in Washington's second largest watershed. We have a very diversified resource-based economy including agriculture, fishing, and timber. Because run-off is the primary source of water, flooding is common.

Environments monitored:

Physical/chemical monitoring:
Rainfall, Water temp.

Biological monitoring:

Exotic/Invasive Species:

Additional activities:

Restoration activities:

Data Uses
Community organizing 
Screen for problems 
Establish baseline conditions 
Nonpoint source assessment 
BMP evaluation 
Land use decisions 
Watershed planning 
Plan restoration projects 
Shellfish bed closures 
Swimming advisories 
State 305(b) report 


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