Water Quality: USU Extension


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    Water is Life: Quality Matters


    Happy World Wetlands Day!

    World Wetlands Day 2018February 2nd, we celebrate World Wetlands Day.  Even in Utah 1% of the land is categorized as wetland, and though a small percent, the services of these wetland lands is crucial to our environment. Visit our wetlands page for information and resources to help you celebrate.   

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    6th Grade SEEd lessons available!

    I See, It Means graphing data sheet"Who and What is in the Water" - 6.4.1 SEEd storyline, phenomenon and 5 episodes. Find the lessons here!

     Help Monitor Lakes, Ponds and Reservoirs                 

    Utah Water Watch trainingVisit any ponds, lakes or reservoirs on a regular basis?  Enjoy using a microscope or want to try it out?  We need help monitoring for harmful algae!  If interested, check out Utah Water Watch - Harmful Algal Bloom monitoring for more information or the calendar for upcoming 2018 training.

    UDEQDEQ News

    Story by Amy Dickey with the Division of Water Quality.

    "Water Quality and Macroinvertebrates: A Story Under Every Rock". Read More.

    Green Roof DisplayGreen Roof Display

    Our previous staff and recent USU graduate, McKenna Drew, designed and implemented a green roof display on campus.  The display is currently in operation and located at the SE corner of the QCNR building.  McKenna is featured in the Utah State Today.  Learn more about stormwater and ways to reduce your pollution impacts here.