Our Volunteers

    Our Volunteers

    Without our volunteers Utah Water Watch would not exist.  We appreciate all the hard work and dedication from our volunteers!

    Click here to view photos of UWW volunteers and from training events.

    Volunteer of the Year

    iluguioEvery year, we select a volunteer of the year and highlight them on our website and social media.  Learn why they enjoy and continue to monitor and view the graphs of their data.

    2017 Volunteers of the Year

    2016 Volunteer of the Year

    2015 Volunteer of the Year

    2014 Volunteer of the Year

    2013 Volunteer of the Year

    2013 Featured Summer Volunteer

    2012 Volunteer of the Year

    Monthly Winners

        We award monthly prizes for volunteers who submit data. Prizes include T-shirts, hats, water bottles and other fun items to show our appreciation. Simply monitor your site and submit your data online to be Boys collecting macroinvertebratesautomatically entered into the drawing.

    2017 winners

    April - Dan Gillenwater - Parleys Canyon Creek - Jordan River Watershed

    May - Thomas Beesley - Jordan River - Salt Lake City, Jordan River Watershed

    'lnJune - Abby Bloomer - Big Cottonwood Creek - Jordan River Watershed

    July - Julie Applegate - Santa Clara River - Virgin River Watershed

    August - Doug Johnson - Weber River and Davis County Pond 1 - Weber River Watershed

    September - Carol Flowers - Mill Creek - Salt Lake City, Jordan River Watershed

    October - Steve Cox - Deer Creek, Boulder Creek in the Escalante River Watershed


    • Prizes are only awarded for the months of April through October.
    • One winner will be selected for each month. No repeat winners during the same calendar year.
    • The selection for the monthly winner will occur three business days after the end of the month. To be eligible your report for the month needs to be submitted by then.
    • The winner will be randomly selected from the pool of all volunteers who have successfully reported a monitoring event for that month.
    • Your name will be put into the drawing each time you report a monitoring event during the month. The more you monitor, the more chances you have of winning a prize!
    • If you are selected to be a winner, you will be contacted by email or phone after the selection has been made.
    • We will also announce the winner on the Utah Water Watch website and social media.

    Past Winners

    2016 Monthly Winners

    2015 Monthly Winners

    2014 Monthly Winners